Company technicians or university graduates who wish to broaden their knowledge may follow two courses on liquefied natural gas (LNG), this courses will be held on Reganosa´s facilities at Mugardos organized by Sedigas, the Spanish business association of gas. It is the first time these courses are planned in Galicia, which occurs due to the interest of Reganosa and collaboration with the Gasnam Association.
The first course entitled "Introduction to LNG," and second, "vehicular natural gas (sea and land)". They will be taught in consecutive time next November so that, if they wish, students from the first course can also follow the second. The teaching staff consists of experienced professionals from Sedigas, Gasnam, Reganosa, Enagas, Gas Natural Fenosa, Seat, Cotenaval and Criogénicas Técnicas Aplicaciones Industriales. In addition, students will have the opportunity to know in detail facilities as the Mugardos regasification plant in the Ferrol´s port.
The first course, "Introduction to LNG," will be held November 23 to 25, while the second, "Natural gas for mobility (maritime and land)" will be from 25 to 27 of the same month, in morning and afternoon sessions. The tuition for the first course starts at 1167.82 Euros, while the second is set at 926.69 Euros. Sedigas and Gasnam partners will have bonuses, and there will be a special price for those who attend to both courses.
The introductory course was designed for professionals using LNG in their companies, for technical newcomers to the gas industry or for new graduates. The second has a particular interest given the anticipated development reach of liquified natural gas as fuel for navigation, which has implications in the energy sector itself, in shipbuilding, in the port area and ship owners.
Sedigas, the business organization Gasnam and Reganosa are involved in different initiatives to promote the use of LNG as fuel for ships, therefore the interest in promoting the improvement of training among professionals and recent graduates.
The program details, professors and other information is available in www.sedigas.es.