Testimonials

“Michael brings coaching to life with humour and assurance. Every safety practitioner needs this course.”

Melanie Boucher

Head of Health & Safety, The London School of Economics (LSE)

“What a fantastic and worthwhile two days. Worth every minute and every penny.”

Rebecca Purchase

Health & Safety Adviser, Canary Wharf Management Limited

“One of the best trainers I have encountered. Thoroughly knew his subject and obviously lived by the principles. It’s completely changed my opinion of coaching.”

Jacob Hobbs

Safety Officer, Prosafe Offshore Limited

“One of the best training courses I’ve ever been on with fantastic presenters who made it even more enjoyable!  An exceptional learning experience, highly recommended for anyone needing to engage with employees or colleagues – it’ll improve your abilities tenfold.”

Emma McCuish

SHE Adviser - Mission Systems, BAE Systems plc

“A must-attend course for any leader or aspiring leader. This course opens the eyes and adds new skills for leading diverse teams.”

Huw Edwards

Project Director, Network Rail

“Michael, you’re brilliant.  I enjoyed the course hugely. The coaching experience was a challenge but it gave me such a lot. Fab!”

Elaine Hutchinson

Director, Safe Systems Consultancy Limited

“Michael opened my eyes (and ears) to the techniques I can use to enhance my coaching skills in the workplace. Absolutely recommended.”

Graeme Christie

HSE Adviser, Prosafe Offshore Limited

“A superb course, well presented and thoroughly enjoyable. I would highly recommend it.”

Malcolm Broomfield

Director, Malcolm Broomfield Safety Consultants Limited

“Excellent interactive, hands-on training using real-life examples. I’ve gained knowledge and developed skills which I will utilise. Thank you.”

Aine English

Occupational Health Manager, Irish Water

“One of the most interesting and engaging courses I have attended, with a real opportunity to learn and practice coaching skills and see progress over the two days. Very good.”

Emma Shirbon

EHS Manager, UCL Estates, University College London (UCL)

“An excellent course, very interesting and relevant. I will be looking to it for the wider team within Muller.”

Graeme Westland

Head of Health & Safety, Muller UK & Ireland

“A brilliantly engaging course – refreshingly delivered – not like any other course. I genuinely believe it is the most important health and safety course I have taken and it has changed me as a practitioner.”

Peter Clark

Divisional SHE Manager, Service Graphics Limited, Part of the St. Ives Group of Companies

“The  IOSH Approved Coaching for safety course delivered by Michael is a unique, highly participative workshop focused on the essential communication skills that we all need to develop if we want to have real impact in the workplace. This is one of the best courses I have ever attended. Michael has real skill both as a trainer and communicator.  This course and coaching skills should be a compulsory part of the professional training and CPD of all  practitioners.”

Peter Roddis

Head of Health & Safety Service, Sheffield Hallam University

“Very very useful. Definitely one of the biggest impacts of any course I have attended and thoroughly recommended to anyone who wants to learn how to help others help themselves.”

Mark Nixon

Senior Health & Safety Consultant/Trainer, Arco Limited

“What a great two days, I thoroughly enjoyed it. This course should be essential for all safety people, especially as they start their careers, fresh out of technical safety training, and needing soft skills to be really effective. Michael is a truly focused and professional practitioner, both in coaching and as an experienced safety consultant and trainer. I heartily recommend this course.”

Audrey Silver

Freelance Safety Consultant

“Michael, your coaching course is excellent and has made a difference to my life. The coaching skills I learned on your course are in daily use.”

Ian Casswell

Environmental Health & Safety Manager, ATL Warehousing and Distribution

“I wish I’d done this years ago. I feel this will be of benefit to so many SHEQ Practitioners.”

Chris Freely

HSE Manager and PFSO, MMD Shipping Services Ltd

“The Curiosity Exercise on day one blew my mind. Without giving too much away, it was about asking open questions in a way none of the candidates have experienced before. The results from this exercise alone were phenomenal but I continued to be impressed as the new coaching skills started to develop. As a whole I found the course very enjoyable and useful and I am now writing this testimonial with a clear vision of how I am going to implement these teachings into my workplace.”

Michael Britton

SHE Graduate, Greencore

“As well as developing essential skills for safety practitioners, I also found this course to be great value for building relationships within the team. I fully recommend it to all safety teams and advisers.”

John Davison

Head of Occupational Health and Safety, Birmingham City Council

“There’s so much more to coaching than I thought. I strongly believe these skills have helped me to move on in my career and secure a new position in health and safety; something I’ve been trying to do for months. The course is rich in delegate participation. I felt expertly guided towards realising my potential as a coach.”

Gillian Wood

Health and Safety Officer, Everton Football Club

“I have found the course thoroughly enjoyable and interesting. My depth of knowledge has grown considerably and I fully believe these skills are a fundamental requirement.”

Wayne Stones

Health, Safety & Environmental Adviser, JCB

“A very interactive training course that challenges you to become a better version of yourself. It will make me a better Health & Safety Practitioner too.”

Bernie Daley

Health & Safety Manager, Cinderella Support Services

“A truly exceptional course. Really rewarding and enlightening. Well delivered and highly recommended.”

Shaun Taylor

Health & Safety Co-Ordinator, Nova Laboratories Limited

“This course showed me how to apply coaching skills practically, in the workplace. Without a doubt I would recommend it to others – I already have!”

Anna Watson

Group Health & Safety Manager, Brownsword Hotels

“My big take away from your really enjoyable course is not feeling I have to provide people with the solution to their problems. It’s as though you’re standing behind my shoulder as I support my clients to explore a situation identified as a problem and find the very best solution for themselves.”

Bridget Leathley

Health and Safety Consultant, The Safer Choice

“Without doubt, the single most useful course in my 20-year career in occupational safety and health. I’ve never been so enthused by a course and I can’t wait to practice the techniques.”

Dean Baker

Health & Safety Manager, Welsh Water

“This is exactly the sort of skill development that will take health and safety practitioners forward as mainstream to business success.”

Paul Stirk

Head of Safety, University College London (UCL)

“I have taken a huge amount away from your course. Without a doubt it’s going to be a real game-changer for me – easily the most worthwhile training experience I have received in a very long time.”

Matt Edwards

Safety Officer, Prosafe Offshore Limited

“This was one of the best courses I have attended. A very well structured course with many interactive exercises to put into practice what you learn. I absolutely recommend it.”

Vicente E. Calogero

HSE Consultant, Oil & Gas

“People need to be aware of how valuable coaching is. Excellent personal development.”

Caroline Roberts

EFG Assistant Environmental Manager, Viridor Waste Management Limited

“One of the most valuable and engaging courses I have attended.”

Joe Cox

HSQE Support Officer, Domestic Water Programme, Irish Water

“I can now be better. I feel privileged to have attended this course and my words won’t do it justice. Mind blowing!”

Jamie Scarborough

Health & Safety Adviser, Weetabix Limited

“I really enjoyed the practical interaction, seeing the group develop and grow and watching each step fall into place. Flawless!

Rebecca May

Health & Safety Manager, A Premier League Football Club

“A well-structured course, absolutely worthwhile for any professional for self-realisation and for supporting and developing others. Top class delivery.”

Hugh Maxwell

HSE Director Europe, Vesuvius UK Limited

“What a breath of fresh air. An enlightening course using practical techniques to help delegates appreciate the power of coaching. Highly recommended for all staff from the front line to senior management.”

Jonty Olufsen

Joint Managing Director, Phoenix Engineers

“This is essential for the soft skills element of the IOSH Blueprint competency framework.”

Lawrence Bamber

Member of IOSH Council and Past President of IOSH, Risk Solutions International (UK)

After two days with Michael and Arnie, my colleagues and I left the training room with our eyes opened. Such an inspirational, motivational and uplifting experience. Without a doubt the best investment in our people we have ever made.”

Carl Beckett

SHE Coordinator, ArcelorMittal Distribution Solutions SSC West Europe

“It immediately became apparent that this was an active, high-participation, practical course balanced with the right level of theory. The skills I’ve learned will be of huge benefit to me personally and my team, and not just in relation to safety. Excellent!”

George Carney

Airfield Engineering Manager, Gatwick Airport

“I attended the brilliant Coaching for safety course over the last 2 days with Michael Emery from Securus. This is a fantastic blend of coaching techniques and how they can support the leadership of safety and culture change. Thoroughly engaging, practical and highly recommended to all safety practitioners and those who have safety responsibilities.

Simon Randall

Head of Environment, Health & Safety, Stadco Limited

“Wow! Talk about hitting the ground running! This is a dynamic, interactive and thought provoking course with a different approach providing the safety professional with additional tools to help them not only with their own personal development but also with managing their team and their performance. Very powerful! Michael is a great facilitator and obviously very passionate about what he does.”

Steve Wiggins

Acting Head of Health, Safety & Welfare, University of Bradford

“A very engaging and enjoyable course that I highly recommend to any safety professional but especially Mercenary, Monk and Missionary types. Get booked on the next course to avoid disappointment.”

Sean Carr

Offshore HSE Adviser/Safety Coach, Aker Solutions

“An excellent course. It has had a huge impact on my approach and I also see the value in being coached myself.”

Craig Critchley

EHS Manager, Viridor Limited