Simon is a Graduate member of the Institute of Occupational Safety & Health and the Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment. With a Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health and Practitioner Certificate in Environmental Management, Simon has gained over 20 years of construction experience progressing through the ranks of the Civil Engineering industry from a Chain man through to Site Management and then Senior Health and Safety Manager within both Principal and subcontractor roles. Simon has spent the last 14 years in Health & Safety and has worked on a wide variety of projects including bridge refurbishment and modification, maintenance of top tier COMAH sites and new build hospitals, schools, leisure facilities and custody suites.
Simon is an experienced trainer, delivering training in Manual Handling, CDM regulations, SMSTS, SSSTS and H&S Awareness for operatives, Safe Working at Height, PASMA and Confined Spaces. Simon is also an NVQ assessor for both CSkills and ProQual awards schemes.
Simon is an active committee member for the North East branch of Working Well Together.