office of EPIT

About Us

EPIT Group is an international leading provider of training, assessment and consultancy services for engineers working in hazardous and industrial environments.

Formed at Blackburn Business Park in 2002, and having helped to train over 20,000 industry professionals, EPIT is an approved certified CompEx centre and offers the nationally recognised courses, to electrical and instrumentation technicians. Courses are delivered in their brand-new, custom built unit in Blackburn, Aberdeen, which features lecture rooms along with two hands-on practical area and a spacious WIFI lounge/dining area where delegates can relax between classes.

EPIT is an approved centre for a number of industry bodies including:

  • The Maritime & Coastguard Agency, offering courses on high voltage operation and management for seafarers.
  • City & Guilds, offering courses on Management, Inspection & Testing of Portable Electrical Equipment and IEE Wiring Regulations 17th Edition.
  • CompEx, offering nationally recognised courses to electrical and instrumentation technicians.

EPIT's Competency Plus Programme, which consists of a range of Ex, ATEX, HV/LV & Electrical Safety courses, are accredited by City and Guilds and are presented in their tailor-made facility which is stocked with a wide variety of Ex demonstration modules. These courses can also be carried out on any site, worldwide, and can be customised to suit company specific requirements. In addition, EPIT provides a wide range of consulting services focused on regulatory compliance in the area of hazardous area classification, product assessment, CE Marking, Dangerous Substances and Explosive Areas Regulations.