Communications Coordinator - Ria Sooknarine

Ria is a QHSE professional with over fourteen years’ combined experience in the fields of occupational safety, health, environment, quality, loss control, business continuity, food safety and human resources. She is a Grad IOSH member, currently working towards Chartered Member status. She is also an International Member of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).

Ria holds a BSc Degree (Hons) in Occupational Safety, Health and the Environment and an AAS Degree in Environmental Engineering. She is a Certified Lead Auditor for OHSAS 18001:2007, ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 22000: 2015; and a Certified ISO 22301 Lead Implementer.

Ria also volunteers her time to promote occupational safety and health with the Trinidad and Tobago Red Cross Society, the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM); and the Safety Council of Trinidad and Tobago (SCTT) – where she currently serves as Secretary and Executive Committee Member.