Colin Hegarty

Colin Hegarty
Environmental Services Coordinator

Colin joined us over twelve years ago and has worked in a variety of roles for the charity. He currently coordinates our Environmental Services activity, developing and nurturing our commercial offering.  He has also been at the forefront of developing our National Award for Environmental Excellence.

He has an extensive technical and operational knowledge of environmental legislation and was involved in drafting the Code of Practice for Litter and Refuse (Scotland) 2006.

Colin is a highly experienced trainer, and has provided environmental operations and legislative training for nine years. He has developed and co-ordinated a substantial number of environmental quality surveys at a local, national and UK wide level and was the LEAMS National Co-ordinator for Scotland from 2003 to 2009.

Before joining us Colin spent 16 years working in the private and third sector.

He has been an Associate Member of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) since 2003.


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