Who are Industry Training Services?
Industry training services(ITS) was formed in 2000 by civil engineer Brendan Crealey.
After a career working on large UK motorway and infrastructure projects, Brendan wanted to put his site experience to good use in the training environment and formed the company after getting some experience training at the CITB.
From humble beginnings in a business unit in Maghery Co. Tyrone the company has grown to what it is today, market leader in the construction health and safety field plus a good many more sectors…
ITS is trusted by its clients to deliver the highest standard of training and has developed its services and now operates mainly in the following sectors.
- Construction and civil engineering
- Manufacturing and engineering
- Local authorities
- Gas and electricity distribution.
The Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) provides skills cards for the plant sector, covering a large range of plant and plant-related categories and more are continually added.
Lantra is the awarding body of Traffic Management Sector Scheme 12D for Installing, Maintaining and Removing Temporary Traffic Management on Rural and Urban Roads.
Our Training Facilities
We currently deliver training throughout Ireland and parts of the UK mainland.
In Ireland the majority of courses are held at our main center in Portadown, Omagh, Enniskillen, Dublin ,Galway and Cork.
Our head office and main training center is located near Portadown Co. Armagh and is an impressive facility that boasts the following…
- 7 training rooms with a total capacity of 110 candidates including one large 100 m2 room
- 600m2 indoor training facility
- Covered streetworks facility
- Extensive confined space training facilities totaling 4 different scenarios.
- Large plant and machinery training area
- Work at height training facilities including scaffolding
This facility sits on a 12 acre site at an easily accessible location close to the M1 motorway.
We have a permanent office in Dublin, again it’s at an easily accessible location on the north of the city.
Training is also delivered at clients premises if the facilities are suitable for the type of training.
Our Corporate Social
Supporting local sport: We have long standing sponsorship arrangements with local sports clubs including GAA, rugby and cycling.
Supporting local charities: We nominate an annual charity and organize fundraising events to help them financially. We also help these charities in other ways.
Employment: We try as far as possible to recruit staff from our local area and help them to develop themselves through our business.
Local businesses and enterprises: The fabric of our business supports many other local businesses big and small.