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Starting 1 December 2021
or 25 May 2022
Delivered online over 14 weeks
Starting 1 December 2021 or 25 May 2022

Delivered online over 14 weeks

A Postgraduate Certificate Course in the Future Power Markets

In partnership with Middlesex University

TAILOR THIS COURSE FOR YOUR TEAM

We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements. Contact Ted Bailey or call +44 (0)20 7017 4174.

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.