We’re a family-run business, meaning everyone on the team feels right at home. We only employ the most hard-working, highly-qualified and committed people to join our team. Get to know them below:

Sally Ramskill
Sally RamskillManaging Director of Birkwood Plant Training Ltd.
Sally is responsible for the day-to-day running of the business including company liaison, funding and project management.
Mark Ramskill
Mark RamskillDirector of Birkwood Plant Training Ltd.
Mark is responsible for Health & Safety across the business and for managing the purchasing and maintenance of the sites and equipment.
Darren O’Donnell
Darren O’DonnellNpors Trainer & NVQ Assessor
Darren O’Donnell like all Birkwood instructors has a wealth of experience in the construction/civil engineering industry. Darren is a qualified NVQ assessor and IQA and supports the Quality assurance across the NVQ programmes.
Darryl Loftus
Darryl LoftusChief Quality Assurance Officer
Darryl Loftus is Birkwood’s Chief Quality Assurance Officer, responsible for Internal Verification of National Vocational Qualifications. Darryl teaches Management and Plant Qualifications, Site Safety Plus and associated courses
Sean Markey
Sean MarkeyCPCS/Npors Trainer & NVQ Assessor
Sean Markey has a diverse construction/horticulture background and is a responsible for plant instruction and testing. Sean is qualified and an operator and instructor/tester under both CPCS and NPORS.
Gemma Watson
Gemma WatsonCPCS & NPORS Administrator
Gemma Watson is responsible for booking, co-ordinating, preparing and submitting completions for NPORS and CPCS courses. She also works on Site Safety Plus, UKATA and First Aid.
Lisa Davis
Lisa DavisSite Safety Plus, UKATA and First Aid Administrator
Lisa Davis works alongside Sue Pycock and is responsible for Site Safety Plus, UKATA and First Aid administration. Lisa ensures accurate and timely submission of all course paperwork resulting speedy candidate certification.
Ian Beech
Ian BeechCPCS/Npors Trainer & NVQ Assessor
Ian Beech is a very experience NPORS/CPCS Trainer/Tester, his is also a qualified NVQ Assessor and IQA. Ian delivers Site Safety Plus courses including the Supervisor course and the 1 Day Health & Safety. Ian supports quality assurance across the NVQ programme.