Woodfuel Quality Standards

The course is designed to help participants:

  • Understand the range of draft CEN standards for wood fuels.
  • Appreciate the different properties of wood fuel that can be specified.
  • Know how to specify wood chip fuel.
  • Know how to find out if a particular type of wood is appropriate for a specific combustion system.
  • Recognise the importance of quality assurance and labelling.

This course concentrates on solid biofuels, specifically wood fuel, from forest or primary wood processing sources.  It is a one day course divided into four sessions, including an outdoor based practical and demonstration.

Cost:  £35 (with LandSkills funding)/£100 (without LandSkills funding) 

To book onto this event, please contact Erica (erica.spencer@ruraldevelopment.org.uk) or telephone 01765 609355.