Joe Lawrence

CPCS Tester- NVQ/QCF Assessor

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
  • 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?


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

Superbike Racer