North Star For Oil Services WLL -Training Division

North Star Training Division, part of North Star for Oil Services WLL was established to meet the needs of the Oil &Gas and Marine Industries while supporting the 2030 vision for the Kingdoms of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.

North Star have identified gaps in the technical vocation training provided in the Kingdoms of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, and provide a practical training and educational solution that meet Industry’s needs.

By providing hands on instruction from certified personnel who have actually gained extensive practical experience (onshore & offshore), North Star trainers will identify the level of your personnel and provide a detailed bespoke practical training program.

Vocational Education will take part in both an academic setting, combining both theoretical and practical training.


Partner with major “Blue Chip” companies to produce a Technical Workforce who will serve the needs of the Oil & Gas, Defence and Marine Industries.


Provide a practical and quality training program to Industry, while improving the knowledge of the local technical workforce.


Location for outdoor training can be at North Star’s industrial Yard or at the Clients’ work site.

Class room-based training will be at our Training Centre in Hamalah or at the Clients’ offices; whichever location is the most suitable.

North Star are fully compliant with the standards of the following Accreditation Bodies :-

The International Association of Drilling Contractors is the drilling industry recognized standard for training and certification.

North Star For Oil Services WLL is a full and proud member of the IADC and supports the IADC training programs provided.

North Star Trainers are NEBOSH certified

NEBOSH (The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) was formed in 1979. It offers a comprehensive range of globally recognized, qualifications designed to meet the health, safety and environmental management needs of all places of work.

Other Accreditation Bodies/ Trade Associations North Star are working with are as follows:

Working with Premier Education Establishments in the Kingdoms of Bahrain &Saudi Arabia

North Star has links with a number of premier Educational Establishments in the Kingdoms of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, and works with: Universities, Polytechnics and Specialized Training Centers to bridge the gap between Industry and Academia: -

North Star Technical Courses offered: -

Working At Height (WAH) & Rescue Techniques

  • WAH Rescue Techniques & Planning
  • Selection of Rescue Equipment

Confined Space Entry (CSE) & Rescue Techniques

  • CSE Rescue Techniques & Planning
  • Selection of Rescue Equipment

Rigging & Lifting

  • Rigging and Slinging -UK/US standards.
  • Lifting regulations – UK LOLER
  • Introduction to / Advanced Lift Planning
  • Development and Implementation of Specialized Lifting Plans

Fire Fighting & Awareness- NFPA (US)

First Aid / First Responder

Crane Operation

  • Crane Operation
  • Crane Operation Training to UK/ or US Specific Standards/ Courses as Required

Health & Safety:

North Star Training Division offer Short courses and certifications in the following areas:

  • Safety Induction
  • Fall Protection -Dropped Objects Awareness and Avoidance
  • Dropped Objects Awareness and Avoidance
  • Hazard & Risk Assessment
  • Health & Safety (HSE NEBOSH and IOSH Certified Courses)
  • Consultancy & Mentoring
  • Third Party Accident Investigation & Legal Witness & Reporting

Awareness Programs / Mentoring Programs

  • New Hire / Safety Inductions (Onshore & Offshore)
  • PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • Rigpass
  • H2S Awareness
  • Gas Testing


  • Scaffolding Layer- Tube and Fitting /Erecting.

Other courses to be provided as per clients’ needs