The impacts of weather can prove very costly, however it is possible to mitigate some of the risks; for instance equipment or work schedules can be adapted to lessen the expected exposure.
This introduction to meteorology training aims to help personnel in the energy distribution industry better understand and interpret meteorological information, so they may optimise operations, maintenance and safety.
Course length: Choose four modules for a full day, (two for a half day).
Location: Courses can either be held at your premises or at the Met Office College's dedicated training facilities in Exeter. Courses held at the Met Office College in Exeter can include a tour of the Met Office headquarters including the Operations Centre.
Course aim: To help personnel in the energy distribution industry better understand and interpret meteorological information, so they may optimise maintenance, operations and safety.
Other information: Exercise activities will be included during the day to consolidate the topics covered. Certificates will be supplied upon completion of the course.
How to book: To book a place email your name, contact details and which course you would like to attend to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last updated: 16 May 2014