Nautilus Training Alliance (NTA) membership

NTA membership is a unique flexible model that provides access to a guaranteed program of high quality training

NTA Program

The annual NTA Program is designed for current challenges and scheduled with a blend of different delivery modes, including:

  • Online by Distance Learning

    Virtual instructor led courses timetabled to provide a global program which has the benefit of increasing the number of topics available in some subject areas and creating more distributed learning schedule.

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  • In the field

    Providing energy professionals with field-based training in the US, UK, Ireland, Spain and France.

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  • In the Classroom

    Classroom courses remain scheduled for topics that cannot be delivered online (e.g. core workshops and workstation based courses)

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Current statistics

In excess of
participant bookings on the NTA since inception
participant training days delivered via the NTA
of participants would recommend the course attended to a colleague

Benefits of the NTA

RPS delivers field, classroom and online courses focusing on core skills development and current challenges facing the E&P industry. Courses are delivered by instructors recognized as world class subject matter experts in their field, including industry leaders, professors and distinguished lecturers.

The Nautilus Training Alliance (NTA) is a unique model that enables clients to access a guaranteed programme of high quality training. For over two decades, Alliance membership has remained the most popular route for accessing our training courses thanks to a host of benefits that membership of the NTA provides:


  • Access to field, virtual classroom and classroom courses in a planned and reliable schedule
  • Thorough quality assurance and feedback process, supported by periodic external review, ensures courses of highest quality
  • Accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and the Geological Society of London

Expert Instructors

  • Courses delivered by subject matter experts as professional practitioners with many years of experience or academics with cutting-edge knowledge

Comprehensive Technical Portfolio

  • More than 400 courses in topics across the energy industry
  • Framed within competency matrix of subject areas and skill levels: awareness, foundation, skilled
  • Learning outcomes for each course are defined to ensure participants meet training objectives

Fully Supported

  • Full support for the provision of effective and reliable training across all delivery methods
  • Booking and registration support for classroom courses
  • All field course logistics and HSSE, with dedicated field rep present on each course
  • Distance Learning facilitation for full course duration

Content Steering & Commercial Flexibility

  • Ability to influence technical and non-technical program content
  • Range of benefits to enhance membership pre-commitment and deliver greater value

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