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Have your say on occupational standards review

The ECITB is asking industry to help with the final stage of a major review of occupational standards. Our project to review the National Occupational Standards (NOS) has progressed to the final consultation stage and now we want your input to ensure the new NOS meet the needs of industry, particularly [...]

2020-05-22T14:20:37+01:00May 22nd, 2020|News, Policy & Research|0 Comments

Online training to support mental wellbeing and health and safety

Social distancing restrictions have severely impacted on every aspect of our lives, including our mental wellbeing. During Mental Health Awareness Week, the ECITB has highlighted some online learning and webinars that are available to help with health and safety, including mental health. Chris Claydon, ECITB Chief Executive, said: “These are [...]

2020-05-18T13:54:00+01:00May 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Sponsored APM Registered Project Professional (RPP) Support Programme – Invitation for Applicants

Huge congratulations to the latest oil and gas project management professionals to successfully achieve the Association for Project Management Registered Project Professional (APM RPP) after completing an ECITB-sponsored support programme. Andy Foster, Subsea 7; Richard Thomas, Wood PLC; Brian Clark, Spirit Energy and Dave Andrews of Total E&P UK, are [...]

2020-05-14T10:28:07+01:00May 14th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Mentoring programme participants share knowledge remotely

Project managers across the country are taking part in the ECITB’s 2020 mentoring scheme, which is being delivered remotely this year in spite of the Covid-19 pandemic. For the sixth consecutive year, a mentoring programme for oil and gas professionals is underway. And for the first time, the ECITB is [...]

2020-05-13T09:58:23+01:00May 13th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Online training to support Cyber Awareness & Security

The ECITB continues to profile training providers offering online learning in vital skills during the COVID-19 crisis.  With social distancing restrictions having a severe impact on every aspect of our lives, the ECITB looks at online learning and webinars to help develop cyber awareness and security. Chris Claydon, ECITB Chief [...]

2020-05-11T11:27:50+01:00May 11th, 2020|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

ECITB unveils new skills crisis package to support industry

New measures, with up to £6m made immediately available for this year, have been green-lighted today by the ECITB’s Board. The ECITB has announced a raft of new measures to help employers, training providers and learners through the Covid-19 crisis. The wide-ranging package will help employers retain skilled young [...]

2020-05-05T13:56:08+01:00May 5th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Don’t miss out on direct-funded ECITB training

The ECITB has listened to calls from employers to make training more accessible during the current lockdown period. As a temporary measure, we are now directly funding a range of training courses to support industry during the Covid-19 crisis. With cash flow a major concern for many companies at the [...]

2020-04-29T14:47:47+01:00April 29th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Online training to support soft skills

The ECITB has sought out providers who support online learning to allow vital skills training to continue during the COVID-19 crisis. With social distancing restrictions having a severe impact on every aspect of our lives, the ECITB has highlighted some online learning and webinars that are available to help support [...]

2020-04-29T12:14:24+01:00April 29th, 2020|News|0 Comments

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

Online training to support crisis management

The ECITB has sought out providers who support online learning to allow vital skills training to continue during the COVID-19 crisis.  Chris Claydon - ECITB CEO With social distancing restrictions having a severe impact on every aspect of our lives, the ECITB has highlighted some online learning and [...]

2020-04-20T18:05:27+01:00April 20th, 2020|News|0 Comments