Chris Bishop

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.

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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.


  • Michael Nicholas: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Michael Nicholas - Drones and the latest developments in digital ground modelling and visualisation

  • Chris Bishop: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Chris Bishop - What is asbestos?

  • Aaron Florence: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Aaron Florence - WWII unexploded ordnance, is your site at risk in 2017?

  • Chris Barrett: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Chris Barrett - Estimating remediation costs using the Homes and Communities Agency guidance

  • Debbie Burns: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Debbie Burns - Development of Apps to Replace Outdated Paper Systems