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Scheduled: Course Starts 23 April 2024, 14 weeks
On-Demand: Start Now!

Scheduled: Course Starts 23 April 2024, 14 weeks
On-Demand: Start Now!

The most current and comprehensive guide to alternative marine fuels

Study in detail commercial, technical, safety aspects and environmental impacts of existing and emerging marine fuel alternatives and technologies.

Certificate in Alternative Fuels Online Course

Core Modules

  • Module 1 – Introduction to Alternative Fuels
  • Module 2 – Regulations
  • Module 3  Alternative Fuel Options
  • Module 4 – LNG
  • Module 5 – LPG, Biofuels
  • Module 6 – Hydrogen & Ammonia
  • Module 7 – Nuclear & Renewable Energy

What you'll learn

Regulations on emissions are complex and meeting them can be costly. The growth in regulations and the demands of the future technology-driven marketspace will require the shipping companies to use all kinds of techniques to improve their processes and remain competitive. One of them is using alternative fuels to power the ship.

Take a close look at a range of new fuel alternatives – including LPG, methanol, hydrogen and ammonia – that will not only meet existing and possible future restrictions, but can also be used to drive efficiency, minimise costs and reduce environmental impacts.

How you'll learn

Every course is broken down into manageable modules, designed to accelerate your learning process through diverse learning activities:

  • Work through your instructional material online
  • Interact with your peers and learning facilitators through the online forum to discuss subject related issues and to network with your fellow learners
  • Investigate relevant, real-world case studies
  • Apply what you learn each week to ongoing project submissions

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You can now have a digital version of your Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Certification!

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Look inside one of the course modules

Watch an exclusive video extract from 'Module 1 – Introduction to Alternative Fuels' to get a glimpse of the course.

100% Online

  • Accessible – 24/7 availability from wherever you have an internet connection
  • Flexible – take control of how, where and when to study, at a pace that's right for you
  • Professional – industry leading course directors and tutors
  • Quality – study the same course used by corporations for internal training
  • Network – with tutors and like-minded professionals from around the world. Use our online tutorial forum to ask questions and share knowledge