John is an engaging, reliable, dedicated, and creative manager with over 30 years of experience working within large, medium, and small sized organisations across a range of industries including extensive experience in textile manufacturing, residential housing, retail, warehousing, and health care.

John has qualifications across health, safety, and environmental risk management. Very much a ‘people’s person’, John has a creative, problem-solving ability and is experienced in working across multiple locations, in the UK and overseas. John is currently home based in Nottinghamshire.


  • Health and Safety Risk Management
  • Environmental Risk Management
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Environmental Auditing
  • Health and Safety Branch Auditing
  • Process and System Development
  • Team Building
  • Incident and Accident Investigation
  • Fire Risk Assessments
  • Product Quality Control
  • Internal Culture Change
  • Project Management


  • CMIOSH – Chartered Member of IOSH.
  • AIFSM – Associate Member of IFSM.
  • NEBOSH National Diploma in Environmental Risk Management.
  • NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety.
  • NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety.
  • NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management.

Educational and Health, Safety and Environmental training courses attended:

  • Construction Site Card Scheme – HSE Professional – CITB Aug 2019
  • Environmental Technology and Maths – Distinction – Open University Access Course 2015.
  • EN ISO 9001 implementation – Frame Textiles, Durban, South Africa 1998.
  • Certificate in Management Practice – Rhodes University, 1997.
  • Professional Certificate in Management. Open University UK completed 2021.
  • Fire Marshall training – St John’s Ambulance – valid to March 2022.
  • Forklift Truck Supervisor course – internal C Brewer and Sons Ltd – March 2017.
  • EFAW – First Aid training – St John’s Ambulance – February 2021.
  • Accident investigation training – C/O C Brewer and Sons Ltd.
  • DSE assessment training – Training Certificate – Posturite – September 2018.
  • Asbestos Awareness Course – Certificate of Training – UKATA – November 2018.
  • Mental Health Awareness Training – ½ day course – December 2020.
  • Fire Risk Assessment in Complex Buildings – FPA – January 2023.