George Efthymiou

George is a widely experienced Asbestos Manager, Surveyor and Consultant. As a Trainer with Sanctus Training Ltd, George delivers UKATA Asbestos courses at our purpose built facility in Gloucestershire.

George works closely with his students to ensure their training meets the needs that are required with particular emphasis on task specific bespoke subject delivery. With an engaging style, George demonstrates effective interaction skills to assist all abilities achieve the best outcome from their training experience.

With graduate entry as an Assistant Site Manager, George’s career developed as a building surveyor, gaining a broad range of experience which included heritage, listed and historic building repairs within commercial organisations through to working with local government maintaining estate and undertaking design, conception and feasibility studies. George has worked for over 10 years as an Asbestos and Health & Safety Manager within the MOD. With full budgetary control he actively managed, removed asbestos, and reinstated aged and dated government estate. His experience and knowledge gained in this area of managing large budgets and deadline driven development was invaluable in achieving a solid commercial knowledge in the sector. George implemented safety policy schemes, supplied advice and direction, and oversaw contractors and in-house staff training. Additionally he has many years of Legionella Management experience as a Facilities Manager for the MOD estate consisting of over 7000 people on a single site.

Amongst various other qualifications, George holds the P402 and P405 Asbestos qualifications through the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS), and the NEBOSH General and Construction Certificates. He is also a Technical Member of IOSH.

Courses involved in

UKATA Asbestos Awareness

A ½ day course intended for those who come across asbestos in the work place, aiming to provide delegates with...

£125.00* * Exclusive of VAT.

UKATA Asbestos Non-Licensed Operative

This 1-day course will help delegates gain an understanding of the hazards and risks posed by asbestos containing materials (ACMs),...

£175.00* * Exclusive of VAT.

UKATA Asbestos Awareness for Groundworkers

Ideal for groundworks and demolition contractors, remediation and investigation personnel. Training is required to be given to employees whose work could...


UKATA Asbestos Non-Licensed Groundworker

This course is ideal for persons who may be required to undertake or manage Non-Licensed or Notifiable Non-Licensed Work with...


UKATA Management of Asbestos in Soils & Made Ground

This course is ideal for those responsible for managing sites in which the soil analysis report has identified asbestos containing...

£225.00* * Exclusive of VAT.