About Us

The Construction Health & Safety Group is a nationally recognised training provider

Establish in 1952, and gaining charitable status in 1982, CHSG has been providing affordable, quality health and safety training to the Construction & Associated Industries for 70 years. 

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the group, alongside 40 years of training in Chertsey at the John Ryder Training Centre.



Our aim is to protect and preserve occupational health and safety in the Construction and Associated Industries, by continuously improving our training provision to meet industry requirements in new and innovative ways, and develop co-operation to enable the transfer of knowledge and skills in the industry and foster a working relationship between industry bodies, government and workers in matters concerning health and safety, including fire safety.

We have launched our

CHSG Fire Safety Academy

Our CHSG Fire Safety Academy was developed in response to Industry requirements and provides a wide range of fire safety training courses for the Construction & Associated Industries. 

CHSG John Ryder Training Centre Front View

Meet the CHSG team

Discover the team behind the organisation. From the Board of Directors to the staff who manage the day-to-day running of the centre.