Consultancy Training

MCP Consulting Group Ltd is a UK based consultancy firm established in 1987. We are asset management consultants and business improvement specialists, that provide maintenance, reliability and asset management consulting solutions to help you continuously assess, improve and engage, delivering world class performance.


MCP are asset management consultants and business improvement specialists, that provide maintenance, reliability and asset management consulting solutions to help you continuously assess, improve and engage, delivering world class performance.

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Asset Management

MCPs asset management consultancy services enable the business to manage their assets and systems in a sustainable way.

Asset Management

Business Improvement

MCP’s business improvement programmes offer a series of changes to processes, systems, culture and working practices that deliver real business benefits.

Business Improvement

Cost Reduction

MCP's cost reduction services reflect the fact that the manufacturing environment has grown more complex in recent years and new technologies have evolved to meet these challenges. MCP has the required new knowledge to understand, implement and leverage these changes effectively.  

Cost Reduction


MCP provides training to ensure your operators, technicians, engineers and operational managers develop the required skills to enhance your organisations knowledge and processes. Training can be delivered at our centres in Reading, Solihull and Derby, we also have the facility to provide on-site training.

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Continuous Improvement

Continuous Improvement is an essential part of the ongoing drive for product, process and service quality. MCP’s range of CI programmes provide the tools for organisations to regularly review their business processes that drive constant and sustained improvements.

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Continuous Improvement

Maintenance & Asset Management

Considered ‘best in class', these programmes enable businesses to manage their maintenance and assets in a sustainable way. Our methodologies optimise business performance through effective asset maintenance and whole-life cost approach.

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Maintenance & Asset Management

Technical Skills

Fast-changing regulations, rapidly advancing technology and customer aspirations, mean that it is essential to keep staff up to speed with developments in technology and regulations. By providing training, staff will be more motivated, more skilful and more productive.

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Technical Skills

Upcoming Training Events

23 - 26 October, 2017

Control & Instrumentation – Part 1

To bring engineers rapidly up to speed with the fundamental principles of industrial control instrumentation so they can make a positive contribution to operational effectiveness. This module gives technicians the practical skills and theoretical knowledge to undertake a number of industrial control...

6 - 9 November, 2017

Optimising Spare Parts & Inventory Cost Reduction (MROM)

Many companies do a bad job of managing their inventory effectively; there are many reasons for this. But it usually starts with poor submission of SPIRs, cataloguing and selecting initial spares. This practical 4 – day workshop covers aspects related to reducing inventory and costs of spare p...

6 - 10 November, 2017

City & Guilds Inspection and Testing (2391)

The Inspection and Testing (2391) course is designed for technicians and maintenance teams who possess current BS 7671 knowledge and the 17th Edition qualification. The course has been developed around the IET (Institute of Engineering Technology) standards and statutory regulations along with the...

13 - 16 November, 2017

Mechanical to Electrical – Part 3

To build confidence in fault finding and fixing within a wide range of electrical systems. Technicians will build on their electrical knowledge gained in previous modules so they can understand how to read drawings, successfully find faults and how to test and connect control devices. This City and...

Our Process


The first process to improvement is to measure the current business and scope for improvement; identifying opportunities for reducing cost and improving efficiency levels. To break down the barriers to improvement.


The second process is to build a robust framework which provides structure for the workforce; improved employee morale, cooperation and organisational commitment; successful adoption of new processes and systems that deliver positive outcomes. To build stronger business communities


The final process to improvement is minimising cost and improving key performance measures; combining the knowledge and skills of the operations and maintenance teams; ensuring these are supported by the other business functions to achieve these goals. To drive sustainable business change.

Latest News


MCP ‘Goes down a Storm’ in Miami

Dave Porrill, one of our most experienced Consultants, has come to the end of another training programme in the Miami, USA this week. The above photo shows the delegates hard at work doing one of the exercises. “It has been a useful, interesting and enjoyable programme with delegates that enthusiastically participated in the programme”, Dave remarked, … Read More


Our Mechanical to Electrical programme proves popular with delegates

The photos show delegates with MCP technical trainers attending our popular Mechanical to Electrical programme – a 4-day course delivered in 4 parts, a total of 16 days. These scheduled training courses are delivered from our Solihull and Reading Training Centres. The photos show delegates from our course run early this month and show how well … Read More


Mechanical to Electrical gets daily dose of Vitamin C

This week MCP’s Trainer, Matthew Reason, was at the Lucozade Ribena Suntory Coleford site delivering our very successful Mechanical to Electrical Programme (Part 1). Lucozade Ribena Suntory (LRS), home to two of the UK’s best loved soft drinks brands – Lucozade and Ribena. Part of the Suntory Group – it is also one of the … Read More

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