A global energy course by distance learning, analysing global challenges and opportunities - fossil fuels to renewables, nuclear to hydro
In today’s world - and in the future - the global energy and power industry faces many opportunities and challenges. To make the most of these advantages, while avoiding the pitfalls, you need a detailed and balanced understanding of individual components and industry-wide issues of the global energy industry.
This course is much more than just an introduction about energy; it enables a complete study and critical analysis of the industry’s parts. Combining the science, technology, economics, history, forecasting and politics with the commercial realities of the power and energy industry, it gives an integrated and impartial view of the attributes and drawbacks of the various energy and power sources.
Available for dedicated in-company delivery by distance learning or instructor led workshops
The training course starts with an introduction to the global energy industry basics and then builds understanding to high levels of technical, statistical and commercial detail across the full spectrum of energy sectors.
By studying the energy studies training programme, you will address the following topics:
- Global issues and trends impacting the energy industry
- Fossil fuels: oil, petroleum products, natural gas and coal
- Power generation, energy efficiency, nuclear and hydro power
- Transportation energy, vehicle designs and biofuels
- Renewable sources of energy for power generation
- Energy economics, viability and sustainability
For a more detailed look at the course content, click here. Download the Fundamentals of Global Energy course brochure.
This is the only energy and power industry training course which provides such detailed knowledge across the whole industry, allowing unparalleled insight from a global perspective.
Being delivered by distance learning, this training course's dedicated learning platform lets you download the materials to study when and where you like. Expert tutorial support is offered via the online forum, where you can ask questions, explore further learning and interact with students from all parts of the global energy industry, all around the world.