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Certificate in Alternative Fuels
Starting 27 September 2022
Delivered by digital learning over 14 weeks
Starting 27 September 2022

Delivered by digital learning over 14 weeks

The most current and comprehensive guide to alternative marine fuels

Explore different fuel alternatives and understand their potential to meet existing and possible future restrictions.


Apply before 12 August 2022 & save 10%. Need more information about this course? Email us or call us on +44 (0) 20 8052 2710.

Certificate in Alternative Fuels

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

Claim Your Digital Badge

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

Powered by Credly, your Lloyd’s Maritime Academy digital badge is an online version of your credentials that contains a description of your award, demonstrated skills and what it took to obtain your certificate qualification.

Also, your digital badge allows you to get labor market insights data including job openings, salary ranges and selected top employers, and you can display the badge in your email signature, electronic copies of your resume and on social media sites like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter!

Get a taster of the course

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

100% online – learn from wherever you are!

At Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, lifelong learning is a concept that we’re passionate about and for this reason, we make it as accessible and flexible for our students.

Online learning puts you in control of your learning – especially suitable for all of us in the maritime industry where we often spend time away from home. With our courses you are free to study when, where and how you choose, and in the style and the speed that is right for you. Early morning, in a work break, late at night - it is entirely up to you so you can fit your education around your work and/or family commitments.

So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today and find out how we can help provide you with a timely career boost.

Choose Lloyd's Maritime Academy!

  • 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