Essex Training Centre

Fyfield Airfield,



CM5 0TG                            Phone: 01277 899815

Enterprise House,

Rippers Court,

Sible Hedingham,



CO9 3PY UK                     Phone: 01787461880

Last Updated


Lisa Garrard - Operations Director
Joined Whitewaters Training in 2013 and became Operations Director in July 2014. Previously worked for CITB in the On Site Assessment team involved in promoting CSCS/CPCS helping set up Test Centres and NVQ delivery centres, as well as the EWPAR NVQ delivery. Has vast knowledge of NVQ, CPCS/CSCS card schemes, CITB Levy and Grant and CPCS test centres.

Craig Conway - NVQ Assessor, Site Safety Plus trainer
Craig was employed in the Construction Industry for over 30 years specialising in RC Frame and Groundworks. Craig worked on projects including the Queen Elizabeth 2 Crossing and Stansted Airport Terminal. An NVQ Assessor with 13 years’ experience, Craig gained experience at a major London-based college as well as a private provider.

Bob Dally - NVQ Assessor, CPCS Trainer
A long career working in the construction industry, travelled the world as a plant mechanic, worked in civil engineering and construction companies.  Gain a vast experience over the years and has experience in training new staff. Bob’s main duties at Whitewaters Training Ltd are CPCS Trainer and Plant Fitter.

Ian Burnett - NVQ Assessor, Site Safety Plus Trainier, Internal Quality Assurance -
Ian has 30 years’ experience in Construction and Construction Management, including scheduling, estimating, contract review, subcontractor monitoring, legislative compliance and health and safety. Ian has a diverse skill set and experience acquired during his career including; site management, legal requirements, health & safety, surveying, quality assurance, man management, resource acquisition, mentoring and training of operatives, supervisors and managers. He has a sound understanding of building and supply chain relationships with up-to-date knowledge of building techniques/methodologies, and experience of dealing with industrial relation issues. Ian has been an NVQ Assessor for 15 years and a Site safety Plus Tutor for 5 year

Bill White - Director of Whitewaters Training Ltd.
Bill has worked in the Construction Industry for over 30 years, has vast experience of all site work particularly Formwork, Steelfixing, Occupational Work Supervision and Plant. He has been an NVQ Assessor for 15 years and formed part of the CITB product development group for the Steelfixing NVQ EWPA. Bill has worked on the Queen Elizabeth 2 Crossing and Stansted Airport Terminal where he was the Steelfixing Supervisor for the both of these projects.  Bill is a CPCS tester with 5 years’ experience. Bill gained his training experience working for a major London-based college as well as private providers delivering NVQs and as an Internal Quality Advisor for other Assessors.

Ellen White - Office Administrator
Delivers the suite of Health Safety and Environment tests at all levels, as well as Renewal tests.

John Waters - Director of Whitewaters Training Ltd.
John has in excess of 25 years’ experience in the Construction Industry gaining expertise in Plant Operations, Groundworks, RC Frame and Site Management as well as Health and Safety management. John spent a considerable percentage of his Construction career on rail and road projects and held a senior management position on The Olympic park Project in Stratford London. An NVQ assessor for 9 years, John gained experience in this role with another private training provider prior to the establishment of this company. John is a CPCS tester with 4 years’ experience.

Daniel Macefield - NVQ Assessor, CPCS Trainer.
Daniel has gained experience in Plant Operations and RC Frame Construction since 2012. Daniel joined Whitewaters Training Ltd in 2015 and has since trained and qualified as an NVQ Assessor. He is also a CPCS Trainer.

Shana Cochrane - CPCS Manager
Books CPCS tests, liaises with Employers, candidates, testers and trainers to ensure smooth running of the CPCS test centre.

Neil Stanley - NVQ Assessor, Site Safety Plus Trainer and CPCS Trainer -
Neil has 29 years’ experience with a variety of civil engineering and construction companies. He worked as Principal HSQE Advisor / Auditor / Trainer & Assessor role for last 19 years working for and with companies within the Major Contractors Group.  With experience in Marine, inland waterway & diving projects, Major sewage and water treatment projects, Highway and bridge construction and repair projects, New build and refurbishment construction projects, Demolition projects, MOD bases, airfield and port projects and Mainline rail & underground rail projects.  Neil has been working with Whitewaters Training since 2011. He has been qualified as an NVQ Assessor and a Site Safety Plus Tutor for 5 years and also works as a CPCS Trainer

Phil Robinson - Lead Internal Quality Assurance, NVQ Assessor, CPCS Trainer and Tester
Joined Whitewaters Training in 2013. Worked as a Plant operator since 1982 - Plant operator and instructor with Royal Engineers - Civil engineering supervisor - after many years working in the industry as a plant operator and NVQ assessor.