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AID Rope Access & Training Centre

Email : sales@aidropeacess.com
Phone : +44 (0) 1953 454383
Website : www.ropeaccess.com

 Our specialist training services cover:

IRATA rope access level 1,2,3 revalidation & refresher training work at height, advanced work at height including rescue work at height & rescue bespoke work at height & rescue training tailored to suit any environment. Rooftop safety ladder, safety confines space level 1, escape offshore evacuation system, DROPS awareness competent person PPE equipment inspection.

 

Premier Shipping & Packaging Limited is a privately owned independent freight company based in the heart of the UK’s thriving marine and transport industry and is regarded as one of the leading global freight forwarders with a worldwide operation.

Atlantic Offshore Scotland Ltd

Email : mgordon@atlantic-offshore.co.uk
Phone : 01224212159
Website : www.atlantic-offshore.co.uk

Atlantic Offshore Scotland specialise in the provision Emergency Response & Rescue Vessels to the Oil and Gas market. The company own and operate 8 ERRV vessels, that are manned by highly trained and competent seagoing personnel who are dedicated to the well being of those we support.

Available for work UK Wide & Mediterranean Sea.

For further details contact Matthew Gordon on Tel : 01224 212159 or visit www.atlantic-offshore.co.uk

Cargo Training International

Email : ukinfo@cargotraining.com
Phone : 01932 769 682
Website : www.cargotraining.com

 Established in 1992, Cargo Training International (CTI) is approved by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA Licence Number 016173) to undertake training courses for the carriage of dangerous goods by air, including radioactive materials and infectious substances.

 
In addition we offer training in the carriage of dangerous goods by road and sea. Other courses offered are the Introduction to Air Cargo (UK only), and the Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser (UK/EU only).
 
Our Head Office location is close to Heathrow Airport (London), and we have a USA office which is based in Houston, Texas. We offer an extensive public training schedule both in the UK and USA, and we are able to quote for in-house training for any location worldwide.
 
All students who pass the examinations are registered as internationally approved to sign for dangerous goods consignments.
 
We continue to be the "preferred training company" with the British International Freight Association (BIFA) for all our published programmes.
 
For further details contact Bob Carter   on 01932 769 682 visit  http://www.cargotraining.com
 

Falck Nutec Limited

Email : bw@falcknutec.co.uk
Phone : +44 (0)8444142142
Website : www.falcknutec.co.uk

 Falck Nutec’s full suite of onshore and offshore wind turbine safety courses cater for a range of stages in the development process; from onshore construction to site surveys, installation, commissioning, operations and maintenance and the eventual safe decommissioning of offshore wind projects.  We deliver RenewableUK accredited, OPITO approved and client specific training.

Falck Nutec and Falck Onsite have the ability to deliver over 200 courses providing a range of industry approved training courses and renewable medical examinations.  Our state of the art Teesside training centre of excellence features a 23.7m tall wind turbine tower and an external boat transfer simulator for a range of realistic offshore wind training courses, alongside a 72 meter square rigging and workshop area to deliver a number OPITO accredited and ECITB rigging and lifting courses.

Renewable energy specific courses are also available in high altitude descent and rescue, CAA radio operations, helicopter underwater escape, boat transfer training, confined space, sea survival, fire fighting and first aid.  Elements from all training sectors in which Falck Nutec is involved can be catered for, for example onsite practical training for blade manufacturing, STCW marine safety, major emergency management, and company specific and generic fire training.

The firm has OPITO approved sites in Teesside and Europe’s oil and gas capital, Aberdeen – specialising in offshore survival training, company specific practical fire safety training, emergency response, and sea survival.  Falck group has 30 safety training centres across five continents globally.  Whilst sister company, Falck Healthcare, has fully operational occupational health centres on-site and provides a range of medical services ranging from renewable energy medicals to offshore OGUK medicals and offshore inoculations.

FINTEC recruit

Email : info@fintrecruit.co.uk
Phone : +44 (0) 131 564 0755
Website : www.fintecrecruit.co.uk

FINTEC recruit will support your business in sourcing personnel with the right level of experience and skill required for your vacancies. We are based in Edinburgh, Scotland with a reach across the UK and international. We offer cross sector recruitment services covering Engineering, Technical, Finance and Business support disciplines for on and offshore positions. Our service covers marine, subsea, oil and gas, manufacturing and more. Our network of Specialist Associate Consultants source the best people in the industry for your jobs and project success. We are fair, competitive and can tailor the recruitment support to meet your needs.

We have an extensive database of skilled professionals looking for both contract and permanent employment. The range of disciplines vary from Marine experienced personnel to Renewable Technicians. We operate Talent banks for our clients for projects in identifying personnel in line for projects arising.

Typical roles that we can support with are mechanical, electrical, structural, design, environmental, metallurgists, materials, planners, project engineers, cable engineers, ROV, project managers, ports, surveyors, vessel managers, civil and construction, financial, procurement, business development, analysts and many more.

Please contact us to find out how we can support your business. Telephone +44 (0) 131 564 0755 or email info@fintrecruit.co.uk : www.fintecrecruit.co.uk

Heriot-Watt University

Email : gordon.winton@pet.hw.ac.uk
Phone : +44 (0)131 451 3534
Website : www.energy.hw.ac.uk

Energy research is a core activity at Heriot-Watt University. Through the pan-university Energy Academy, research excellence ranges from solar energy and energy-focused materials through to energy economics, use, policy and logistics. The perspective of energy research at the University has changed in recent years and our interaction with the international agenda of climate change, sustainability and security of supply has informed a 'big picture' vision of how best to match our skills base to the emerging research and knowledge exchange challenges. For further details contact Gordon Winton on Tel: +44(0)131 451 3534 or visit www.energy.hw.ac.uk.

Joining Shackle Ltd

Email : John.hardcastle@joiningshackle.com
Phone : +44 (0)23 8000 1095
Website : www.joiningshackle.com

 Joining Shackle Ltd provides maritime recruitment and training solutions worldwide. Our recruitment Division specializes in shore-based jobs covering a broad range of international commercial maritime markets. Our team has marine backgrounds and a unique understanding of the industry enabling them to offer confidential and professional services to both applicants and employers.

 Our areas of expertise include sales and service, education and training, ship operation and management, renewable energy, P&I, legal, port administration, freight forwarding and logistics. Our Training Division is approved UK agents for ARI Simulation and offers a number of superior marine training simulators for colleges and training centers.

The ARI range of products cover marine, crane, offshore, drilling and driving simulators.

Lagta LTD

Email : training@lagcentral.co.uk
Phone : 01324 812035
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National Renewable Energy Centre

Email : sales@narec.co.uk
Phone : +44 (0) 1670 359 555
Website : www.narec.co.uk

 Narec has invested over £150 million to create UK’s national translational research centre for accelerating the deployment of offshore renewable energy technologies.

Our multidisciplinary team of scientists and engineers operate some of Europe’s largest translational research, development and testing facilities for offshore wind, wave, tidal and electrical network technologies

Clients and collaborators include: project developers, utilities, major manufacturers, universities, research organizations and supply chain companies. 

We play an important role in supporting delivery of the government’s policy objectives and in attracting and anchoring internationally mobile investment to the UK. 

Oil Spill Response Ltd

Email : preparedness@oilspillresponse.com
Phone : +44 (0)23 8033 1551
Website : www.oilspillresponse.com

Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) is the largest international industry funded cooperative which exists to respond to oil spills wherever in the world they may occur, by providing preparedness, response and intervention services. Our members include oil and gas companies, ports authorities and shipping companies. As the industry leader, we have acquired a wealth of experience and a distinguished track record by attending to more than 400 oil spill incidents in the past three decades.

Our range and depth of preparedness expertise enable us to provide an extensive range of services; from contingency planning, equipment hire, personnel secondment, training and exercises to capability reviews. OSRL is an accredited training provider to the Oil, Gas and Shipping Industries. We provide a full range of courses to international training standards (International Maritime Organization (IMO)) and, where appropriate, all training delivered in the UK meets the National Oil Spill Response Training Standards issued by the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) and Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). The levels of training we offer are recognised globally and, where applicable, they carry the relevant level of certification. We also provide ICS (Incident Command System) certified courses and an extensive range of our own OSRL certified courses.

For further information contact Emma Smillie on +44(0)80331551 or email membershipteam@oilspillresponse.com visit www.oilspillresponse.com

Rix Sea Shuttle

Email : Nick allen@rix.co.uk
Phone : 01482 338833
Website : www.rix.co.uk

Business Description Rix Sea Shuttle provides a premium shuttle service from the coast of the UK to offshore wind farms for a range of blue chip clients. Our high specification boats, combined with 140 years of shipping experience and deep local knowledge puts us in the ideal position to transport your technicians to and from the wind farms. All of the Rix Sea Shuttle vessels are built to highly technical specifications - both on the inside and out, and are built to combat extreme weather conditions, ensuring comfort and safety for your staff at all times. Rix Sea Shuttle is a family-run business that understands the importance of looking after your technicians. Our knowledgeable crew works hard to keep your team happy, secure and on time all the time.

Seaway Europe Ltd

Email : andycrawford@seawayseurope.com
Phone : +44 (0) 7973 370237
Website : www.seawayseurope.com

 Provides independent training and assessment to a consistently high standard. 

Training and competency Assessing based on a wide range of proven expertise in the use of all types of tugs.
Has established recognition and credibility internationally with clients and key customers 
such as ship-owners, pilots, port & berth operators, and channel & harbour authorities.
We have proven beyond doubt the training is an investment that delivers positive cost outcomes. I.e. Our training regularly decreases fuel consumption by around 20%.
 
For further details contact  Andy Crawford  on +44 (0) 7973 370237  or visit  www.seawayseurope.com

Seven Driving and Industrial

Email : l.barnes@sevendriving.com
Phone : 07399497207
Website : www.sevendriving.com

Seven Driving & Industrial is a leading staffing agency with a network of branches covering the whole of the United Kingdom. We offer a number of unique characteristics that define us as one of the leading specialist Driving, Industrial and Healthcare recruitment consultancies in your region.

On Call Service

We were the first agency to offer a genuine 24 hour a day service, and we continue to do so with experienced consultants immediately available giving you a personal response night or day.

Consistency of service

We will not compromise on quality in order to secure a commission. Our focus is on finding the right people for our clients with a view to establishing successful long-term relationships.

Stable leadership

Our management team has an average tenure of 15 years.

Reputation

Over 80 percent of our current business comes from personal referrals and repeat clients. We have a reputation for reliability honesty and attention to detail.

Superior sourcing strategies

We interview all candidates in person, face to face, and use a range of innovative sourcing solutions to find the best candidates in the market. As one of the regions largest recruitment advertisers we can offer our clients priority positioning in the leading online job boards

Our Service

We offer a bespoke service geared towards our clients needs, providing quality qualified contractors on an ad hoc shift basis, a temp to perm contract, general holiday and peak cover, or as a permanent solution. We can equally cope with high volume requirements, be it on an on site single source solution or as part of your general recruitment provision.

For further details contact Luke Barnes on Telephone 03303357777 or visit www.sevendriving.com

Sibbald Training

Email : John.sibbald@sibbaldtraining.com
Phone : 01501 750900
Website : www.sibbaldtraining.com

Sibbald Training are experts in the field of providing Construction & Plant Training services for industries such as construction, civil engineering, utilities, local authorities, emergency services, warehousing and distribution. We have an enviable customer base across a wide range of industry sectors.

Construction Industry & Plant Training

Construction Training services cover a full range of plant categories including 360 & 180 Excavators, Cranes, Forward Tipping Dumpers and Dump Trucks, Telehandler Forklift Trucks, Loading Shovels, Dozers, Road Rollers, Landfill Compactors, Mobile Elevated Work Platforms, Slinger Signallers and other categories covered by the CPCS scheme.

For further details contact John Sibbald email John.sibbald@sibbaldtraining.com or visit www.sibbaldtraining.com

Skilltrade BV

Email : jstam@skilltrade.nl
Phone : 00 31 715611365
Website : www.skilltrade.nl

Skilltrade specializes in hydrographic training and courses for the hydrographic survey, dredging and offshore construction industry since 2000. Courses and training developed by people who gained their experience in the field and taught by those same individuals. The heart of the company is that the skills its people possess can be traded or exchanged with others, thus improving their hydrographic knowledge and understanding.

Skilltrade can provide courses and training in five areas by combining theoretical with field experience material:

1. Hydrographic Survey Category B course - Full Hydrographic Survey curriculum encompassing all basic and essential competencies of the Hydrographic Surveyor as defined by the FIG/IMO/ICA International Advisory Board on Standards of Competence for Hydrographic Surveyors for a Category B Course. The course has been officially recognised as such on the 1st July 2008. We offer an intense course, a 13 week course in IJmuiden (including 1 week Safety training) preceded by a 13 weeks e-learning programme. The course is fully intertwined with visits, workshops and guest lecturers from companies that support the curriculum.

2. Introductory and generals courses in hydrography, land survey, positioning and mathematics, depth sensors, motion sensors, survey sensors, underwater acoustics, offshore construction and earth sciences. Advanced courses in Geophysical sensors, ROV sensors or electronic trouble shooting.

3. Support to in-house training programs with respect to Hydrography and Underwater techniques.

4. Basic Electronics Course for Hydrographic Surveyors

5. E-learning Modules: Mathematics (Kahn university), Physics (Kahn university), Bathymetry (Skilltrade), Geodesy (Skilltrade), Global Navigation Satellite Systems(Skilltrade). Skilltrade provides guidance and assistance. Every module comprises questions and tasks that are to be carried out by the student.

Furthermore Skilltrade publishes the 3 volume Handbook of Offshore Surveying and the GPS Handbook for professional GPS users. Please visit our bookstore at http://skilltrade.nl/bookstore for more information on these books.

For more information please visit our website www.skilltrade.nl or contact Johan Stam by telephone, +31(0) 71 5611365. Or by e-mail: info@skilltrade.nl .

Sutton & Sons St Helens Ltd

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Phone : 0151 420 2020
Website :

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Sutton & Sons St Helens Ltd

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Phone : 0151 420 2020
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The Page Group

Email :
Phone : 01903 736 300
Website : www.pagegroup.co.uk

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Thetford Transport Training

Email : enquiries@lgvtraining.com
Phone : 01842 762 274
Website : www.lgvtraining.com

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Thetford Transport Training

Email : enquiries@lgvtraining.com
Phone : 01842 762 274
Website : www.lgvtraining.com

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Viking Recruitment

Email : info@vikingrecruitment.com
Phone : +44 (0)300 303 8191
Website : www.vikingrecruitment.com


Viking has been supplying Deck, Engine, Technical officers and Hospitality/Guest Services professionals to ship owners world-wide since 1988, with some of the most prestigious names in the business having used our services

We have an exceptional level of experience and expertise in providing a top quality, source and supply service of seagoing individuals to the industry.

Westmoor Engineering Ltd

Email : jack.mccusker@westmoorengineering.co.uk
Phone : +44 (0) 1912 500113
Website : www.westmoorengineering.co.uk

Westmoor Engineering Ltd has become renowned for providing watertight, weathertight and gastight door and hatch solutions.

Westmoor Engineering Ltd design and manufacture aluminium and steel access solutions to the following specifications: heavy duty watertight/weather tight, lightweight watertight/weather tight, gastight and fire resistant.

Based in North East England, Westmoor have been providing access solutions since 1898. We are established in industries such as marine/offshore, oil and gas, renewable energy and civil engineering. Areas of application include marine vessels, fixed offshore platform installations, and offshore equipment and personnel enclosures.

Westmoor invests in research and development to increase its range of designs – many of which are for increasingly demanding pressure and fire-resistant applications. We also work closely with the leading classification societies such as DNV and LRQA, and we are accredited to ISO 9001 for the design and manufacture of watertight doors and hatches.

Yachting World - IPC

Email : yachting_world@ipcmedia.com
Phone : 020 3148 4846
Website : www.yachtingworld.com

Boat sale services

Yachting Worldwide Ltd

Email : patrick@yw-w.co.uk
Phone : 07780 718593
Website : www.yw-w.co.uk

 We are a company that is focused firmly on client solutions and is backed by years of experience both in the UK and world wide.In the marina sector our experience covers marina feasibility, marina design, marina build and operations both in UK and overseas. Marina design projects have ranged from small two berth private marinas through to super yacht berths, water sports centres and full commercial marinas as part of major water front developments.Our expertise covers marina feasibility studies, marina planning, presentations, planning applications and marine permits for project works.


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