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A Postgraduate Certificate in Future Power Markets
Starting 7 December 2022
or 3 May 2023
Delivered online over 14 weeks
Starting 7 December 2022 or 3 May 2023

Delivered online over 14 weeks

A Postgraduate Certificate Course in the Future Power Markets

In partnership with Middlesex University


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements. Contact Ted Bailey or call +44 (0) 20 8052 2090.

A Postgraduate Certificate in Future Power Markets training course

Core Modules

Unit 1 – Privatisation, Consolidation and the Move to Net Zero

Unit 2 – Power Generation Technology and How Markets Work

Unit 3 – Challenges of the Power Retail Business

Unit 4 – Asset Optionality Offshore Wind & Storage

Unit 5 – The Best Power Business Models

Unit 6 – Electricity & Heat Regulation

Unit 7 – Risk Management of Heat & Power Markets from a Trader, Risk Manager and Finance Perspective

What you’ll learn

  • How power markets deregulate with consequential consolidation
  • A detailed explanation of how markets work
  • What the revenue challenges of wind generation are through forecasting and trading
  • The optionality of different forms of generation coupled with storage and then integrated into the retail customer book
  • Commercial customer examples of behind the meter application
  • How to identify the risks to cashflow of current business models proposing winners and losers in the future investment of decarbonising market opportunities
  • To master regulatory essentials of the main power and heat markets
  • The importance of governance, risk management from an energy trading, risk management and financial perspective

How you’ll learn

  • A new module is released every two weeks
  • Read the units online, save them to your computer or print them out
  • Study at your own pace
  • Efficient and cost effective - no need to travel or take time off work 
  • Apply new skills and expertise to your work straight away

Postgraduate certificate option

You have the option to receive a postgraduate certificate validated by Middlesex University Business School. 

You will need to submit an additional marked assignment of 5000 words, based on a continuing case study that runs throughout the duration of the course.