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The Training Team

Training & Events Manager
Charlotte Stubbs


As one of CIBSE’s Training & Event Managers, Charlotte has organised events from product launches to prestigious awards dinners. She is responsible for Energy Assessors training, including Low Carbon Consultant Design Training / Energy Performance Certificates Training (EPCs), Display Energy Certificates Training (DECs), Heat Network Training and most notably Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS).

Charlotte is developing CIBSE’s online training portal. With a keen interest in learning technologies and strategy, she keeps an eye out for innovative approaches that engage audiences and meets the learners’ needs.

“I look forward to being able to further develop CIBSE’s online learning training, encouraging learners explore a subjects on their own and learn from personal experience”

Aside from her day-to-day role, she works for an outdoor events company on challenge walks and cycles across the UK, fundraising for charity. She regularly practices several types of yoga, enjoys hiking, and travelling. She has recently completed a Reiki course and intends to develop this further.

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Training Operations Manager 

Hari Sparkes

Hari is CIBSE Training Operations manager and is responsible for CIBSE’s CPD course programme. The extensive programme runs around 200 CPD courses with durations of 1 - 3 days each year and specialise for those working within building services engineering and building management. 

This year Hari has seen a large increase in demand for corporate InHouse packages and has been working hard with her team to ensure that these, as well as the regular CPD courses, run smoothly to the different client’s specification. 

Outside of work she is a very active member of “Rotary International” for the last 7 years, which is a charitable organisation that raises money for international crisis and supports each local community borough across the world. Charity work is a big passion for Hari and dedicates a lot of time to it. She is also part of “Toast Masters” a public speaking membership organisation to improve her communication and presentational skills. In her spare time she like watching Downton Abbey, a spot of gardening, long walks, cocktails, DIY and going out try new cuisine's. 

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Training and Events Co-ordinator

Jade Buckle


Jade is the Training Co-ordinator for all energy assesor training at CIBSE. She organises courses throughout the year for the professional learning team including in house courses for organisations all over the UK. Her workload consists of venue finding, trainer confirmations, processing bookings for delegates and keeping the website up-to-date with current course information and training dates.

Jade is also assisting with the development of the online learning portal for CIBSE and is looking to complete her CIPD Level 5 Learning & Development Diploma this year. She can assist new users with setting up an online learning account or help organisations that wish to enrol staff in a distance learning programme.

Outside of work she likes to go to the gym, take part in charity fundraisers and socialise with friends. She lived in Australia for 2 years where she worked for Master Builders Victoria in the training department, and has also recently spent 3 months travelling around South East Asia and volunteering in a Safari park.


CPD Course Administrator 

Lara Archer


As course administrator Lara is responsible for arranging trainers and delegates for all training courses, as managing the smooth running of the courses operationally, including meet and greeting trainers and delegates on arrival, arranging print materials, logistics, delegates, catering and hospitality. Lara also processes bookings and keeps the website up-to-date with new course dates and module information. 

Outside work Lara like’s travelling, cooking and taking her dog for long walks. In her spare times she likes attending different festivals and loves music and dance.

For a hobby, she likes to film and edit videos to keep for memories. Lara speaks 3 different languages, English, Arabic and German. Her secret talent is mixing delicious cocktails.


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