Meet the Assessors

Tim Morgan

In 1984 Tim commenced his working career in the Armed Forces and completed his service career as a SNCO in 2006. Tim served in many countries across the world including tours of Bosnia, Iraq, Cyprus, Germany, Hong Kong, Kosovo & Northern Ireland. During Tim's time in the forces he gained Instructor status and managed a team of 28 staff.

Tim then joined ATCO Structures as a Operations Manager in 2006. His responsibilities included preparation of Method statements, Risk assessments and lifting plans for the safe movement of containers. He also advised projects on Health & Safety issues including the impact on the environment and industry.

Tim gained valuable industry experience as a Slinger/Signaller, Crane Supervisor and Appointed Person during his time at ATCO ltd. He also advised company managers on HSAW regulations and the consequent impact on the business.

Tim has now joined Ainscough Training Services Ltd offering his experience and knowledge for our clients and candidates

Relevant Industry Qualifications

  • CPCS accredited
  • Appointed Person, Lifting Operations
  • Crane Supervisor, Lifting Operations
  • Slinger/Signaller
  • Lorry Loader
  • NEBOSH General Certificate.
  • A1- Assessor Award
  • NVQ 3 Supervisory & Management
  • Appointed First Aider
  • Manual Handling Instructor
  • PAT Tester (Level 3)

More about me......

What is your favourite animal or Pet?

Cheetah- elegant fast and deadly

What would go into your room 101?

Rubbish Drivers and Roadworks

Lager, Wine, Beer, or Spirits?

French Red Wine

If you had an alternative career - what would be your fantasy job?

Member of a Boy Band

Who would be you ultimate 3 dinner guests and Why?

Princess Diana, Chris Evans and Will Smith

Dale Hoggan

Ainscough Training Services is the UK's largest independent provider of specialist training for the Management & Supervision of Lifting Operations and it is a CPCS accredited test centre as well as a CSkills assessment centre.

Dale works within a team of CPCS Trainers / Testers & NVQ/QCF Assessors who deliver training and competence based qualifications for client's throughout the UK.

Career Profile

Dale started his working career in the Armed Forces (ARMY) serving as a Corporal and completed his service career as a Logistics Manager in 2005. Dale served in many countries across the world including tours of Iraq, Cyprus, Kosovo & Northern Ireland.

Dale joined Crane Services Ltd as a trainee crane operator in 2005, and spent two years operating mobile cranes up to 80 tonnes lifting capacity as well as working as a slinger/signaller. He gained crane operating experience on construction, rail & waterways, docklands and other associated industry projects. Dale was also actively involved in many shut down periods in the petrochemical Industry.

In 2007 Dale joined Ainscough Crane Hire operating mobile cranes up to 150 tonnes lifting capacity as well as working as a Slinger, Supervisor and Appointed Person.

Dale has now joined Ainscough Training Services Ltd offering his experience and knowledge for our clients and candidates.

Relevant Industry Qualifications

- CPCS accredited

  • Appointed Person, Lifting Operations
  • Crane Supervisor, Lifting Operations
  • Mobile Crane, blocked duties
  • Slinger/Signaller
  • Lorry Loader

 

  • Safety Passport
  • CPCS Tester
  • PTLLS
  • SMSTS
  • Emergency First Aider  
  • HGV C+E License
  • A1 - Assessor Award
  • NVQ 3 Distribution & Warehouse operations

 

More about me......

Describe yourself in 3 words

Sophisticated, Talented and durable

If you had an alternative career- what would your fantasy job be?
 
International Man of Mystery
 
Which actor / actress would you choose to play YOU.. on TV or film?
 
Matt Damon
 
If money was no object, list three things you would treat yourself too?

Porsche Turbo. A house next to Holly Willoughby and a life's subscription to XBOX live
 

Joe Lawrence

Ainscough Training Services is the UK's largest independent provider of specialist training for the Management & Supervision of Lifting Operations and it is a CPCS accredited test centre as well as a CSkills assessment centre.

Joe works within a team of CPCS Trainers / Testers & NVQ/QCF Assessors who deliver training and competence based qualifications for client's throughout the UK.



Career Profile

Joe started his working career with PC Harrington Contractors Ltd as a trainee Health & Safety Manager. He qualified in December 2007 with NEBOSH Construction, including Managing and controlling Hazards. Joe then continued his passion for Health & Safety becoming the group Regional Manager. He covered the whole of the North of England and Scotland.

Joe has vast experience in Site Safety Audits, Management Systems and implementing safety policies and Procedures for improved site awareness.

Joe has grown up in the Crane industry and soon became an active Slinger/Signaller, Supervisor and Appointed Person, providing lifting operation guidance whilst being seconded to HTC Plant, part of the PCH Group. Recently, Joe was awarded his level 5 Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety.

Joe has now joined Ainscough Training Services Ltd offering his experience and knowledge to our clients and candidates

Relevant Industry Qualifications

- CPCS accredited

  • Appointed Person
  • Slinger/Signaller
  • Crane Supervisor
  • Mobile Crane- All Duties 

 

  • CPCS  Tester
  • A1- Assessor Award
  • SMSTS
  • PTLLS
  • NEBOSH - Construction Health & Safety
  • Level 5 Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety Practice

 

More about me......

What is your favourite Pet?

Dog- Loyal

What is the last film that made you cry and which made you belly laugh?

The Hangover  (Laugh). Talladega Nights (Cry with Laughter)

What is your favourite food?

Italian

If you had an alternative career- what would be your fantasy job?

Superbike Racer

Graham Gilligan

Ainscough Training Services is the UK's largest independent provider of specialist training for the Management & Supervision of Lifting Operations and it is a CPCS accredited test centre as well as a CSkills assessment centre.

Graham works within a team of NVQ/QCF Assessors who deliver competence based qualifications for client's throughout the UK

Career Profile

Graham started his working career in the Royal Air Force, completing his service career as a Corporal in 2006. Graham served in many countries across the world including tours of Sardinia, Cyprus, Germany & Northern Ireland.

Graham joined Crane Hire Direct as a crane operator in 2006 operating mobile cranes up to 55 tonnes lifting capacity, as well as working as a slinger/signaller. He gained crane operating experience on construction, Utilities Sector, associated industry projects. Graham later joined A. Jardine & Sons operating Cranes and Slinging/Signalling

In 2008 Graham joined Ainscough Crane Hire operating mobile cranes up to 95 tonnes lifting capacity as well as working as a Slinger/Signaller and Supervisor.

Graham has now joined Ainscough Training Services Ltd offering his experience and knowledge for our clients and candidates

Relevant Industry Qualifications

- CPCS accredited

  • Appointed Person, Lifting Operations
  • Crane Supervisor, Lifting Operations
  • Mobile Crane
  • Slinger/Signaller

 

  • Safety Passport.
  • HGV Full License
  • A1 - Assessor Award
  • Working At Height
  • PTS Network Rail

More about me......

What is your favourite Pet?

Bert- The Guinnea Pig

What is the last film that made you cry and which made you belly laugh?

Anchorman

What is your favourite food?

Italian

What is your favourite part of the day and Why?

Pick up time for my two boys at school

Paul Dunn

Ainscough Training Services is the UKs largest independent provider of specialist training for the Management & Supervision of Lifting Operations and it is a CPCS accredited test centre as well as a CSkills assessment centre.

Paul works within a team of NVQ/QCF Assessors who deliver competence based qualifications for clients  throughout the UK

 
Career Profile

Paul started his Military career in the Royal  Marines, completing his service as a Marine Commando in 1997. Paul served in many countries  across the world including tours of Bosnia, Canada, USA, Cyprus, Germany, Norway, Belize (jungle Training), Hong Kong, Caribbean & Uganda.
Paul joined Grayson, White & Sparrow as a crane operator, operating mobile cranes up to 50 tonnes lifting capacity, as well as working as a Slinger/Signaller. Paul then transferred to Great Harwood Crane Hire in a similar role (operating up to 80t). He gained crane operating experience on construction industry, petrochemical, network Rail & Nuclear projects.
Asset & Land Group was Pauls next venture operating mobile Tower Cranes (7 x axle 18t). He also  Supervised lifting operations and planned jobs as an Appointed Person. Paul also project managed several sites nationwide.
Paul has now joined Ainscough Training Services Ltd offering his experience and knowledge for our clients and candidates
 
Relevant Industry Qualifications

CPCS accredited
Appointed Person, Lifting Operations
Crane Supervisor, Lifting Operations
Mobile Crane 
Slinger /Signaller
First Aid at Work
HGV Full License
A1- Assessor Award
IPAF- Scissor & Boom
IOSH
Asbestos Management
Manual Handling & Abrasive Wheels
CITB 360 Excavator above & below 10t


More about me......

Describe yourself in 3 words.

Professional, Respectful, Conscientious

What is your favorite food?

Chocolate fudge cake !!!!

What is your proudest achievement?

My family, my friends, my life.

How do you relax out of work?

2 x Daughters and a wife, I relax by going to work, but wouldnt change it for the world.


Owen Smith

Ainscough Training Services Ltd

Ainscough Training Services is the UKs largest independent provider of specialist training for the Management & Supervision of Lifting Operations and it is a CPCS accredited test centre as well as a CSkills assessment centre.

Owen works within a team of NVQ/QCF Assessors who deliver competence based qualifications for clients  throughout the UK

 

Career Profile

Owen started his Lifting Operations career in the Mobile Telecoms Industry & Construction.  Where Owen trained up to be a Slinger /Signaller for Commhoist Ltd

His experience in driving HGVs before joining Commhoist leading to operating mobile cranes up to 200 tonnes lifting capacity, as well as working as a slinger/signaller, Crane Supervisor and Appointed Person. He gained crane operating experience on Mobile Telecoms sites, construction, Utilities Sector and associated industry projects.

Owen has now joined Ainscough Training Services Ltd offering his experience and knowledge for our clients and candidates


Relevant Industry Qualifications

CPCS accredited

Appointed Person, Lifting Operations

Crane Supervisor, Lifting Operations

Mobile Crane

Slinger/Signaller