New Scaffolding Training Centre Opens for Business

The first scaffolding training centre to deliver apprenticeships and commercial courses in the North East of Scotland opened its doors this week!

Group of apprentice scaffolders

The state-of-the-art facility, which has received more than £1 million in investment, is a partnership between the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) and NESCol's subsidiary company ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy (ASET). 

The centre, based at Clinterty in Aberdeen, offers high quality professional training and a comprehensive portfolio of CISRS (Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme) and SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority) accredited scaffolding courses. These will train and upskill the Scottish workforce and benefit both the construction and oil and gas industries. 

Read the full press release here