Meteorology training for renewable energy professionals

Helping you to understand and interpret weather data for more informed decision making

Meteorology training for renewable energy professionals
Video containing more information on the renewable energy training course.

The onshore and offshore wind industry is vulnerable to many different types of weather, the impact of which can prove very costly. Renewable energy professionals using weather and climate information for their operational decision making can benefit greatly from an increased understanding of meteorology to help them interpret information correctly.

On this page you will find details of scheduled dates for our Introduction to Meteorology course that you can book individual places on. If you would like to organise training for a team we can also deliver courses tailored to their needs whenever and wherever is most convenient to you. Go to our Bespoke meteorology training page to find out more.

Course: Introduction to meteorology for renewable energy professionals.

Aim: To help professionals in the renewable energy industry better understand and interpret meteorological information, so they can optimise operations and site safety.

Course length: Two days.

Location: Courses are held at various locations throughout the UK.

Scheduled courses:
Glasgow, 6-7 August 2014 (book before 9 July to qualify for an earlybird discount*)
Birmingham, 11-12 November 2014 (book before 14 October to qualify for an earlybird discount*)
Reading, 21-22 January 2015 (book before 24 December to qualify for an earlybird discount*)

Modules:

  • Core module - weather regimes and fronts
  • Weather hazards
  • General wind effects
  • Localised wind effects
  • Sea state
  • Met Office forecasts

For further detail on each module please refer to our Renewable energy training datasheet under the download section of this page, or contact us.

Booking and payment instructions: To book a place on this course and pay online with a credit card click here and follow the booking and payment instructions. If you wish to book multiple places or don't wish to pay by credit card, please email us with details of how many delegates and which event they wish to attend, an account manager will then get in touch to process the order

*The price including the earlybird discount is £855, the full price is £950

Last updated: 4 July 2014

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