As of 31st July 2013, IESTA will no longer be operating as a company limited by guarantee.

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The Intertek group provides quality and safety services across a wide range of industries from 1000 offices in 110 countries. The Consulting & training division provides Management intervention and facilitation from boardroom to back deck of a vessel, platform or rig.

Specialising in culture change of organisations in behaviour in the areas of Safety, Competence, Quality & Environment. Those culture change workshops and interventions are based on a long standing background in the technical training field of drilling; on and offshore in the oil & gas industry delivering IWCF & IADC courses in Well Control & Intervention(Servicing) and all of the drilling skills such as drill string failure and stuck pipe prevention along with drill team competence, leadership and safety, with courses delivered anywhere in the world using our portable simulators and our staff of top class consultants, trainers, and coaches.