Our Team | Gary Hodge (Tech SP)


Gary Hodge is a registered Health and Safety Practitioner.  With over 10 years Managerial experience and 8 years health and safety experience he has been with PIRA for the last 6 years. 
Previous experience includes the position of Health and Safety Adviser for Dartmouth Golf and Country Club that included a variety of areas including Machinery, Leisure, Kitchens, Accommodation and offices. The position involved everything from constructing Their Health and Safety Manual to Risk assessments to Accident investigation to Procedure writing. 
His qualifications include: 
  • NEBOSH Health and Safety General Certificate
  • NEBOSH Health and Safety Diploma 1
  • Technical Safety Practitioner (Tech SP)
  • Institute of Occupational Safety and Health Associate membership
  • City and Guilds 7407 Adult Teacher Trainer
  • NUCO First Aid Instructor
  • Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) Registered trainer
  • Royal Lifesaving Society (RLSS) Trainer Assessor 

Gary is a registered instructor for the following courses:
  • Basic Health and Safety Awareness
  • Supervisory Health and Safety
  • Manual Handling
  • COSHH Awareness
  • Stress Awareness
  • Risk Assessments 

Gary is also a registered trainer with NUCO to teach the following courses:
  • 4 day First Aid at work course
  • 1 day Appointed persons course
  • 1 day refresher course
  • 1 day Piediatric course 

Additional courses Gary teaches include:
  • Fire Training