Mintra is a CPD (Continuing Professional Development) member and has a range of online courses certified.
The CPD Certification Service helps organisations formalise knowledge into a structured and recognised approach. This means that formally certified CPD materials are more likely to become accepted and welcomed by audiences.
Cyber Essentials is the UK government certification that protects SMEs from 80% of cyber attacks. It’s the recommended level of cybersecurity for all businesses. The scheme provides businesses with clarity on good basic cybersecurity practices. By focusing on basic cyber hygiene, companies are better protected from the most common cyber threats. Mintra achieved Cyber Essentials Plus certification in March 2020.
The Mintra quality management system has been certified as complying with the DNVGL standard for Maritime Training Providers (DNVGL-ST-0029). This demonstrates strong training design delivery processes. The audit and certification process verified that we consistently analyse and adhere to applicable mandatory regulations, supporting our legal compliance.
Mintra is an ECITB (Engineering Construction Industry Training Board) approved training provider for Mechanical Joint Integrity (MJI) and Small Bore Tubing (SBT) online courses.
The Mintra ECITB-approved MJI and SBT online training courses are designed for existing workers to refresh their theoretical knowledge before taking the ECITB Technical Tests. The eLearning courses have been developed as an integral part of the ECITB/Step Change in Safety MJI/SBT model.
FPAL is the key tool used by Oil & Gas purchasers to identify and select current and potential suppliers when awarding contracts or purchase orders. FPAL was set up by the UK oil and gas industry in 1996, it has been helping operators promote successful contract delivery and improve business performance. FPAL operates in the wider European oil and gas market while maintaining its roots in the North Sea.
HCA (Helideck Certification Agency) is responsible for the inspection and certification of all helidecks on offshore vessels and installations operating in UK waters. In addition, the Company provides services to major oil companies, platform constructors, helicopter operators, shipping registries, and national civilian aviation authorities worldwide. Mintra is accepted by HCA for delivery of online-based Dangerous Goods by Air (DGBA) "awareness" training.
|Mintra is an IATP approved provider of Asbestos Awareness eLearning. IATP members are all independent asbestos training providers who have been independently audited to prove competence and compliance with asbestos legislation. Members may also list BOHS P series training, Health & Safety Training and eLearning for Asbestos Awareness Training.|
Mintra is accredited by Investors in People (IIP) in the UK, a standard for people management that demonstrates our commitment to investing in training and developing our workforce. IIP have accredited more than 50,000 organisations and their standard is recognised in 66 countries around the world, making it the global benchmark when it comes to people management.
Mintra's management system is approved by the LRQA to ISO 9001:2015 standards. ISO 9001 certification has been achieved by more than 1 million organisations worldwide – making the standard arguably the most important piece of business literature ever written.
Gaining certification from Lloyd’s Register (LR) demonstrates that our quality management system (QMS) follows a robust and globally recognised approach that’s focused on continually improving our processes and managing business risks to meet the needs and expectations of our customers and other stakeholders.
The LPI (Learning and Performance Institute) is the leading global authority on workplace Learning & Development. Mintra was the first company ever to achieve the LPI’s accreditation of those servicing the global safety-critical industries. LPI accreditation demonstrates that our products and services have been independently acknowledged as a leading-edge offering. Mintra was named in 2019 and 2020 as a Top 15 Learning and Technology Provider by the LPI.
Mintra is approved as an educational and training institution with a maritime education by the Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA), in accordance with section 14 of the regulations of 22 December.
STCW (International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers as amended, including the 1995 and 2010 Manila Amendments) is a key IMO Convention.
Mintra can issue STCW certificates approved by the NMA on behalf of the IMO for the following courses:
The STCW certificates have a 5 years expiry date apart from the Ship Security with and without duties certificates which don’t have an expiry date.
View Mintra on the list of NMA providers here...
Mintra is an OPITO approved training provided with 4 courses currently available;
The Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organization (OPITO) has been setting standards for the oil and gas industry since 1991 to help improve workforce safety and competence - over 350,000 people per year train to OPITO Standards across the globe. OPITO undertakes a quality assurance role on behalf of industry through a robust approval and monitoring processes thereby ensuring that every OPITO approved training provider delivers a consistently high level of training to delegates around the globe.
Mintra has selected health and safety courses to be approved by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).
RoSPA has been working towards their vision for life, free from serious accidental injury, since 1916. RoSPA approval offers quality assurance, increasing credibility with customers, the public and staff, and ensuring that the safety content of courses is correct. Approval is a thorough, comprehensive service that conveys a sense of quality to prospective delegates. As such, it is vital that high standards are achieved and maintained. Not all courses are eligible for approval, but those that are must first undergo a rigorous assessment. This entails a RoSPA Consultant conducting an in-depth review of all course materials.
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A partnership agreement to help high-risk industries create competent workforces has been signed between Mintra and ITB Competence Assurance Ltd