ICATS Approved Training Providers

The approved training providers listed below will deal with all registration and certification of applicators.

Available modules, course fees and dates can be obtained directly from the Approved Training Providers.

      IMechE FiFe NDT
      Deborah Wright

      14 Pitreavie Court, Pitreavie Business Park, Queensferry Road, Dunfermline KY11 8UU
      Tel 01383 669004

      Website – https://fifendt.imeche.org

      Email – FifeNDT@imeche.org

      IMechE Fife NDT
      IMechE Fife NDT are approved ICATS Trainers and offer the popular ICA course from our Dunfermline training facility. The practical training assessment is carried out at a facility close to our training centre.

      Our ICATS trainer is a Fellow of the Institute of Corrosion and a qualified protective coating inspector with many years of practical experience working on challenging applications all over the world.

      IMechE Fife NDT is based in a modern facility south of Dunfermline, close by the Rosyth dockyard. There are a range of local amenities and convenient road and rail transport links. Students benefit from an excellent learning environment and a lunch is provided with the course.

      Jack Tighe Ltd
      Sam Panter

      Redbourne Mere, Kirton Lindsey, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 4NW
      Tel (01652) 640003 . Fax (01652) 648442
      Website – www.jacktighe.com
      Email – sam@jacktighe.com

      Jack Tighe Ltd
      Jack Tighe Ltd are approved ICATS Trainers registered to train all current modules including the Abrasive blasting and Spray painting specialist modules. Jack Tighe has an approved ICATS Training Facility at their Head Office in Kirton Lindsey and also offer training at a customer’s site if required. The practical training assessment would be carried out at our factory locations close to the training centre.

      Our in-house Certified Trainers for the ICAT scheme are all currently working in the painting industry and have years of valuable hands on knowledge and experience. We are a contracting company who we consider are the best qualified to deliver the industry approved training.

      Jack Tighe offers flexible training for all customer requirements and workloads which would include block 5 day course bookings or the course spread over a number of weeks. All documentation will be submitted to Correx Ltd for applicator registration and certification.

      There will be a lunch provided with the course and there are also suitable hotels and B&B’s within 10 miles of the Training Facility.

      M J Services Ltd
      Contact: Darren Rainbow

      Unit 4, Shibdon Business Park, Cowen Road, Blaydon, Tyne and Wear, NE21 5TX
      Tel: +44 (0) 191 414 5700, Email: info@mjsltd.co.uk

      MJ Services
      MJ Services has been a leader in the design, manufacture and supply of specialist surface preparation and coating equipment since 2000. They offer training in all aspects of spray painting and surface preparation either on site or at their fully equipped workshops in Gateshead.

      MJ Services success has been built on solid foundations. Over the years they have accumulated considerable expertise and at their purpose-built factory in Gateshead. We are now accredited to deliver both Spray Painting and Abrasive Blast cleaning ICATS Specialist modules.

      Paintel Ltd
       Kevin Harold

      Paintel Office & Training Facility: Ivybridge, Devon
      Website: www.paintel.co.uk/contact.php

      Paintel Ltd
      Paintel Ltd is a family run company that has been undertaking Painting and Maintenance of structures since 1999. Company Director Kevin Harold has worked within the Industrial Coatings and Corrosion Protection Industry for nearly 40 years. The ICATS training we provide is aimed both at individuals seeking to achieve the ICATS qualifications and businesses looking for a package to train and manage the ongoing ICATS training requirements you may have.

      We offer the options of:

      • Training based at the Paintel premises in Ivybridge, Devon, which is an Approved ICATS Training Centre, easily accessible by plane (Exeter Airport), train or car

      • Training based at your business premises if the right conditions apply

      • Or (for larger groups) training based in a conference type facility with arrangements for the practical’s.

      • Light lunches, snacks and drinks are provided and inclusive in the fees

      In addition to the delivering the ICATS Theory & Practical training units we make the process clear by registering and applying for the required ICATS cards on behalf of all our trainees and follow the process right through from training to gaining the qualifications. We also advise on the process to take the CITB Health Safety & Environment Test and then how to apply for CSCS cards for applicators.

      Offshore Painting Services Ltd
      Nick Hoult

      7 Leckwith Road, Bootle, Liverpool, L30 6UF
      Tel: 151 521 5929, email: training@ops-wind.co.uk, Website: www.offshorepaintingservices.co.uk

      Offshore Painting Services Ltd
      The team at Offshore Painting Services are delighted to have been accredited by ICATS and selected to provide their approved training courses in the North West.

      Offshore Painting Services hold a number of ISO standards, including 9001, and now bring an enviable reputation within the wind industry to its new training facility based in the North West, conveniently located at the end of the M57/M58 motorway networks on

      Training is provided by first-class trainers who have practical experience of their subject matter and is offered in our new, bespoke facility; the ICATS syllabus is delivered to the exacting standards expected by ICATS in our state-of-the-art classrooms complimented by hands-on exercises in purpose-built painting and blasting units.

      For further information and details regarding forthcoming courses please call 0151 521 5929, or email us at training@ops-wind.co.uk

      Supply Project Solutions

      Unit 6 Willowbrook Laboratory Units, Llandogo Road, St Mellons, Cardiff CF3 0EF
      Tel: 07875516461 Email: enquiries@supplyprojects.co.uk


      The Global Corrosion Solutions Group Ltd

      Howe Moss Drive, Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 0GL
      Tel: 07616 43887 Email: nicky@thegcsg.com  

      Wardle Painters Limited
      Michelle Marks

      Unit 5, Wimborne Building, Atlantic Way, Barry CF63 3RA
      Tel: 01446 748620 Email: mmarks@wardlepainters.co.uk

      Wardle Painters Limited
      Wardle Painters Limited are approved ICATS trainers. The ICATS training we provide is aimed at both individuals seeking to achieve the ICATS qualifications and businesses with ongoing training requirements.

      Our facility is easily accessible by plane (Cardiff Wales Airport) car or train and there are many affordable hotels and B&Bs in the local vicinity.

      Light lunches, snacks and drinks are provided and, of course, are inclusive in our fees. For course dates and any additional information please contact us either by telephone or email as above. Our trainer will be very happy to discuss any training requirements with you prior to booking.