David Whitelegg - Committee Member

BSc (Hons) Environmental Management

David Whitelegg is Director and Senior Consultant with Triquetra EHS Consultancy Ltd and has been undertaking health, safety and environmental consultancy and training work since 2006. David has significant experience in the waste, and cement production industries, and now works frequently with SME businesses in the light manufacturing and service sectors. David has taught NEBOSH, IOSH, and IEMA courses throughout the UK and overseas in Kazakhstan, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Kuwait.

Areas of specialism

David has been providing consultancy and training services for nearly 15 years. As Head of Environmental Protection Training at the MoD David was responsible for the delivery of training to approximately 7000 delegates per year across all three services in the UK and overseas. David regularly teaches the following courses:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate, Construction Certificate, Environmental Certificate, and Environmental Diploma.
  • IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management and Foundation Certificate.
  • IOSH Managing Safely, Managing Safely Refresher, Working Safely.

David has also developed bespoke courses in areas such as:

  • environmental management systems
  • waste management

These courses were aimed at senior level management in manufacturing and aggregate industries.

Examples of consultancy work undertaking include:

  • An assessment of the available outlets for recycling fly ash and bottom ash from a CHP Incinerator/li>
  • Implementing a health and safety management system in to a small retail chain
  • Acting as the outsourced health and safety resource for companies in light manufacturing, commercial catering and provision of hospice services.