UK Asbestos Training Association Ltd
Chris has been in the asbestos industry for more than 17 years. With a background in analytical chemistry and quality management, he was Quality Manager for a ISO 17025 accredited testing laboratory that also was one of the first to achieve accreditation to ISO 17020 Inspection Body status.
He gained further site experience as Technical and Training Manager for one of the largest Licensed Asbestos Removal Contractors, and in 2009 set up a small independent consultancy delivering a full suite of asbestos related training and asbestos NVQ assessments.
As Managing Director of ATAC (Asbestos Training and Consultancy) Ltd, he has a range of established clients and has worked in the construction, retail, education and health service sectors, and has project managed several land remediation schemes.
What is asbestos?
The session will consider asbestos in soil as a contaminant from an analytical perspective and what the implications are for the client and removal teams.
EVEN MORE SEMINARS
Chris Swainston - AGS cover systems update
Graham Warren - NVQ and CPD: The future shape of the Asbestos sector
Dr. Andy Hughes - Technology to understand preferential groundwater flowpaths
Alexandros Droudakis - Innovative Geosynthetic Composites in the Remediation of Contaminated Sites
John Dawes - Inland spill response changes over the last 30 years and development of the spill contractors’ accreditation scheme