TTE welcomed Tees Valley Mayor candidate Sue Jeffrey to its Middlesbrough-based training centre to…

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  Trainees at TTE went head to head for a good cause, at its annual…

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  The TTE Technical Training Group hosted a discussion event with the Department of Business,…

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  TTE is increasing its training facilities thanks to a donation from Northumbrian Water Limited….

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  TTE is hosting an open event on the eve of National Apprenticeship Week to…

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Success Stories Map

Success stories

Here you will find some case studies of how previous TTE apprentices have gone into successful careers.

Darren Matthews

Senior E&I Atex Engineer - ABB/BP (Algeria)

My first job offshore was working on the hook up of a 5.2MW wind turbine in the North Sea. After a year I left and went to work for Shell in Russia as an Ex Inspector. After that I moved to PDO/Petrofac in Oman and since then I have travelled further around the world working as an electrical inspector in…


Alex Bloomfield

Instrument technician (UK)

After two years at TTE, I completed my Instrumentation Engineering Apprenticeship at British Energy Hartlepool Power Station in 2004. I then progressed to University of Teesside to gain a BEng(Hons) Electrical/Electronic Engineering degree in 2007. After graduation, I joined Day & Zimmerman as an Assistant Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer and worked on projects for BASF, Invista, Sembcorp and Baker Petrolite…



Joint Business Venture

In 2002, TTE, in partnership with an international EPC company, were contracted to establish a technical training centre in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. The purpose of the joint venture was to train national employees to replace expat managers/employees in one of the world’s most important oil & gas producing regions.