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Old Woodhouses

Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 4AG

09:00 - 17:00

Monday to Friday

01948 871373


Deryl Smith


PD & CDM Advisor

Deryl is a Health and Safety professional with a diverse background in project client facing positions across; construction, manufacturing, logistics, education, Ministry of Defence and local government sectors.

Deryl has excellent working knowledge and experience of implementing CDM 2015, working with all statutory duty holders to ‘add value’ whilst contributing to the overall construction safety. Deryl has also gained several years of practical and theoretical experience in civil engineering and construction projects by preparing and reviewing documentation, site inspections, auditing and working closely with the design team.

As a Senior Instructor and Consultant in Work at Height and Confined Spaces, Deryl has extensive experience in providing sound advice and practical working solutions to safety and ensuring that organisational policies and procedures are legally compliant.

Deryl joins the team from a multi-discipline consultancy having taken the lead on CDM 2015, both internally with training and in a supporting role, and externally, working closely with clients, design teams and principal contractors.

Benefits to the Client

  • Excellent communicator and co-ordinator at all levels;
  • Comfortable working collaboratively as part of the project design team;
  • Strong analytical and systematic approach to problem solving;
  • Experienced in designing, developing and delivering bespoke, quality H&S training, relevant to the client;
  • Experienced in streamlining businesses’ processes in the goal of enhancing its effectiveness;

Training & Qualifications

  • NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety;
  • CDM 2015 Principal Designer Certificate holder;
  • City & Guilds Training & Assessing for Work at Height
  • IOSH Personal Fall Protection Equipment Inspector (PFPE);