About Us

Alistair Bromhead Ltd specialises in manual handler trainer training with an emphasis on sessions which are interesting, enjoyable and productive for the delegates. The services are provided by Alistair in conjunction with a select number of other experienced trainers. Our list of clients is extensive: they range from multinationals to sole traders. Their testimonials speak for themselves.

Dr Alistair Bromhead


Alistair has over 20 years experience of health, safety & environmental issues in the UK and Europe. He developed the City & Guilds Accredited Programme: Manual Handling Train the Trainer course and has extensive experience of many areas of H&S training, risk assessment, legislation & best practice. He provides advice direct to companies as well as working with insurers, regulators as well as acting as a consultant for various Government bodies and a trade association.

John Jackson

John is a practicing sports therapist (15 yrs experience) specialising in back care and has been involved in manual handling training for over 20yrs. He is a qualified instructor in fitness & health, sports first aid, sports therapy, client handling and evacuation chairs. He currently provides a range of training courses for industry and is a senior lecturer in sports therapy as well as being recently retired from the fire service after 30yrs.

Hugh Willding

Hugh has over 30 years of fire service experience. He has undertaken a variety of roles and has significant training experience in a range of topics such as manual handling, first aid, breathing apparatus, fall arrest equipment, ladder safe use and testing, positive pressure ventilation techniques and industrial fire fighting. Hugh has a range of teaching qualifications and also works as an NVQ assessor and part time college tutor.

Richard Walsh

Richard has over 18 years of experience in health and safety related training. He has undertaken manual handling training across a wide range of sectors throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe as well as conducting training on other topics such as workplace wellness, risk assessment, fire safety, working at heights and construction equipment.