About HAC Medical Gas Training & Services

Company Profile

HAC Medical Gas Training & Services Ltd. is part of the HAC Group of Companies that includes HAC Technical Gas Services Ltd. and Medical Piped Gases Ltd. The companies provide both maintenance and installation services respectively for medical and laboratory gas pipeline systems throughout the Healthcare and R&D sectors.


HAC Medical Gas Training & Services Ltd. provide a wide range of training and services to the Healthcare and R&D sectors and are an IHEEM affiliated company.

Training is carried out from our own purpose-built training centre in Leicester or, alternatively, on your own site or an alternative designated Healthcare or R&D site.

The Training Team

Sessions are delivered by Mark Milne, a highly experienced trainer, Authorising Engineer (MGPS) and former BOC Training and Risk Manager, along with Paul L. Henton, a former guest lecturer at the NHS Training Facility, Eastwood Park.

The attached biographies for our Training Team detail their qualifications and experience in full.

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    Mark Milne

    Operations Director

    Mark graduated with an honours degree in Mechanical Engineering and has over 16 years’ experience with Medical Gas Pipeline Systems. He has worked as a Project Engineer, designing and developing MGPS products and also as a Training Manager delivering BTEC accredited courses, producing Compliance Audit and Risk Reports and Operational Policies for Hospital MGPS.

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    Brian Baitup

    Director of Business Development

    Brian has worked within Engineering since leaving school, attaining a variety of advanced qualifications during his time in the Army as a Plant & Combat Engineer. He has also worked as a Sales Engineer in Industrial Transport and Agricultural engineering with BP and was previously employed by BOC for 21 years as a Medical Engineering trainer and Risk Specialist. Brian has presented training as a Guest Lecturer at Eastwood Park and is fully qualified Authorising Engineer (MGPS).

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    Russell Skea

    Medical Gas Training Specialist

    Russell joins the team at HAC with a background in engineering and management, with a number of years within the Healthcare sector. He brings a wealth of experience to the team and his role as Medical Gas Training Specialist.

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    Patrick O’Leary

    Medical Gas Training Specialist

    Pat began his career as an apprentice with NG Bailey in Heating and Ventilation, working his way up to Mechanical Supervisor. After 9 years, he joined Roses Medical as a Contracts Engineer, managing Medical Gas projects from tender stage through to commissioning and project hand-over. Pat joins HAC bringing a wealth of experience, enabling us to deliver and further develop all of our training courses and services.

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    Vicki Polkey

    Business Development & Training Co-ordinator

    Vicki has worked within the Training & Development Sector for 20 years, working across a wide range of businesses and industries. Vicki brings a wealth of experience to the team at HAC in her role as Operations Co-ordinator, with a focus on the continued development of the businesses.

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    Lucy Henton-Lacey

    Marketing & Administration Director

    Lucy graduated with an Honours Degree in German Studies in 2010. Since then, she has held roles in Export, Customer Service & Marketing for two international businesses, most notably the AGA Rangemaster Group. In November 2015, Lucy joined HAC as Operations Co-ordinator, during which time she gained her Diploma with the Chartered Institute of Marketing. Lucy currently holds the position of Business Development & Marketing Director, working across HAC’s Medical Gas Division.