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John McDermott BSc Hons BA Hons CMIOSH

John McDermott

Professional Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons)
  • BA (Hons)
  • Diploma in Health & Safety Management
  • DMS - Diploma in Management Studies
  • Asbestos ­ P402 & P405
  • Diploma in Safety Practice
  • NEBOSH Assessment of Workplace Noise
  • Certificate, Preparing to Teaching in the Life Long Learning Sector (PTLLS), City and Guilds.

Professional Memberships

  • CMIOSH Chartered Member of Institution of Occupational Safety and Health 
  • OSHCR Registered on the Occupational Safety & Health Consultants Register

John is a highly qualified Health & Safety Consultant with considerable experience creating and delivering IOSH & NEBOSH accredited and non accredited courses with expertise in construction. He has a professional background in manufacturing and the public sector primarily.

Professional Background

John is a Chartered Safety Practitioner with over 14 years of professional experience gained in local authorities in the public sector and also in manufacturing. He was responsible for controlling and applying health and safety, risk management, emergency planning and business continuity, working with people at all levels and managing teams effectively.

His career as an experienced trainer spans over 22 years including four years’ experience in teaching City & Guilds PTLLS courses equipping him with training knowledge and skills. Based on his professional experience, John is very competent and successful tutor delivering the NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety, NEBOSH General Certificate Occupational Health & Safety, NEBOSH Construction Certificate, the suite of IOSH health and safety courses at all levels and Manual Handling Train the Trainer as public courses. He often works closely with clients in-company to tailor accredited and non-accredited courses to meet organisational and staff requirements. Some of the in-house training clients he has worked closely with include the Royal Engineers, Rolls Royce, Bombardier, Severn Trent, Network Rail, DHL, Coca Cola, BP and Aspire.

John has also gained 8 years of experience training delegates from a wide range of organisations in diverse sectors in the NEBOSH National and International Certificate and Diploma courses in the Middle East, USA, Angola, Turkey, Germany and India.

About us

"The course was delivered very well. The instructor was very professional and answered all questions asked. Well structured, very good."

Risk Awareness in Practice, DCWW