Dave’s experience in the construction industry spans over a period from 1982 to present. Throughout this period he has worked for 5 national contractors; Wimpey, Kier, Tilbury Douglas, Ballast and Rok. He has new build and refurbishment experience in many sectors including, healthcare, residential, and pharmaceutical, education, commercial and industrial property, leisure, and retail.
Dave joined the industry as a Trainee Site Engineer and then graduated through Management positions at a Project level before becoming a Contracts Manager in 2001. His most recent position was that of Regional Manager, which he left in August 2008.
Dave has completed both the NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety and is a Graduated member of IOSH. He also holds the IRCA Auditor qualification for OSHAS 18001 management systems, Asbestos P405 course and the Face Fit Train the Trainer course. He is a City and Guilds approved Manual Handling trainer and a British Abrasives Federation approved instructor on abrasive Wheels. He has also recently completed the City and Guilds PTLLS course which together with the CIEH Professional Trainer’s Certificate demonstrates his teaching abilities.
He brings a wealth of experience to Carney Consultancy Limited and approaches health and safety in a practical way backed up with his recent knowledge gained from these studies. His role is to help develop the business especially in the provision training courses and providing Health & Safety advice to design organisations.