Missions and Objectives
Their mission is to support the industry to build a sustainable, competent and safe oil and gas workforce and to ensure that quality, innovation and partnership underpin everything that they do.
To do this, they will:
Provide industry standards and support competence
They will develop technical and safety training standards which will act as the oil and gas industry benchmarks and provide best practice guidance and quality assurance for standards and competence management.
Support the industry in the development of a skilled workforce
Develop targeted initiatives and programmes to ensure a sustainable supply of skilled individuals into the oil and gas industry.
Promote and signpost careers and training in oil and gas
They will raise awareness of, and promote the oil and gas industry as a career. They will provide coherent, informed guidance on careers paths, training opportunities and links to gain employment within the oil and gas industry.
Connect the industry and provide intelligence
They will gather and analyse intelligence and research to inform the development of skills solutions – building strategic partnerships, connecting industry stakeholders and facilitating effective collaborations.
Vision and Values
OPITO’s vision is to be the global leader in standards, competence and skills for the oil and gas industry.
Their core business values describe how they go about their daily work activities, highlighting the respect they have for others. The way they behave – with each other, their staff, clients and suppliers – must reflect those values in all areas of business.
Recognition - They recognise and respect the views, opinions and differences of colleagues
Equality - They believe that everyone should be treated equally and fairly
Solutions - They will always seek solutions to problems
Performance - They believe in a productive work ethic and personal integrity
Energy - They seek to bring energy and innovation to all that they do
Control - They work within their controls and do not seek to exploit them
Teamwork - They are committed to working together to create a more successful OPITO.