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Trainor is market leading within e-learning and electrical safety training. 30 years of experience with electrical safety and Ex, together with 20 years of making the most engaging e-learning courses, has made us a well established EdTech company and a trusted partner of acclaimed Norwegian, Nordic and international enterprises in a wide range of fields.

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We are growing

Trainor is market leading within e-learning and electrical safety training. 30 years of experience with electrical safety and Ex, together with 20 years of making the most engaging e-learning courses, has made us a well established EdTech company and a trusted partner of acclaimed Norwegian, Nordic and international enterprises in a wide range of fields.

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We are growing

Trainor is market leading within e-learning and electrical safety training. 30 years of experience with electrical safety and Ex, together with 20 years of making the most engaging e-learning courses, has made us a well established EdTech company and a trusted partner of acclaimed Norwegian, Nordic and international enterprises in a wide range of fields.

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Training for professionals. By professionals.

Whether you choose e-learning, a webinar or an instructor-led course from Trainor, the course is created by the best possible industry expertise. All for the benefit of your learning and safety.

Our history

For more than 30 years we have trained professionals domestically and abroad, offshore and onshore, and we were among the very first players in the market when we launched our first e-learning course in 1996. Since then, traditional and digital education have gone hand in hand, and we have developed digital training solutions that meet the needs of a broad energy industry.

Exi basic classroom
1995

Trainor Established by 11 founders formerly part of ABB’s training division.

e-learning course delivered on Floppy Disk
1996

First e-learning course delivered on Floppy Disk: FSE, or SL91 as it was called at that time.

Training for professionals
2001

First version of trainor.no launched. Users where already able to complete FSE and Ex basic course via LMS.

Industry picture Oil and gas
2010

Delivered e-learning to Norway's largest industry project at all times (offshore).

Ipad Take courses anywhere
2017

E-learning of the future: Creation of the 3D universe “Electri City” using the gaming platform Unreal Engine as a tool to recreate authentic work environments.

Elkomp 2017 VR Lab
2018

Opening of Trainor VR studio. Launch of Trainor App: courses online and offline, course diplomas, documentation, tools and safety card.

CEO Stian Martinsen and Chairman Peter Svarrer
2020

Trainor secures investment from EV Private Equity.

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2021

A new era: Setting new standards of safety training. New digital profile, acquisition of Teknikutbildarna i Norden in Sweden.

Our team

Digital team Tina Ciara and Peder

Our dedicated teams work hard to create the best possible course experience for our customers. Our varied backgrounds and fields of expertise makes sure we have quality at all levels of training.

Work with us

People in groups

At Trainor, you will experience a happy, professional and social work environment, competitive conditions and professional and personal development. You’ll get the opportunity to work with the major players in the oil, gas, construction, renewables and power industry. Want to join our team? See our vacancies or send us your open application!

Trainor Group

Trainor is an internationally recognized EdTech company taking safety training to new levels- We provide training services, digital solutions and technical consultancy to offshore, maritime and onshore industries worldwide.

Peter Svarrer and Stian Martinsen in front of the library
Peter Svarrer and Stian Martinsen in front of the library

We have a value proposition that plays to the global electrification agenda, enhances technical competence and increases safety by significantly reducing the risk of hazardous incidents in workplace, all whilst delivering on our ESG sustainable development goals.

Stian Martinsen in front of the library
Stian Martinsen Chief Executive Officer
ESG

ESG

We’re embedding key Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) commitments into our company strategy to create long term value for our customers and wider health and safety industry.

Our values

Our values

Courageous

Some call it being creative or innovative. We call it being courageous. Courage is not about seeking or taking unnecessary risks. For us, it's about daring to think differently, say what we mean and do what we believe in.

Collaborative

Being collaborative is about caring. Pay attention. Meet needs. That's why we will be close to customers, partners, industry organizations and the authorities. All the time committed to safety, with solid professional perspectives and digital solutions to the industry's challenges.  

Curious

Whoever is curious is interested. And whoever is interested finds new solutions, looks further ahead than the competition and always finds new ways to do more for our customers, our industries and our planet.

Contact us

Need assistance with choosing the most suitable courses for you or your employees? Have something to share about our services? We are always happy to hear from you and value your feedback a lot.

Contact us

Need assistance with choosing the most suitable courses for you or your employees? Have something to share about our services? We are always happy to hear from you and value your feedback a lot.

Head office

Kjelleveien 21
3125 Tonsberg
Norway

+47 33 37 89 00
post@trainor.no

Latest from the newsroom

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Trainor signs agreement with UL Solutions to provide eLearning training courses for working in hazardous environments

– A huge acknowledgment, said CCO Morten Aasen, as Trainor’s eLearning courses for Ex training are to be available globally through the UL Solutions virtual training website.

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2 new Ex safety courses for the petroleum industry

- The courses have been created in close collaboration with reference persons from the petroleum industry and are relevant both for offshore installations and onshore facilities, says Trond Løfqvist in Trainor. Trainor launches 2 new e-learning courses specially adapted to the petroleum industry.

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Ocean Technologies Group and Trainor partner to improve the safety of seafarers working with potential explosion hazards

- Launching 4 new DNV recognized and award-winning courses on safety in or near hazardous or explosive areas (Ex areas).

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Trainor partner with CompEx

Trainor has partnered with the certification body CompEx to develop a cutting-edge library of e-learning for workers in hazardous areas. - A great acknowledgement of the next generation e-learning we make at Trainor, says Chief Commercial Officer Morten Aasen.

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Trainor among top 3 winners at the International E-learning Awards

Trainor was awarded a bronze prize in the category E-learning experience during The Learning Ideas Conference in New York earlier this summer. - Incredibly fun, says Sales Manager Morten Aasen and Head of Learning Experience, Amanda Westrum van Til.

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Training requirements for NOR/NIS registered vessels: New course applies for all battery types

Trainor launches new course to meet the training requirements for NOR / NIS registered vessels. – The course applies for all battery systems, says Nikolai Øvrevold in Trainor. He estimates that all machine and electrical personnel will need training.

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Trainor acquires Distansia – the latest consolidation play in the Nordic el-safety market

Ed-Tech group, Trainor, has acquired Swedish electrical safety education company, Distansia, reinforcing its position as Scandinavia’s leading digital and blended-learning safety training provider.

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DNV and Trainor join forces to provide cutting-edge eLearning in the Hazardous Area domain

-Another step into the global safety training market and a huge acknowledgement of the next generation eLearning we make at Trainor, says Trainor CCO Morten Aasen.

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The Trainor corporate logo is the most immediate representation of the company. It identifies who we are and must appear on all digital and printed communication produced. There is a lot of freedom in the placement of the logo, but it is a valuable corporate asset and must be used consistently in the proper, approved forms.

Press contact

Eva Nordskog

Eva Nordskog

Head of Communications, HR and ESG

Eva is Head of Communications of the Trainor Group and thereby responsible for all internal and external communication, included strategical planning, branding, PR management and crisis communication. She is also head of HR and ESG.