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Barry Phillips

Trainer & Technician
Specialist areas:
Technical Work at Height, Confined Space

Barry has worked at height for many years across different job roles and industries, including with time served in the Royal Marines. After leaving the Military, Barry became a rope access technician and moved up to become a Technical Manager in rope access and height safety systems. Barry also has a lot of experience in Confined Space work, often combined with rope access in high risk environments. Barry also has the role of Head Team Leader of Checkmate’s on-call rescue team and provides consultancy and advice for general work at height, rescue, rope access and confined space work.

Andy Dunton

Specialist areas:
Work at Height & Rescue

Andy has made a fairly recent switch to industrial work at height after many years’ experience of climbing, mountaineering and working in the outdoor education industry as an instructor and training coordinator. Since joining HART & Checkmate, Andy has gained experience in industrial work at height across different industries like construction, utilities, offshore wind energy and as part of Checkmate’s on-call rescue team.

Diane Chilley

Training Co-ordinator

Diane has been part of the Checkmate family for many years and has been with HART right from the beginning. This has made her a fountain of knowledge and an expert multi-tasker, co-ordinating enquiries, bookings, courses and keeping the trainers in check!