Leading Engineering Training Providers in the UK

In just about any industry, continued employee training is crucial to keep the organisation moving forward. In the engineering industry especially it is important to keep up with new developments to avoid getting left behind by more innovative competitors.

To develop and implement a solid training strategy for your engineering company, it is a good idea to partner with an expert training provider. Below you can find 5 of the UK’s leading training providers for the engineering industry.

Technical Training Solutions

Technical Training Solutions has been active on the UK market as an engineering training provider for over 33 years. They provide a wide range of technical courses that focus on the development of practical skills. They believe strongly in “learning by doing”, using modern industrial equipment for hands-on training.

The company can deliver training at your organisation’s premises and all training material can be customised to your exact needs.

Courses include topics such as:

  • Mechanical isolation
  • Mechanical maintenance skills
  • Instrumentation & process control
  • Operators skills
  • Pneumatics
  • etc.

Find out more at http://www.technicaltrainingsolutions.co.uk/.

Technical Training Solutions is headquartered at:

Norwich House

Waterside Court

Neptune Close


Kent ME2 4NZ

Tel: 01634 731 470

Fax: 01634 714 467

Email: tech.training@zen.co.uk

OakCAD Training

OakCAD provides a range of CAD, engineering and management training courses. Courses can be delivered onsite, at OakCAD’s training office or taken online through their daughter organisation National College of Technology. All engineering and CAD training staff is highly qualified and has extensive industry experience.

Find out more at http://www.oakcad.co.uk/ and http://www.nctonline.net/.

OakCAD’s training office is located at:

Office 424

39 Barton Road

Water Eaton Industrial Estate


Milton Keynes


Tel: 01908 – 365781

Fax: 01908 – 365781

Email: alan@oakcad.co.uk

NLT Training

NLT provides training and organises apprenticeships on a variety of engineering and manufacturing subjects. Subjects that are covered include:

  • Bench fitting
  • CNC machining
  • CAD/CAM design
  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Pneumatic and hydraulic engineering
  • Welding and fabrication
  • etc.

The company also offers health & safety and other legal compliance training programmes. Training courses are delivered at their training locations in Chesterfield and Scunthorpe or onsite at your organisation’s premises.

The also organise apprenticeships in partnership with companies who are looking for new talent. Course material for these apprenticeships can be customised to meet your organisation’s specific requirements.

Find out more at: http://www.nlt-training.co.uk/.

Office are located at:


Devonshire House

Station Road



S43 1JU

Tel: 01246 206 520


4 Ashby Road


DN16 1NR

Tel: 01724 866 667

AMRC Training Centre

The University of Sheffield AMRC Group Training Centre offers engineering education and apprenticeships for employees who want to move their career forward and employers that are are committed to investing in a well-trained, competent workforce.

Find out more at http://www.amrctraining.co.uk/apprenticeships-for-employers/.

The AMRC Training Centre is located at:

Advanced Manufacturing Park

Off Highfield Spring



South Yorkshire

S60 5BL


0114 222 9958

Email: info@amrctraining.co.uk

Avon Vale Training (part of Wiltshire Enterprise Training & Development)

Avon Vale Training has been providing training for the engineering and manufacturing industry for over 45 years. They deliver specialist engineering courses, work-based learning qualifications and organise internships and for organisations of any size. Completely bespoke training programmes are available to ensure your organisation’s exact training needs are met.

Find out more at: http://www.wiltshire-enterprise.co.uk/apprenticeships/avt/.

Avon Vale is located at:

Lackham House

Wiltshire College Lackham



Wiltshire SN15 2NY

United Kingdom