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Support for oil and gas engineers toward Chartered status

The ECITB and Oil and Gas Project Management Steering Group (OPMSG) are pleased to announce they will sponsor 15 candidates on the Registered Project Professional Programme (RPP) in 2020. The Association for Project Management (APM) RPP is the next step on the ladder of professional achievement for project managers, bringing [...]

2020-04-21T15:26:00+01:00April 21st, 2020|News, Oil & Gas|0 Comments

ECITB issues guidance to all employers, providers and centres

Chris Claydon - ECITB CEO In light of the emerging situation regarding the Covid-19 epidemic and the advice issued yesterday by the Prime Minister, here are the steps the ECITB is taking to maintain our services during this period. We continue to provide all ECITB business operations and [...]

2020-03-25T10:19:53+00:00March 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Subsea 7 Team Scoops Top Award in ACTIVE Cup Challenge

The ACTIVE Cup winning team from Subsea7. A team from Subsea 7 has scooped the top prize in the seventh annual oil and gas ACTIVE Cup Challenge. Winners Nicola Cowe, Paul Nicoll, Olav Vennemann, Robert Dicken, Neil Dunsmore and Jennifer Fulton – otherwise known as The Subsea 6 [...]

2020-03-16T09:48:05+00:00March 16th, 2020|News, Oil & Gas|0 Comments

ECITB rolls out new improved industry collaboration toolkit

An updated version of the ECITB's succesful industry collaboration toolkit for project professionals in the oil and gas sector is now available. The Project Collaboration Toolkit Edition 2, a practical ‘go-to’ guide aimed at supporting and benefitting projects through improved collaboration and smarter ways of working across the engineering construction [...]

2020-03-13T15:20:15+00:00March 4th, 2020|News, Oil & Gas|0 Comments

Skills and training critical to meet Net Zero targets says new report

Industry and Government must join forces to ensure the workforce has the skills to deliver the infrastructure required for net zero, according to a new report published today by the ECITB. With the Government committed to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050, the UK must deploy [...]

2020-03-17T16:59:52+00:00March 4th, 2020|News, Policy & Research, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Government sets out the ECITB’s annual priorities for 2020

The ECITB has received its Annual Priorities letter for the year ahead from its sponsor the Department for Education. The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Children and Families, Michelle Donelan MP, has written to the ECITB’s Chair Lynda Armstrong OBE today (30th January) setting out the Government’s priorities for [...]

2020-01-30T16:07:34+00:00January 30th, 2020|News|0 Comments

New ECITB structure to deliver new strategy

The ECITB has recently completed a restructuring exercise designed to optimise our resources to deliver the new 3 year business plan. The changes, which came into effect on 1st January, will ensure the ECITB continues to deliver value for money to industry by re-focussing our existing resources to deliver [...]

2020-09-24T16:03:22+01:00January 29th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Winners of the 27th ECITB Active Cup announced

Teams from Wood plc, ODE, KBR and Sellafield were the prize winners at the January ECITB ACTIVE Cup held at Cranfield University’s School of Management. They were among the 11 teams to take part in the high-pressure project management competition, where teams oversee a simulated construction project. Teams of five [...]

2020-01-28T13:19:54+00:00January 28th, 2020|News|0 Comments

ECITB announces £5m training boost for graduate engineers

A £5m programme to support leadership and management training for graduates embarking on engineering construction careers has been welcomed as a “huge step forward” by the industry. The ECITB has launched its new Graduate Development Grant programme in response to calls from employers and Government to ensure new graduates entering [...]

2020-03-13T12:24:49+00:00January 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Industry celebrates success of oil and gas scheme

The successes and achievements of a group of mentors and their mentees working in the oil and gas industry have been celebrated at an awards ceremony in Aberdeen. Fifteen project managers from a number of companies successfully completed the Oil and Gas Industry Project Management Mentoring Programme, which is co-ordinated [...]

2020-01-24T16:19:40+00:00January 24th, 2020|News|0 Comments