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Biojet Fuel Workshop (Classroom, 2 days)

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Learn the fundamentals of biojet fuel and its essential role in the future of aviation.

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 2 days (16 hours)
Recommended level: Entry-level and Professional
Prerequisites: none

Next class

Dec 14 - Dec 15, 2015 - United States, Miami (IATA)

2 additional classes are scheduled. See all

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Identify the benefits of biojet for the aviation industry
  • Describe the role biojet is expected to play in the coming years
  • Understand how biojet properties compare to conventional jet fuel
  • Analyze the environmental impact of biojet
  • Estimate the costs of biojet relative to carbon emissions costs

Course content

  • Different biojet types and feedstocks
  • Biojet physical properties, certification, and specifications
  • Lifecycle emissions analysis and sustainability
  • Manufacturing and purchase cost estimates
  • Integration of biojet in the jet fuel supply logistics chain
  • Production of biofuels
  • Biojet chain of custody and recognition under various regulations
  • Biojet and emissions trading
  • National, international and stakeholder programs
  • Airframe manufacturer and OEM work on biojet

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Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Operational managers preparing for biofuel handling
  • Environmental managers
  • Civil aviation authorities, environment and other governmental agencies
  • Fuel purchasers, suppliers, service providers preparing for biofuel integration

Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

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