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IPS Training Consultancy

We are one of the UK’s leading training providers of maintenance engineering training and consultancy nationwide..

Traineeships at IPS

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IPS ELCAS Approved

We are an MOD ELCAS approved centre for ex-service personnel.

Our Commercial Courses

Electrical Training

Focussing on industrial electrical maintenance practices and fault-finding procedures, a high proportion of the training comprises hands-on working on practical electrical equipment. Training delivery can be adapted to suit customer requirements in terms of application, maintenance practice, or specific equipment.

Welding Training

These courses will provide focussed and comprehensive welding instruction for those with some or minimal welding experience.


Mechanical Training

Covering a range of mechanical engineering and maintenance subjects, training will provide candidates with both theoretical and practical understanding. With a strong bias towards fault finding and fault diagnosis, the reasons for equipment failure will be examined in detail and discussed during each stage of the training.

Control and Instrumentation Training

Focussing on a range of industrial instrument and control equipment, the emphasis is on maintenance, set-up and calibration. Training is hands-on with candidates learning how to calibrate, adjust and fault find a range of control and measurement devices used in manufacturing.


Technical Operator

Upcoming Courses

IPS Apprenticeships

IPS Apprenticeships is the strand of our company that focuses on apprenticeship training and recruitment in a range of sectors. From Engineering, Business Skills to Health and Social Care, Construction and Motor Vehicles. IPS is also a registered Apprenticeship Training Agency that can employ Apprentices on your behalf.

Our IPS Apprenticeships website features information for both employers and prospective Apprentices and offers the ability for individuals to gain information, advice and guidance on Apprenticeships plus easily browse our latest Apprenticeship vacancies.

 Click here to visit our IPS Apprenticeships Website.

Our Background

Formed initially as a division of an international steelmaking group in 1986, IPS expanded rapidly and became a limited company in 1997. In 2000 we became independent through a management buyout. IPS achieved an Investors in People Gold status in October 2012.

IPS International/ IPS Apprenticeships is a specialist Apprenticeship training provider and a leading provider of training and consultancy operating across the UK. We deliver a wide range of training programmes at our centres and on our clients’ premises.

IPS International embraces the principles of Equality, Diversity and Safeguarding.


Our Trainers

Our Trainers are experienced and professionally qualified in their subject areas, our staff being drawn from industry and are selected for their ability to successfully transfer a wide range of skills and knowledge.



IPS Accreditations, Awards and Approvals

Our accreditations, awards and approvals are a testament to our hard work and commitment, from a good provider standard with Ofsted to holding the Matrix Quality Standard for Information Advice and Guidance accreditation since 2008. Find out other certifications and the awarding bodies we work with.