Below are a number of useful links to UK based sites that offer guidance and advice from statutory requirements to training and development information.

HSE – Health and Safety Executive

Regulating and enforcing health and safety laws and providing guidance.

Step Change in Safety

Step Change in Safety is a member-led organisation that aims to make the UK the safest place to work in the worldwide oil and gas industry.


The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is established across the globe as the leading representative body for all those involved in the lifting industry worldwide.


OPITO are the offshore industry’s focal point for skills, training and workforce development.


The ECITB (Engineering Construction Industry Training Board) is the statutory skills body for the engineering construction industry in Great Britain. It works closely with employers and the Government to attract develop and qualify engineering construction personnel in a wide range of craft, technical and professional skills and disciplines.