Chris Bishop

UK Asbestos Training Association Ltd

Chris has been in the asbestos industry for more than 17 years. With a background in analytical chemistry and quality management, he was Quality Manager for a ISO 17025 accredited testing laboratory that also was one of the first to achieve accreditation to ISO 17020 Inspection Body status.
He gained further site experience as Technical and Training Manager for one of the largest Licensed Asbestos Removal Contractors, and in 2009 set up a small independent consultancy delivering a full suite of asbestos related training and asbestos NVQ assessments.
As Managing Director of ATAC (Asbestos Training and Consultancy) Ltd, he has a range of established clients and has worked in the construction, retail, education and health service sectors, and has project managed several land remediation schemes.

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What is asbestos?

The session will consider asbestos in soil as a contaminant from an analytical perspective and what the implications are for the client and removal teams.


  • Conor Leyden and Nick Hartley: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Conor Leyden and Nick Hartley - Why choose an INNSA member?

  • Joanne Kwan: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Joanne Kwan - Asbestos from soil - what is next to help you?

  • Paul Cave: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Paul Cave - Monitoring Hazardous Substances During Land Remediation

  • Peter Atchison: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Peter Atchison - The Challenges and Opportunities of the Contaminated Land Industry in a post Brexit World

  • Michael Lunn: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Michael Lunn - Brownfield Register and Permission in Principle - the opportunities for Brownfield First development