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Train the Trainer

Exclusive Global Train-the Trainer Diploma SCQF Level 8 qualification in: Process Operations, Electrical, Mechanical and Instrumentation Engineering

The course has been specifically developed to support the various overseas countries that are looking to develop their respective oil and gas industries through local content and nationalization. The course structure consists of the following individual unit subjects:


  • Technical English for the Energy Industries
  • Core Skills: Communication Level 6
  • Core Skills: Numeracy Level 6
  • Core Skills: Working with Others Level 6
  • Core Skills: Information and Communication Technology Level 6
  • Core Skills: Problem Solving Level 6
  • The Role of Awarding Bodies
  • Qualification Standards: Understanding and Implementation
  • Assess Workplace Competence using Direct and Indirect Methods
  • Effective Vocational Training Skills
  • Design & Structure of Oil & Gas Technician Training Materials
  • Trainee Instructor: Practical Skills Based hands-on Training Task: Discipline Specific
  • Internally Monitor and Maintain the Quality of Workplace Assessment
  • Course Review & Feedback & Documentation

The course is levelled at SCQF Level 8, which is the equivalent of a HND qualification. The course duration is 26 weeks in total but individual unit subjects can be delivered over shorter periods of time, ranging from 5 to 30 days per unit subject. This will provide flexibility to enable training to be tailored around offshore and onshore working rotas.

The course can be delivered at any overseas location, or at the ASET International Oil & Gas Academy in Aberdeen.

The target audience for this course is current or ex Production and Maintenance Oil & Gas Technicians looking for careers in oil and gas vocational training. The entry criteria is a minimum of 5 years work related experience supported with appropriate and recognised qualifications. ASET are the only commercial training provider in the world offering this formal qualification for training Oil & Gas Technical Training Instructors.

Cost per delegate: Available on request - 26 week programme
Minimum number: 6
Maximum number: 12

ASET Course Directory
Instructors were very knowledgeable and good training. Very good practical training

Anjum Shafiq
BG Group

Thoroughly enjoyed this course, it has been extremely useful and I will take all of the learning back to my own facilities. Materials and environment were all excellent as were the ASET team

Warren O’Neill
BG Group

Excellent Instructor, thank you!

Klem Lipinski
NIIT Limited UK

Good course with very knowledgeable instructors

Ross Mackenzie
Private Delegate

Excellent facilities, excellent support from ASET team, would recommend ASET without hesitation

Malcolm Anderson
Talisman Energy (UK)

Lecturing was very good, clear and concise

Martin Young
NIIT Limited UK

Course very informative, Lecturer knowledgeable and professional with effective means of imparting knowledge

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive

Really good course which was greatly delivered

Ross Simpson
A W Training Services

Great course, valuable lessons learned. The experience and knowledge shared is of great benefit

Alan Maclean
Dolphin Drilling Personnel Pte Ltd

The lecturer was very knowledgeable and extremely helpful with the course content as well as providing lots of good information above and beyond the requirements which gave me an insight into the world of DP

Sam Wood
Gulfmark UK Ltd

Very worthwhile course and enlightened with different approaches & various scenarios

William Aitken
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Great course especially the simulator. Good that the lecturer has past and ongoing practical experience

Kevin Blair
KCA Deutag Technical Support Ltd 

Lecturer was very thorough throughout course. Enjoyed having the chance to improve original skills and learn from an experienced person

Sean Burrows
Quick Flange UK

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training Ltd

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) Ltd

Very happy with this course, it has brought up my level of understanding

Tom Simpson
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Good lecturer that made everything clear

Matthew Thom
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Excellent course with realistic situations. Great use of feedback after excercises.

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production Ltd

Although being apprehensive about attending the course, I was made to feel at ease and enjoyed the overall experience. I would not hesitate to recommend to others

Roger Murray
Petrojarl Floating Production (uk) Ltd

This course has given me a lot more understanding of pressure testing and will be very useful in the future

Colin Crichton
Woodgroup PSN

Really good set up in this course and exceeded my original expectations. Will definitely recommend to others. Training and coaching was second to none and more importantly realistic

Darren Honeyman
Talisman Sinopec Energy Uk Ltd

Very informative, well presented

John Bey
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Good course well presented

Simon Delvin
Aker Offshore Partner