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Remote course helps Project Managers toward Chartered status

An ECITB-backed programme for project management professionals in the oil and gas sector has helped candidates on the way toward Chartered status with the Assocation for Project Management for the fifth consecutive year. This year, the Registered Project Professional programme (RPP) has commenced remotely delivered by Changescope with [...]

2020-06-24T16:40:56+01:00June 24th, 2020|News, Oil & Gas|0 Comments

Online training to support soft skills

As we begin to ease the lockdown across the UK, the ECITB continues to highlight remote learning options that allow vital skills training to continue during the COVID-19 crisis. With social distancing restrictions impacting on every aspect of our lives, the ECITB has curated a selection of online learning and [...]

2020-06-23T15:52:26+01:00June 23rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

ECITB publishes Annual Report and Accounts 2019

The ECITB has published its annual report and accounts. The report, which was laid in Parliament in June, sets out the achievements and financial position of the training board in 2019, including successful levy consultation vote and the launch of the new ECITB strategy, Leading Industry Learning. Other achievements [...]

2020-07-31T11:37:11+01:00June 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Online training to support crisis management

As we begin to ease the lockdown across the UK, the ECITB continues to highlight remote learning options that allow vital skills training to continue during the COVID-19 crisis. With social distancing restrictions impacting on every aspect of our lives, the ECITB has curated a selection of online learning and [...]

2020-06-30T15:51:35+01:00June 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Apply for support to retain and develop key skills in industry

A new £4.5m scheme to support the retention of essential skills during and after the Covid-19 crisis has been launched by the ECITB, with engineering construction employers invited to apply from Wednesday 10 June. The Train to Retain scheme supports the ongoing development of apprentices and graduates within in-scope companies [...]

2020-06-10T10:52:48+01:00June 10th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Online training to support better remote working

As we begin to ease the lockdown across the UK, the ECITB continues to highlight remote learning options that allow vital skills training to continue during the COVID-19 crisis. With social distancing restrictions impacting on every aspect of our lives, the ECITB has curated a selection of online learning and [...]

2020-06-01T14:21:25+01:00June 1st, 2020|News|0 Comments

Online options for technical training

Throughout the lockdown period, the ECITB has sought out online learning so vital skills training can 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 [...]

2020-05-27T13:05:19+01:00May 27th, 2020|News|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