17th September 2019

British Astronaut Tim Peake to address OPITO Global Conference

British astronaut Major Tim Peake will give the keynote speech at the OPITO Global Conference on 6 November in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, sharing how he prepared for a six-month mission on the International Space Station (ISS).


16th September 2019

COSL becomes the 30th company globally to meet the industry Standard for competence management

COSL Drilling Europe AS has become the 30th company to achieve OPITO Competence Management System (CMS) approval. The Norwegian contractor, who demonstrated and implemented a best practice CMS covering operations on one of its North Sea assets, achieved the accreditation in under four months.


6th September 2019

Record number of North-east students enjoy virtual work during OPITO’s Energise Your Future at OE19

A record number of secondary school pupils from across the North East of Scotland visited the SPE Offshore Europe event today (September 6th 2019) in Aberdeen, to take part in OPITO’s Energise Your Future (EYF) initiative.


4th September 2019

Oil and gas apprentices meet Energy Minister as scheme celebrates 20th year

Oil and gas apprentices met with Scottish Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse at SPE Offshore Europe 2019 in Aberdeen today as the successful Oil & Gas Technical Apprentice Programme (OGTAP) welcomes its 20th intake of trainees.


30th May 2019

OPITO appoints VP for Americas to support oil and gas safety and skills

OPITO, the global, not-for-profit skills body for the energy industry, has appointed Brandon Grosvenor to the new role of vice president of strategic development for the Americas region. Mr Grosvenor will further increase support to the oil and gas industry in the region.

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