Les Richings, Managing Director, LRT Ltd Dangerous Goods Consultancy and Training
A director of the dangerous goods training and consultancy company LRT Ltd Les has been involved in the transport of dangerous goods for over 25 years. He has a degree in education and training and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (FCILT).
His company has conducted training or consultancy work, both in the UK and abroad, for a number of organisations including; Total UK, Shell, Conoco, Murco, Phillips66, ABP, CdMR/Cobelfret, DFDS, DHL, Eddie Stobart, DB Schenker, Norbert Dentressangle, Ports of Felixstowe, Hull, Liverpool, Tyne and Shanghai, The Potter Group, and TNT to name a few.
Les is an active member of the Department for Transport Working Party on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and Secretary of the Dangerous Goods Training Advisory Panel (TAP).
LRT Ltd is an approved ADR training centre and also has CAA approval for Dangerous Goods by Air courses. Les is currently a question setter for the Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser (DGSA) examinations and a member of the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) ADR course steering committee.