Leading accredited training provider offering nationally recognized certification to clients throughout Scotland and the UK


  • Off-Road Driving Skills - 4x4 Off-Road Driving Training

  • Off-Road Driving Skills- Sit-in ATV Training- Softrak

  • Off-Road Driving Skills- 4x4 MEWP Training

  • Plant Machinery- Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP)

  • Driving Skills- Sit-astride ATV training- Quad Bikes

  • Plant Machinery- Telehandler Training

  • Off-Road Driving Skills- Sit-in ATV training- Argocat

Welcome to Contour Training

Dec 5, 2018
Category: General
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We're busy here at Contour right up to the Christmas break
Sep 19, 2018
Category: Training courses
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This week we have been training some Scottish Power employees
Sep 14, 2018
Category: Training courses
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This week we've been delivering plant machinery marshalling training
Sep 7, 2018
Category: General
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Today Ian's up at our off road site north of Glasgow delivering 4x4 off road driver training to a team from  Scottish Power.
Sep 5, 2018
Category: Training courses
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We're starting to get ready for Tesco quad bike training 2018, delivering winter driver training for Tesco employees before the chill of winter kicks in.
Aug 30, 2018
Category: Training courses
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We get a lot of calls asking us for advice on First Aid training.
Jul 6, 2018
Category: Training courses
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Final assessments taking place in Stirlingshire today
Jun 18, 2018
Category: General
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We're training full teams from Glasgow Housing Association on the use of pedestrian and ride-on mowers over the next few weeks,,
Apr 30, 2018
Category: Training courses
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It's been a busy month of 4x4 training at our Cochno Farm site.
Mar 9, 2018
Category: General
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We're delivering a series of plant marhsall courses for Babcock this month.
Jan 10, 2018
Category: General
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Ian's at PLPC this week,
Dec 19, 2017
Category: General
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to all our clients from the Contour Training team.
Sep 16, 2017
Category: Training courses
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It's Tesco time again and two of our instructors are off round the UK for 7 weeks...
Jun 14, 2017
Category: Training courses
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Running this week at GHA, Lyoncross Depot
Jan 20, 2017
Category: General
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Ian's up in the Inner Hebrides this week, training on the use of brushcutters and abrasive wheels for Scottish Natural Heritage.
Dec 2, 2016
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
The autumn has passed in a blur of quad bikes and telehanders.
Aug 22, 2016
Category: Training courses
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Not ones to be put off by the drab summer, it's been a busy July for Contour..
Dec 15, 2015
Category: General
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...until the big day :) We hope you're all geared up and ready for Christmas.
Jul 1, 2015
Category: Training courses
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It's looking like a busy summer for Contour's instructors
Apr 8, 2015
Category: General
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We're moving premises over the next couple of days so the office will be out of action until Monday 13th April while we relocate.
Jan 22, 2015
Category: General
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Nov 4, 2014
Category: General
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It's great to see the UK Contractors Group (UKCG) now listing NPORS as an 'accepted record scheme', ending the CPCS monopoly and vastly increasing training options and flexibility for construction site managers across the UK.
Nov 4, 2014
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
Tesco quad bike training tour reaching the home stretch
Oct 28, 2014
Category: General
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So we've been dragged (kicking and screaming ;-) into the world of social media
Oct 7, 2014
Category: General
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We're at Tesco New Ross in County Wexford today, on the Ireland leg of the quad bike training
Sep 30, 2014
Category: General
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Contour Training are delivering Lantra Awards ride-on mower training for Glasgow Housing Association this week
Sep 29, 2014
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
Contour instructors are off around the UK again this year
Aug 6, 2014
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
Ian and Laura get married on Saturday 9th August :)
Jul 14, 2014
Category: Training courses
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Professional off road driver training
Jul 9, 2014
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
This week we've been running Lantra groundcare training
Jul 4, 2014
Category: Training courses
Posted by: KathAdmin
This week we have been delivering pedestrian and ride-on mower training in Glasgow
May 15, 2014
Category: Training courses
Posted by: KathAdmin
This week we're at Babcock Rail delivering NPORS harness training.
Apr 4, 2014
Category: Training courses
Posted by: KathAdmin
We can now deliver Driver CPC Periodic training approved training courses.
Mar 24, 2014
Category: Training courses
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This week's courses include NPORS tractor and trailer training in Preston,
Mar 20, 2014
Category: Training courses
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We now offer nationally accredited on road driver training
Jan 17, 2014
Category: Training courses
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We have had several recent enquiries for our basic entry level chainsaw course.
Jan 7, 2014
Category: Training courses
Posted by: KathAdmin
This week we are running chainsaw CS30 and 31 training
Jan 1, 2014
Category: General
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Contour Training would like to wish all our clients
Oct 15, 2013
Category: Training courses
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Oct 1, 2013
Category: Training courses
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The month of October sees two of our instructors off round the UK,
Aug 25, 2013
Category: General
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Taking place this week for Glasgow Housing Association
Aug 5, 2013
Category: Training courses
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This week we are running a series of NPORS slinger signaller courses in Broxburn, West Lothian for Babcock Networks
Jul 3, 2013
Category: Training courses
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This week we are running Lantra Awards chainsaw maintenance and cross-cutting training, followed by our own Contour Training Utility Pole Felling course for Freedom Network Services in Maybole
May 9, 2013
Category: Training courses
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Industrial counterbalance forklift training for Fraser Robb at Drymen today
Apr 30, 2013
Category: Training courses
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...on upcoming quad bike courses
Apr 11, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
This week we are are running Lantra groundcare courses for River Clyde Homes in Greenock.
Mar 18, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
Contour are delivering IPAF MEWP training this week at Cocenzie Power Stataion, Edinburgh.
Mar 12, 2013
Category: Training courses
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We have been doing a lot of chainsaw training for Babcock Rail this month,
Jan 22, 2013
Category: Training courses
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NPORS forward tipping dumper and ride on roller training courses
Jan 1, 2013
Category: Training courses
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All the team at Contour Training would like to wish our clients a very happy 2013!
Sep 25, 2012
Category: General
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This week Ian will be delivering Lantra 4x4 off road training for Siemens at our off road site in Stirlingshire
Sep 17, 2012
Category: Training courses
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Contour Training courses running this week...
Sep 13, 2012
Category: Training courses
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NPORS Telehandler Training in Dalwhinnie
Sep 13, 2012
Category: Training courses
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Lantra Awards ATV course on today
Aug 29, 2012
Category: Training courses
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Alistair is in Invergordon this morning, doing NPORS experienced worker assessments on Hagglund BV206 and Argocat 8x8 ATVs
Aug 9, 2012
Category: Training courses
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Ian is in Inverness all this week delivering NPORS 4x4 off road driving training for Balfour Beatty.

 

Jul 31, 2012
Category: Training courses
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This week Contour Training are delivering a week of Lantra Awards chainsaw refresher training at Muirshiel Country Park, Ayrshire.
Jul 3, 2012
Category: Training courses
Posted by: KathAdmin
Lantra sit-in ATV courses running today in Two Dales, Matlock Derbyshire for Babcock Networks.
Jun 28, 2012
Category: Training courses
Posted by: KathAdmin
Ian's at Seafield Park, Inverness today running telehandler training for Balfour Beatty.
Jun 13, 2012
Category: General
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We are currently looking for NPORS instructors to work with us on a freelance basis as our client list expands.

Jun 9, 2012
Category: Training courses
Posted by: KathAdmin
Two new blogs launched today dedicated to our ATV and 4x4 off road training specialties
Apr 11, 2012
Category: General
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The HSE has issued a warning regarding the inspection and use of JLG 500 RTS scissor lifts following a review into the circumstances of three fatal accidents within a 4 year period in Europe.

 

Mar 29, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
Following a recent fatal accident in Scotland the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is warning all users of telescopic variable reach trucks, commonly known as telehandlers, of the danger of not replacing broken windows on these machines.
Mar 22, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
NPORS have released revised guidelines for instructor / delegate ratios
Dec 8, 2011
Category: Training courses
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Ian McGhie of Contour Training Ltd has gained senior instructor status with IPAF.
Sep 3, 2011
Category: Training courses
Posted by: KathAdmin
Lantra have reworked and updated their 4x4 Off road training course
Jun 26, 2011
Category: Recommended Suppliers
Posted by: KathAdmin
Contour Training recommend AF Ross Hire- Specialists in off road vehicle hire
Feb 22, 2011
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin

Over the next three weeks, construction sites across Scotland will be visited as part of an intensive inspection initiative aimed at reducing death and injury in one of Britain's most dangerous industries.

 

 

Feb 17, 2011
Category: Recommended Suppliers
Posted by: KathAdmin
Log Logic are Devon based manufacturers of All Terrain Vehicles, including the Softrak, launched in 1988.
Feb 16, 2011
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
A man was left with multiple broken bones when the scissor lift he was working in was struck by an overhead crane and fell to the ground.
Feb 15, 2011
Category: Recommended Suppliers
Posted by: KathAdmin
We recommend Future Safety as the best suppliers for ATV/Quad Bike helmets
Jan 27, 2011
Category: General
Posted by: ContourAdmin
Welcome to our new website! Please bear with us while we iron out any teething problems
Nov 10, 2010
Category: Training courses
Posted by: ContourAdmin
Contour Training have new training course approved by NPORS for 4x4 off-road driving with vehicle mounted MEWP.
Nov 6, 2010
Category: General
Posted by: KathAdmin
A major company has been fined £300,000 following the death of a worker who fell from a ladder during installation works. 

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Dec 5, 2018
We're busy here at Contour right up to the Christmas break
Sep 19, 2018
This week we have been training some Scottish Power employees
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