External training providers & courses

To maximise our training offering, we work closely with a range of carefully chosen partners, each of whom offers a bank of classroom & online training which can be undertaken at home, on the move or anywhere you choose. These partners include: 

CompEx Certification Limited 

CompEx is the international scheme for competency and certification of personnel who work in explosive atmospheres.  Although mostly relevant to our Members who are accredited in work category 3.7 (Hazardous Areas), Members wishing to undertake CompEx training within the scope of any relevant work that they undertake can find further information by clicking here.

Click here for a free e-learning module covering 'An introduction to CompEx'.

Built Environment - Smarter Transformation (BE-ST)

BE-ST provide the connections, infrastructure and culture needed to solve the sector's most pressing challenges.  They bring together world-class academia, government bodies and industry at all levels to future-proof the commercial and environmental road forward for our sector.  BE-ST is the launchpad to a zero carbon build environment.  Click here for further information on Zero Carbon Skills and training.

Signify Learning Academy 

From UV-C and 3D printing to LiFi and connected lighting, Signify’s online training program is designed to keep you up-to-date with all the latest technologies and techniques. Its UV-C installation module includes training on safety and installation, UV-C upper air disinfection modules, the basics of UV-C and more. Further details are available by clicking here.

Skills for Security Limited

Skills for Security Limited offer the below courses:
  • Advanced signaling
  • Cyber security - a good practice guide for fire & security professionals
  • Intruder alarm survey & design
  • Survey & design of fire alarm systems
  • Survey & design of VSS 
For further information and to book please click here.  All courses range from 4-6 hours to complete. 

Members are entitled to a 20% discount, please submit the discount code at checkout.  The discount code has been previously e-mailed to you, however if you have misplaced this, please e-mail [email protected] and we will forward this to you again.

Tala Training

Tala Training, Glasgow run the below courses:
For available dates, please e-mail [email protected] or call our training team on 0131 445 5577.

Training First Safety 

Training First Safety offer a full suite of online courses which can be accessed by clicking here. Prices are listed beside each course and you can book by e-mailing [email protected] or by calling our training team on 0131 445 5577. We will need a note of your e-mail address to sign you up for the requested course.

Training Plus

Training Plus run the below courses in Edinburgh & Glasgow:
For available dates, please e-mail [email protected] or call our training team on 0131 445 5577.

West College Scotland 

West College Scotland, Paisley run the below courses: Dates are available in the technical training tab to the right.  If the scheduled dates aren't suitable please e-mail [email protected] or call our training team on 0131 445 5577.