Microbes in Fuels - Free Online Training Tool

Online - EI Short Course
This free online training tool will provide learners with an awareness of the issues surrounding microbiological contamination of fuel.

Course overview:

  • Factors that could cause/exacerbate microbial growth
  • Procedures to help to avoid microbial growth
  • Microbiological monitoring
  • Remediation options if contamination occurs.
The Microbes in fuels training tool complements the EI Guidelines for the investigation of the microbial content of petroleum fuels and for the implementation of avoidance and remedial strategies, as well as Guidelines on detecting, controlling and mitigating microbial growth in oils and fuels used at power generation facilities.

Course access:

To access the training course, please click the Book Now link, where you will be redirected to the Energy Institute Learning Centre and follow the instructions below:
  • To access the course homepage select ‘Training’ - ‘Environmental Awareness’;
  • Launch ‘Microbes in Fuel’ (for convenience, the link to the course page is here: http://learning.energyinst.org/course/view.php?id=223);
  • Click the ‘enrol me on the course’ button so that you can access your studies
  • You should now have access to the course homepage where you will be able to begin.

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