News: ITB Competence Assurance

  • ITB Training Delegates in Qatar

    24th November 2016

    ITB recently received a request to train some self-funded delegates in Doha, Qatar and this provided a number of logistical obstacles to overcome.  With the guys being self-funded we had to find a location suitable to the budget and to ensure it met with the OPITO requirements for training.


  • Discounted Assessor and Verifier training

    24th November 2016


    ITB Competence Assurance are delighted to offer clients old and new the opportunity of discounted Assessor and Verifier Training for the

    OPITO Assessor OPITO Internal Verifier SQA Assessor L&D9Di SQA Internal Verifier L&D11

    The discounts apply to all courses undertaken during December 2016 and January 2017.


  • ITB successfully deliver OPITO Assessor and Internal Verifier training in Gijón, Northern Spain

    17th November 2016

    Our Trainer Michelle Edwards travelled to Asturias March 2016 to deliver the OPITO Competence Assessor training to three Instructors at the Spanish Maritime Safety Agency.  Michelle was warmly hosted by the centre’s Quality Manager Margarita Lobera Mancha, who had – along with another colleague – completed OPITO Assessor and Internal Verifier training with ITB in October 2015.  The three delegates successfully built their evidence portfolios with the support of Assessors at ITB and obtained the OPITO Competence Assessor awards. 


  • Job Opportunity - Training Coordinator

    16th November 2016

    ITB Competence Assurance are currently recruiting for a Training Coordinator to join our friendly team.  Reporting to the Centre Manager, this key position will be responsible for the smooth and effective functioning of all training events delivered by ITB.


  • Student Talent at Work in ITB

    10th November 2016

    RGU Placement Student Annika Valleala presented a new Social Media Marketing Strategy for ITB Competence Assurance to director Jenny Stokes on Wednesday morning.


  • A Weeks' Work in the Canary Islands

    29th August 2016

    Dave Sadler our Lead Verifier enjoyed a trip to the Canary Islands recently and carried out Assessor and Verfier training which included assessments being carried out observing underwater escapte training from the open air pool on site at the Grupo Stier training base there.  A very nice working environment to be operating in.  

    Terry O Brien the Centre manager commented 'ITB as usual have pulled off another outstanding display of professionalism and excellence in the delivery of the fast track training which involved the OPITO competence assessor and verifier training, Dave Sadler should be commended for his delivery of the course and making it an enjoyable and exceptional learning process, where the use of classroom exercises and open floor discussions lead to a very productive course. To all at ITB thanks very much for the excellent service, Jenni you have an outstanding team, Gina thanks very much for the dedicated customer service and Dave thank you very much for an outstanding performance, I look forward to crossing paths again.'


  • Get Energy Global Conference - 16th & 17th May

    10th May 2016

    ITB will be exhibiting next week at the Get Energy Global Conference in London on the 16th and 17th May.


  • FREE Competence Management Workshops

    3rd March 2016


  • CNS International Italy Meets ITB Scotland

    26th February 2016

    ITB Competence Assurance were asked to provide OPITO Competence Assessor training to an international diving company in Marina di Carrara, Italy.


  • MARTEC Frederikshavn

    16th February 2016

    Mike recently conducted training for 8 delegates for the 2 day OPITO Competence Assessor award at Martec the Maritime and Polytechnic College in Frederikshavn, Denmark. This course covers the theoretical part of the skills and knowledge required for an OPITO Competence Assessor.


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