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History

Training the industry for four decades

We’ve been delivering survival, health & safety, fire, marine and emergency management training to the global oil and gas industry for four decades.  Our instructors are some of the most experienced and knowledgeable in the industry. Between them they have over 150 years’ on-the-ground training experience.

Many of our team have been involved in the development of the industry training standards which are used today and are closely involved with the evolution of Petrofac Training Services from its origins as the Robert Gordon Institute of Technology (RGIT) in the 1970s.

You can see more about our heritage and how this history feeds into the quality of our training services, below.

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2011

We acquire SkillsVX - competence management software designed to meet the complex workforce competency requirements of the oil and gas industry.

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2012

We acquire leading eLearning provider, Oilennium, enabling us to offer a computer-based training capability.