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Biomass Course

This course is also available as distance learning with live tutorial, visit:

The latest developments in Biomass and the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)

Who is it for?

Technicians and individuals intending to learn how to install, maintain and   repair biomass equipment.

Design engineers. Architects.


Online via Distance Learning

At your office or a venue of your choice: Click here to arrange a bespoke, in-house course


Courses run on a regular basis

OR Start the course today: Distance Learning with live tutorial and online remote exam – Click here to visit the online Academy

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Course Content

What is Biomass?
Market, resources and targets overview
The physics principles
How biomass works (energy content, types of technologies, moisture content)
Design guidance (sizing, selecting, autonomy, storage, manufacturers)
Types of technologies: anaerobic digestion (bio-methane), gasification, pyrolysis, dual fuel, heating and power efficiencies
Environmental impact and analysis
Finance, regulation and incentives (RHI, MCS)
Case studies, best practice analysis, manufacturers
Simulation tools
References and further reading
Trade bodies and support

GMC Certificate

Certificate of Participation provided.

On successful completion of this course, participants are eligible to sit the Exam for the:

Galileo Master Certificate (GMC)

The internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate (GMC) has been achieved by participants worldwide for over 40 years, from organisations such as Coca Cola, Mitsubishi, United Nations UNDP, Siemens, Cambridge University, Oxfam GB, Tesco, the Royal Air Force, Ferrero, Honeywell and many more.

Current Part-Funded Price:

Distance Learning Course

£540 as a standalone course


£324 as part of an Energy Expert Certificate pathway

The Biomass course price includes exam for Galileo Master Certificate; live training; course materials; Certificate of Participation and is inclusive of VAT.

Limited part-funding available, enquire by completing the form below

*Spaces are limited, we therefore recommend reserving your space as soon as possible.

"’The Biomass course helped me to understand the technical aspects of heat generation including the different fuels and technology used in the biomass process."

-Guilherme Castro, University College London

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"It was a great cover of all products and I will use my knowledge to apply to projects I am working on."

-Melanie Horbury, Pleydell Smithyman Ltd

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