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Free Training Opportunities For Oil and Gas Workers

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Free Training Opportunities For Oil and Gas Workers

West College Scotland is providing free Training Opportunities for oil and gas workers at its Clydebank, Greenock or Paisley Campus.


The Transition Training Fundwestcollegescotland

A Scottish Government fund managed by Skills Development Scotland. Supports those affected by redundancies or threat of redundancy in Oil & Gas. Provides support to re-train, upskill or get accreditation / certification. Offers a real opportunity for people affected by redundancy to launch a new career.


People who have lost their job or are at threat of redundancy since January 2015 in the Oil & Gas Sector or its supply chain. Must be resident in Scotland. Must be actively seeking employment and be able to show the training will help you find a new job.

Free courses on offer include:

  • Occupational Health & Safety.
  • City & Guilds 17th Edition Course – Inspection & Testing certification for new or existing electricians.
  • Introduction to Teaching.
  • Domestic Gas – For career changers wanting to work in the ‘downstream gas industry.
  • Domestic PV – Up-skilling for electricians wanting to work in the micro renewables sector.
  • Domestic Energy Assessor / Green Deal Advisor qualification & registration.
  • CISCO CCNA – Nationally recognised computer networking qualification to run and maintain CISCO networks.
  • Microsoft Vendor Qualification MTA – Introduction to software development.

For more information see HERE.

Don’t miss this outstanding opportunity, contact now:

Gordon Stewardson – 0800 052 9610, oil&