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Getting the right start with a Modern Apprenticeship

July 21, 2015 by


Guest blog by OPITO apprentice, Michael Williamson. Deciding to become an apprentice after leaving school was an easy decision for me because I wanted to get straight into work and learn a trade which I could build a lifelong career on. What I didn’t realise at the time, was just how important a decision I was […]

National Oil & Gas Skills Week

November 5, 2014 by


As many of you may be aware, UP’s busy and successful recruitment event, Opportunities in Oil and Gas returns to Aberdeen next Thursday as part of OPITO’s National Oil & Gas Skills Week. The whole week sees a number of events being hosted to explore the skills and career pathways within the Oil & Gas industry. […]

Energising your future – and mine!

October 12, 2012 by


This week we are pleased to be joined for our 11th guest blog, with Karen Clark, Project Manager at Enterprise North East Trust (ENET). Karen’s post, following a trip to the Energise your Future Event, reminds us all how important it can be to get the basics right. Energising your future – and mine! Last week we […]

Interested in working in Oil and Gas?

January 17, 2012 by


Then we have just the website for you! Whether you are a school leaver, graduate, looking to change career, or just curious about the industry, make sure to log on to! The brand new site was launched by OPITO and is a really fantastic resource for information on careers in Oil and Gas. The site […]