Company Type
Industry Training Provider

+44 1603 891255

Company Snapshot
Norwich, United Kingdom
Company Type
Company Size
11-50 employees
Health & SafetyMaritime & ShippingOffshore Oil & GasOffshore Wind Energy

About Us
Petans has been a benchmark for professional safety & survival training, across the whole energy sector, both UK & worldwide since 1975.

Employing highly qualified personnel, Petans provides courses & training locations in Norfolk & Suffolk (UK) for Offshore Survival, Firefighting, Helicopter Operations, Marine & Management of Safety.

For offshore Oil & Gas Petans offer internationally recognised courses to OPITO standards, in BOSIET basic survival training, MIST, & FOET refresher. We also train firefighting, helicopter operations, maritime & safety.

For the Offshore wind industry, we provide MCA maritime training for installers, & BWEA Basic, working at heights, and marine transfer for Operations & Maintenance / Original Equipment Manufacturers.

For maritime businesses we train to MCA standards from all 4 basic courses, through to advanced firefighting.

The nuclear industry also uses our facilities at our Norfolk base to train their fire teams. Our facilities are so well regarded that even the Fire Services also come to Petans for backdraught & BA training.

For construction industries - City & Guilds confined space safety for maintenance staff.

Users consider Petans to be the best equipped centre of its type in Europe. We are accredited to ISO 9000, ISO 14001 and OHASAS 18001.

Petans are a registered charity, meaning training is always provided at best cost & we offer the Petans Bursary, grants of up to £300 to qualifying delegates. Please ask for details.
Certifications & Accreditations
AMSA Australian Maritime Safety Authority Approved Training Provider
APPEA Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association
ASME S American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Power Boilers (S) Certificate
ASME U American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Pressure Vessels (U) Certificate
ASME U2 American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Pressure Vessels (Alternative Rules for Pressure Vessels) (U2) Certificate
CAA United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority
CHAS Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme
City & Guilds City & Guilds Approved Centre
EN 1090 Structural/Contsruction Steel & Aluminium Products
GWO Global Wind Organisation Accredited Training Provider
HSE United Kingdom Health & Safety Executive
IOSH Institution of Occupational Safety & Health
ISAA International Spill Accreditation Association
ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems
ISO 27001 Information Security Management
ISO 50001 Energy Management Systems
ISO 9001 Quality Management System
ISO/IEC 17025 Testing & Calibration Laboratories
ISO/TS 29001 Oil & Gas Quality Management
MCA Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) Approved Training Provider
MNTB Merchant Navy Training Board Centre Recognition
NATA National Association of Testing Authorities (Australia)
NEBOSH National Examination Board in Occupational Safety & Health
NOGEPA Nederlandse Olie en Gas Exploratie en Productie Associatie
OHSAS 18001 Health & Safety Management System
OPITO Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organisation
PAS 99 Integrated Management Systems
RYA Royal Yachting Association Recognised Training Centre
SCC**/VCA** Safety Certificate Contractors (More than 35 Employees)
SCC*/VCA* Safety Certificate Contractors (Up to 35 Employees)
SCCP Safety Certificate Contractors for Petrochemicals
SCP Safety Certificate Personnel Leasing
UKAS United Kingdom Accreditation Service
UKSpill UK Spill Contractors Accreditation Scheme
ISO 9001ISO 14001OHSAS 18001City & GuildsCAAGWOHSEOPITO
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+44 1603 891255
Head Office
The Training Centre, Imperial Way, Horsham St Faith, Norwich NR10 3GJ, United Kingdom