Claire Poole, Education & Training Manager, Chartered Institution Of Wastes Management
Claire has been involved in waste and resource management for over 25 years. Initially as a Waste Regulator working with a local council and then the Environment Agency. She has experience in enforcement, permitting and managing the tracing and investigation of water pollution incidents. Eventually an opportunity was taken to combine a love of training with waste and resource management experience to become a lead trainer for the Environment Agency (England) Environment Officer Skills Development programme and later the manager of the development scheme. Since 2006 Claire has worked at the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management as the Education and Training Manager looking after and developing training courses, technical competence schemes, encouraging CPD and accrediting relevant university academic qualification.