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Offshore Wind 

 

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Engage in hands-on activities and interactive exercises, helping you become confident across all aspects of offshore wind.

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Gain industry insights and understand what the future holds. 

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Module Highlights

Foundational Knowledge and Technological Insights

Delve into the core principles of offshore wind energy, including the design and functionality of fixed and floating wind turbines. Gain a deep understanding of emerging technologies like offshore hydrogen production, crucial for the evolution of sustainable energy sources.

Project Lifecycle and Risk Management

Focusing on the comprehensive lifecycle of offshore wind farm projects, you will cover each phase from planning and construction to operation and maintenance. Emphasising the importance of risk assessment and management, equipping participants with the skills to identify and mitigate potential challenges in offshore wind projects.

Practical Application and Industry Trends

Integrate real-world applications and current industry trends, utilising case studies and interactive sessions for a dynamic learning experience. Keep abreast of the latest innovations in offshore wind energy, preparing you to apply best practices and contribute to the sector's growth.

 

Who should attend?

Project Engineers 

Enhance their understanding of cable installation and management, crucial for efficient project execution.

Risk and Insurance Professionals

Gain insights into risk management and insurance aspects of subsea power cables, essential for offering comprehensive coverage solutions.


Environmental Consultants

Develop expertise in environmental impact assessments and mitigation strategies for offshore cable projects, vital for sustainable development.

Operations and Maintenance Managers

Acquire knowledge on maintenance, repair strategies, and best practices for offshore wind power cables, key for ensuring operational efficiency and longevity.

Introduction to Offshore Wind Energy

  • Basics of offshore wind energy: principles and advantages.
  • Challenges in offshore wind industry: environmental, technical, logistical.
  • Regulatory frameworks and government policies impact.
  • Comparison of offshore and onshore wind energy.

Technologies in Offshore Wind

  • Detailed exploration of fixed-bottom and floating wind turbines.
  • Offshore hydrogen production: concepts and connections to wind energy.
  • Grid integration and energy storage solutions.
  • Global market trends and innovations in offshore wind technology.

Planning and Design of Wind Farms

  • Environmental factors and technical considerations in site selection.
  • Geophysical and geotechnical surveys for site assessment.
  • Turbine layout, subsea cables configuration, and planning tools.
  • Introduction to Cable Burial Risk Assessments (CBRA).
  • Permitting and licensing processes in offshore projects.
  • Environmental regulations compliance and impact assessments.

Construction and Installation Techniques

  • Overview of construction processes for various wind turbine types.
  • Role of marine vessels and equipment in construction.
  • Detailed process of subsea cable installation and challenges.
  • Use of ROVs in seabed surveying and cable laying.
  • Minimising environmental impacts during construction.

Operation, Maintenance and Safety

  • Daily operations and roles in an offshore wind farm.
  • Different maintenance strategies and condition monitoring.
  • Importance of safety training and international safety standards.
  • Managing environmental impacts during operation and maintenance.
  • Use of data and digital technologies for performance optimisation.

Decommissioning and Future Trends

  • Planning and techniques for the decommissioning phase.
  • Environmental considerations and site restoration strategies.
  • Recycling and repurposing of wind turbine components.
  • Lifecycle assessment of offshore wind farms.
  • Future trends in offshore wind energy and innovative turbine technologies.
  • The emerging role of AI, digitalisation, and green hydrogen in offshore wind.
 

Learning Outcomes

  • Fundamentals of Offshore Wind Energy

    • Acquire comprehensive knowledge of the principles and technological aspects of offshore wind energy, including the advantages, challenges, and differences between fixed-bottom and floating wind farm technologies.
  • Project Lifecycle Expertise

    • Develop a thorough understanding of the complete lifecycle of offshore wind farm projects, encompassing stages from initial planning and design to construction, operation, maintenance, and decommissioning.
  • Risk Assessment and Management Skills

    • Gain proficiency in risk assessment techniques specific to offshore wind projects, including the ability to perform Cable Burial Risk Assessments, and develop strategies for risk identification, assessment, and mitigation.
  • Operational and Maintenance Capabilities

    • Attain skills in managing the operational aspects of offshore wind farms, including the application of effective maintenance and repair strategies, adherence to safety standards, and implementation of environmental management practices.
  • Technological and Industry Trends Awareness

    • Stay informed about the latest innovations and trends in the offshore wind energy sector, including advancements in technologies such as offshore hydrogen production and the implications of these developments for the industry.
  • Practical Application and Problem-Solving

    • Enhance practical application skills through the analysis of real-world case studies, fostering an ability to apply theoretical knowledge to practical scenarios, engage in problem-solving, and cultivate innovative thinking.
  • Sustainability and Environmental Considerations

    • Understand the environmental impacts associated with offshore wind energy projects, including the strategies for minimising these impacts during construction, operation, and decommissioning phases.
  • Preparation for Future Industry Challenges

    • Equip yourself with the knowledge and skills to effectively contribute to the offshore energy sector.


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Start Dates

Location Start Date End Date Number of Days Timings
Virtual (Live Instruction)
20th February 2024
22nd February 2024
3
09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)
Virtual (Live Instruction)
29th April 2024
1st May 2024
3

09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)

Virtual (Live Instruction)
16th July 2024
18th July 2024
3

09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)

Virtual (Live Instruction)
17th September 2024
19th September 2024
3

09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)

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