SOE Approved Engineering Training Courses

SOE approved CPD courses

CPD is essential to maintaining and developing professional competence. It helps you learn how to apply your knowledge and understanding and apply professional judgement.

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The following courses are approved by SOE as Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

Institution of Plant Engineers (IPlantE)

William G Search courses

  • Pump Principles
  • Mechanical Seals

Institute of Road Transport Engineers (IRTE)

Allan Haddow Ltd courses

  • Electrical Fault-Finding and Diagnostic Procedures – Module One (LGV/LCV)
  • Manual Handling and Lifting
  • RSG Vehicle Tail-Lift Fault Finding, Repair, Maintenance and Weight Testing
  • Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Weld Testing
  • CPC

Road Rescue Recovery Association (RRRA) courses

  • Heavy Vehicle Recovery Training course
  • Light Vehicle Recovery Training course
  • Motorcycle Recovery Training course (under consideration)
  • Lorry Loader Recovery Training Course (under consideration)

TranSAFETY courses

  • Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor (DGSA) Course