Instructor's Summary

Mr. Eric Matthews

Mr. Eric Matthews is a Senior Health & Safety and Management Consultant with over 35 years of extensive experience. His expertise includes Human Resource Management (HRM), Human Resource Development (HRD), Quality Management System (QMS), Change Management, Project Management, Contract Management, Business Management, Time Management, Performance Management, Negotiation & Presentation Skills, Supervisory & Management Skills, Coaching & Mentoring and Strategic Decision Making. Moreover, his experience includes Construction Safety (STOP), Process Safety Management (PSM), Risk Management, Emergency Preparedness, Marine Risk Assessment, ISO 14001 (2004) Lead Auditor, OSHA, SHEQ, Industrial Hygiene, Confined Space Entry, Fall Protection, Work Permit & First Aid, Forklift Operations, Accident & Incident Prevention, Site Inspection, HSE Leadership, Safety Attitude and Industrial Plant Safety as well as Pneumatic, Control Systems and Logic Boards. He is currently the Managing Director of Ken Matthews & Associates Training Consultancy.  Further, he is a Registered and Certified Trainer, Assessor, Moderator, Verifier and Program Designer & Developer as well as an Authorized Accreditation Advisor.

During Mr. Matthews’ career life, he has shared his knowledge and practical expertise through the continuous and numerous trainings internationally. He started his profession from various challenging positions such as the Tool Maker, Mechanical Technician, Sea Going Engineer, Safety Officer, Senior Lecturer/Professor, College Mentorship Programme Head, Mechanical Engineering Curriculum Designer, Learning Material Developer, Trainer & Assessor.

Mr. Matthews has Bachelor degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Psychology with Honours. Further, he is an active member of the British Institute of Works Managers and Personnel Practitioners (UK).