Who We Are

ideostone is a small business working from our office in the Yorkshire Dales. 


Richard Boothman.

Richard Boothman, who set up the business, has more than 18 years experience teaching environmental modules as an Associate Lecturer with the Open University. 

He has also delivered many face to face courses accredited by NEBOSH and IEMA together with tailor-made courses for a range of organisations: from professional services to facilities management to engineering and beyond.


Karen Boothman.

Karen Boothman joined the business formally in 2019 to help with the creation of on-line courses. 

Her background is in Food Technology and in Administrative processes, but she has developed new skills in animation and video production techniques as well as providing many of the voice-overs for the courses.


**Our latest course: ‘Environmental Literacy
– an Introduction’ is now live on Udemy!**