Fuel Management Courses

Fuel Management Courses


The Course is designed for sea-going and shore-based technical, operational and administrative staff involved in marine fuel oils and diesel engines. It is also of benefit to personnel concerned with the sale or purchasing of marine fuel oil.

Lectures and presentations are conducted by senior staff from Veritas Petroleum Services and Alfa Laval.

To ensure a high level of interaction between participants and lecturers, the number of participants for each course is limited.

* Our Enhanced FMC package comprises of three days intensive training.

These are some of the topics to be covered during the course:


  • Understanding issues related to the quality of current marine fuels, including new ECA fuels and 2020
  • Understand fuel specifications, ordering of fuels and tricks-of-the-trade
  • Know how often is poor quality fuel oil bunkered and what should be done  in such situations
  • Learn how to adjust and optimize the fuel treatment system
  • Know how fuel quality affects the fuel cleaning and conditioning system
  • Problems anticipated for the future
  • Understand how fuel impacts vessel/engine operation
  • Make sense of current and future fuel legislations

Dates and locations

Bergen         09-11 April

Athens         28-30 May

Singapore    11-13 June

Dakar*         27-28 August

Hamburg     17-19 September

Cape Town  15-17 October

Miami          29 October-31 October

London        26-28 November

* Power plant specific

To register, please download the registration form