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Certificate in Alternative Fuels

Analyse different fuel alternatives and their potential to meet existing and possible future restrictions

Start date: 28 April 2021

Distance Learning

BRAND NEW for 2021!

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.

When: 28 April 2021
Where: via Online Learning
Duration: 12 weeks, part-time

Ideal for: 

  • Masters, Ship Superintendents, Marine Engineers, Chief Officers, Chief Engineers, Captains
  • Environmental Officers/Managers, Policy Managers, Sustainability Managers, Shipping Managers, Ship Agents, Logistics Managers, Heads of Shipping
  • Port and Terminal Managers, Port Developers
  • Bunker Managers, Bunker Traders
  • Law, insurance, consultants, and allied fields

Course Modules | Course Fees | About Online Learning


  • 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

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