BCAL staff and sub contractors are qualified and experienced ISO 9001:2008 Lead Assessors who provide a rich vein of varied experience. Access to a wide range of commercial and local government organisations has also enabled us to benchmark people skills and processes and to derive low cost templates which allow us to keep our costs down.
Royal Air Force and aviation industry background with Flight Refuelling Aviation Ltd and Short Brothers PLC, Belfast. Registered Brian Cardy Associates Ltd in 1991. Consultant and trainer to Directors and Shop Floor Supervisors at home and overseas.
In depth knowledge of Logistics in the aviation, electronics and fuel industries. Strong advocate of using International Standards especially ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 18001 and the Business Continuity Standard as interactive training and consultancy tools to improve company and organisation performance and planning. Believes that the success of most SMEs lies in their ability to win new business, the strength of their internal training, and their negotiating skills in supply chain management Fascinated by the opportunities that new technology brings to designing out waste and pollution from new products.
Served 2 years as deputy chairman of The Linkage Community Trust and Three Years as Trustee of the Ellison Boulter Primary Academy School. Served: Nine years as a JP on the Lincoln Bench Seven years as Trustee (of which two years were as Deputy Chairman) of the Linkage Community Trust which helps to educate, train and support young people with disabilities into independent living. Current turnover £20 million plus. Member of the Rotary Club of Lincoln
Betty Cardy, educated in Sleaford High School and Trinity College of Music London. Spent 7 years lecturing on music teaching and general education at Kesteven Training College near Grantham. Spent one year as the Head of Music at Bournemouth School for Girls.
After teaching part time in Germany and UK, set up her own Music Shop in Harrogate selling and exporting instruments, sheet music and books. Spent ten years as organiser to the Nationally acclaimed Harrogate Music and Drama Festival. Sold the business successfully and moved to Lincoln with husband Brian when he worked for Short Brothers PLC at Scampton Took over as Company Secretary in 1991. Still maintains a portfolio of Piano pupils in her Piano teaching practice.