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Specialist Training for the Offshore, Oil & Gas, Wind Energy and Onshore Industry in Newcastle, Aberdeen, Grimsby and Huddersfield

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Headquartered in North Shielsds in Tyne & Wear (NE England), AIS Training (Training arm of AIS Group) provides more than 300 training courses including Emergency Response, Sea Survival, Rope Access, Wind Energy, Electrical and Mechanical, Fabrication, Rigging and NDT to different sectors including Oil & Gas, Wind Energy, Construction, Maritime and Power Generation. Ther flagship training village is located in Newcastle, UK along with three other state-of-the-art training facilities in Aberdeen, Grimsby and Huddersfield. The courses are approved by industry bodies including OPITO, RUK, GWO, BINDT, STCW and IRATA. AIS trains over 17,500 delegates a year who travel from all over the world.

Advanced Industrial Solutions (AIS) is a multi-award-winning manufacturer and supplier of Flexible Passive Fire Protection, Thermal Insulation Systems and Personnel Protection Guards. AIS Engineering design and manufacture insulation and fire protection systems, fabricate pipe work, rope access and, develop inspection and maintenance programs.


Other AIS business areas include tailored software solutions to simplify internal processes, analyze performance and manage staffing and assets; online sales of products, to Wind Energy, Oil & Gas and other sectors; and, recruitment and staffing solutions for the offshore industry.

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Maritime & Offshore Training Programs




Oil & Gas Courses

  • OPITO BOSIET with CA-EBS
  • OPITO FOET with CA-EBS
  • OPITO Banksman & Slinger Training Stage 1
  • OPITO Rigger Training Stage 1
  • IRATA Rope Access Level 1, 2 or 3
  • OPITO Offshore Installation Manager (OIM) Controlling Emergencies Competence Assessment
  • OPITO Major Emergency Management - Initial Response (MEM-IR)
  • Norwegian Escape Chute
  • OPITO Helideck Operations Initial Training (HOIT)
  • OPITO Oil & Gas Industry Fireproofing Competence Assessment (Level 2)
  • OPITO HUET with CA-EBS
  • OPITO Combined BOSIET
  • OPITO Combined FOET
  • OPITO Helideck Emergency Response Team Member (HERTM)
  • OPITO Offshore Emergency Response Team Leader (OERTL)
  • OPITO Compressed Air - EBS
  • OPITO Offshore Emergency Response Team Leader (OERTL) Further
  • Offshore S-Cape Training
  • OPITO Oil & Gas Fireproofing Training Level 1
  • OPITO Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (OERTM) Further
  • OFFSHORE Oil & Gas Medical
  • OPITO Application Of Insulation Systems Training Level 1
  • OPITO Banksman Slinger Competence Assessment (Stage 3 & 4)
  • OPITO Blaster-Sprayer Training Level 1
  • OPITO Blaster-Sprayer Competence Assessment (Level 2)
  • OPITO MIST
  • OPITO Rigger Competence Assessment (Stage 3 & 4)

Wind Energy Courses

  • GWO Basic Safety Training (BST) Package
  • IRATA Rope Access Level 1, 2 or 3
  • GWO Sea Survival
  • GWO First Aid
  • GWO Manual Handling
  • GWO Fire Awareness
  • GWO Working At Height
  • GWO Working At Height Refresher with Manual Handling
  • GWO First Aid Refresher
  • GWO Basic Technical Training (BTT) Combined
  • GWO Enhanced First Aid (EFA)
  • GWO Enhanced First Aid Refresher (EFAR)
  • GWO Advanced Rescue Training (ART) Combined
  • GWO Slinger Signaller
  • GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher Package
  • GWO Basic Technical Training - Hydraulics
  • GWO Basic Technical Training - Electrical
  • GWO Basic Technical Training - Mechanical
  • Advanced Hub Rescue (AHR)

LAST UPDATED ON Oct 2, 2020