Woodfuel Training Courses

With a range of training courses available for woodfuel, here is the Woodsure guide to the courses available.

Rural Development Initiatives

Rural Development Initiatives (RDI) are a highly experienced project management, consultancy and training service provider working at the forefront of sustainable rural development. RDI has been delivering training and events since it’s inception in 2005. Courses include:

  • Ignite: Woodfuel Quality Standards

  • Ignite: Managing Woods for Woodfuel

  • Ignite: Firewood Production and Supply

For further information, course dates and locations visit www.ruraldevelopment.org.uk.

The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology

The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology is internationally recognised for its expertise in fields associated with bulk particulate handling and in the science and practical application of technologies to deliver improved process efficiencies. Our mission is to help industry to get powders and bulk materials to behave predictably through processes.

  • Pellet Boiler Installers and Drivers courses

Visit www.gre.ac.uk to find ou more about their range of Short Courses.

Grown in Britain

Grown in Britain is for anyone who values British trees, woods and forests, and the amazing wood and timber products we can make from them. Grown in Britain is an incredibly positive movement designed to help create a sustainable wood culture that connects people, companies and organisations to our woods and forests and the important environment they provide for people, wildlife and a thriving economy. Courses available:

Installer Training

HETAS is the official body recognised by Government to approve biomass and solid fuel heating appliances, fuels and services including the registration of competent installers and servicing businesses. HETAS offers a range of courses, including:

  • Introduction to solid fuel heating
  • Stove installations courses
  • Biomass installer training

Visit the HETAS website to find out more about their range of training courses.