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Online Introduction to Offshore Wind Renewables

This course is perfect for:

  • Non-engineers who would benefit from understanding the offshore renewable energy industry
  • Engineers who are new to this area of work or making the transition from another industry
  • Students looking to learn more about the Offshore Industry

About this course:

The Online Introduction to Offshore Wind Renewables course provides individuals with basic awareness of the offshore wind energy industry.

Gain an overview of all aspects of the industry, and how an offshore wind farm transforms from concept, through the planning and permissions stages, to the final construction and operation.

Our online format provides flexibility and allows learning to fit around you.

Real life scenarios, case studies and videos are used to create an engaging and interactive learning experience. 

What experience/qualifications do I need to book a place?

There are no academic or technical pre-requisites for attendance on this course.

Course Structure

What will I learn?

The course is broken down into 4 modules

  • Planning 
    • Communication
    • Consent
    • Grid Connection
    • Survey
    • Environment
  • Design
    • Costs
    • Layout
    • Turbines
    • Cables
  • Building 
    • Vessels
    • Equipment
    • Bases
    • Cables
  • Operations & Maintenance
    • Commissioning
    • Crew Transfer
    • OPEX
    • OFTO
    • Future Developments

You will have 90 days from the date you begin to complete the course. 

“Thanks to the OMPA team for this great course - it gave me an excellent technical base to help me understand our clients' businesses and issues more fully.”