As the leading heating and utilities training provider in Scotland, Skills Training Group has facilities in Paisley and Dalgety Bay, Fife. We operate out of state of the art training facilities that allow us to prepare our students for real-world situations, giving them a competitive edge when it comes to being hired and staying gainfully employed.
To provide training services that: Learners recommend to family and friends, employers regard as industry-leading, employees are proud of, and training that provides a platform for sustainable employment.
When our students leave our academy, they become some of the most top qualified and sought-after applicants. Employers look for our students because they know they won’t require extensive extra training in order to start taking jobs and earning a profit. The experience you’ll get while training with us gives you everything you need to start excelling from day one.
We’re one of the few approved training providers with British Gas. As part of our partnership, we can provide our students work placements with British Gas. We’re also contracted to deliver induction programmes for British Gas as part of their national recruitment drive.
Many of our new entrant central heating engineer students have gone on to become employed full-time with British Gas.
All our training staff have 10 years+ experience working with some of the UK’s most accomplished industry employers, such as British Gas, SSE & Scottish Power. They are regularly monitored by our quality team to make sure they are delivering training to the highest standard.
We work with some of the most well renowned industry employers as the result of our high-quality training and facilities.
Our client base allows us to offer a guaranteed work placement as part of their new entrant central heating training - many of them with realistic job prospects.
In order to become a Buy With Confidence member, a business must first apply or be recommended to join the scheme and must then pass a set of tailored background checks.
Membership of the scheme is not given lightly – amongst other checks, each applicant will have their complaints history reviewed and will receive a visit from Trading Standards.
Good references are required from previous customers and applicants must agree to abide by the scheme’s code of conduct, which requires them to follow the letter and spirit of the law. Criminal records background checks are also undertaken.
Only the best of the best are rewarded with a Feefo Gold Trusted Service award. Every business that wins goes above and beyond to provide exceptional customer experience, year-round!
Our dedication to excellence saw us take home 3rd place at the National Energy Efficiency Awards for Quality Management, Compliance & Training Company of the Year 2019.
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Our courses are prepared for the future of heating, and although natural gas is by far and away the main heat source in the UK, we include Air Source Heat Pumps as part of our curriculum.
Our courses will always be at the forefront of technology and give you the best opportunity for a career in heating for both the present and the future.
As a leading training provider, all of our courses are fully accredited by the relevant awarding bodies.
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As the leading heating and utilities training provider in Scotland, we operate state-of-the-art training facilities in both Paisley and Dalgety Bay, Fife.
Our purpose-built workshops are designed for both novice and experienced learners with a large variety of appliance types and models.
Our classrooms are bright and spacious utilising technology to enhance your training experience.
Our centres are kitted out with all the tools you require to complete your practical training.
We have invested heavily in creating the best possible training facilities, incorporating real-life practical scenarios to prepare you for the workplace.
On site parking is available at all of our centres and most of our satellite training centres.
Our training centres are easy to travel to & accommodation is readily available.
We deliver a range of courses in gas engineering, plumbing, electrical and first aid.Learn more