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Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 4AG

09:00 - 17:00

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01948 871373


Dan Cooke

Grad IOSH, MSc, BSc (Hons)

Senior PD & CDM Advisor

A highly qualified and experienced Principal Designer (PD) / Client CDM Advisor (CDMA) with an all-encompassing consultancy background, currently delivering on a range or construction and demolition projects UK wide. Daniel is currently working across the Midlands and in South Wales on the construction of a new university campus, a new link road, a new rail manufacturing facility, the demolition of a chemical plant and a range of new commercial units.

Dan works collaboratively to develop safe designs that can be delivered through to completion and is experienced in producing and reviewing various CDM arrangements, documents, guidance and processes. He has a strong background in H&S management systems, accident investigation and occupational health and safety training.

Dan worked within Atkins’ CDM / OHS team from 2012-2017 supporting clients and assisting other duty holders to discharge their duties under CDM 2015 on a wide range of new and improvement transportation schemes, including:

  • TransportNI A4 Enniskillen Southern Bypass;
  • Leeds Integrated Station Masterplan (Clients: London Continental Railways, HS2, West Yorkshire Combined Authority);
  • Highways England M1 Jct19-16 Smart Motorway All Lanes Running;
  • River Leven improvements, Stockton-On-Tees;
  • Westminster Bridge Road improvements, London;
  • PD/CDMA to Birmingham City Council, Coventry City Council;
  • Bermuda Bridge Improvements, Warwickshire;
  • Oxfordshire County Council / Skanska Infrastructure Services Highways Maintenance Commission.

Dan was approved to deliver CDM 2015 PD and Client training using materials developed by the Consultants Health and Safety Forum, which has a worldwide remit to raise H&S standards (of which Atkins is a member).

Posts from Dan:

Benefits to the Client

  • Excellent communicator and coordinator at all levels;
  • Good knowledge of health and safety across a wide range of industries;
  • Adaptable and resourceful in providing bespoke training;
  • Experience of working with different types of Client;
  • Good at building strong working relationships;
  • Experienced in developing SHE management systems.

Training & Qualifications

  • The Consultants Health & Safety Forum CDM 2015 Client & Principal Designer Training;
  • NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety;
  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme;
  • Associate of Project Safety—The Management of CDM2015 Co-ordination;
  • MSc—Ergonomics
  • BSc (Hons) – Physical Activity, Exercise and Health;
  • Bsi. Auditing to : ISO 9001 Training Course;
  • Level 2 Aware in Fire Safety;
  • Undertaken various CPD training sessions via IOSH local branch meetings;
  • Construction Skills Health & Safety Test—Professionally Qualified Person;
  • An Introduction to Road Safety Auditing;