Training content

The program training is composed of a “Core” track leading to the “MRE technical advisor” certificate and expert module.

To see the detailed program of each module, click on their title.

CORE track

You will be able, at the end of this course, to understand the stakes of each value chain segment of MRE and their interactions.

You can also follow only one or more modules that specifically serve your business goals.

You can, of course, follow all the modules to obtain the certificate.

To register, use the email contact.

Module 1 – OFFSHORE TECHNOLOGIES – MRE OVERVIEW
Objectives: define and understand the range of MRE technologies
Key words: Global context • Resources and technologies • Specific MRE contexts • Similarities and differences with the offshore oil sector and adaptation sites • Specific challenges and major solutions categories.
2 days | €1540

Module 2 – WAVE,WIND CURRENT -DATA ENTRY FOR MRE SYSTEMS DESIGN BASIS
Objectives: predict resources (wind current, wave) and obtain environmental data for design.
Key words: Fundamental knowledge of marine resources: swell, tide, current, wind • Physicochemical parameters • Marine ecosystems: composition, seasonality, sensitivity.
1 day | €900

Module  3 – MARITIME LAW AND MRE LAW
Objectives: provide tools for a better understanding of the law regarding maritime zones and state jurisdiction at sea.
Key words: Maritime activities • Law • Risks • Responsibility • Montego Bay Convention • Maritime zoning
1 day | €900

Module 4 – SHARING SPACE AND TAKING INTO ACCOUNT THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT
Objectives: characterize and pass on to other MRE professionals an understanding and anticipation of the stakes involved in sharing the maritime space.
Key words: Frequentation and occupation of maritime space • Challenges cohabitation, co-location • Maritime space planning: definitions, modalities, experiences, stakes …
1 day | €900

Module 5 – HYDRODYNAMICS OF MRE SYSTEMS
Objectives: specify test series to run in collaboration with the experimental team and promote efficient dialogue with the expert engineering consulting firms for the evaluation of loads on MRE technologies.
Key words: Methods and tools for analyzing fixed or floating structures • Main hypotheses of experimental or numerical approaches in ocean engineering • Modeling, basin testing.

This module includes the visit of the Centrale Nantes ocean tank. The ocean tank at Centrale Nantes are amongst the largest in Europe.
2 days | €1540

Module 6 – MARINE GEOTECHNICS
Objectives: understand the methods of soil property characterization, with a reading of soil survey reports, and to analyze and review sizing methods of soil-structure connections for the foundations of offshore structures.
Key words: Soil study report reading exercises and transcription into geotechnical hypotheses • Numerical computation from industrial codes on reference cases.
3 days | €1930

Module 7 – ELECTRICAL DESIGN AND CONNECTION
Objective: Fully understand and design a conversion chain from the resource to the electricity grid. Key words: turbine technologies • Electrical generators • Power electronics • Steering • Energy quality • Integration into the power grid.
2 days | €1540

Module 8 – DESIGN AND CERTIFICATION OF FOUNDATIONS AND FLOATING STRUCTURES
Objectives: design the bases of a fixed or floating structure and identify the stakes in certification.
Key words: Design of a fixed structure (extreme loads and fatigue): Foundations • Design of a floating structure: anchors and floats • Principles of certification.
2 days | €1540

EXPERT MODULES

These modules allow to increase an expertise in each theme. They will be programmed on demand, according to the people who express their interest.

If you are interested in one of them, please let us know by using the email contact.

SEDIMENT TRANSPORT

PRINCIPLES FOR REGULATORY CALCULATION OF REINFORCED CONCRETE INFRASTRUCTURE

ECONOMIC APPROACH TO MRE AND ASSOCIATED STORAGE

IMPACT ASSESMENT: FROM PREPARATION TO AUTHORIZATION

INSTALLATION AND MOORING

WAVE ENERGY RECOVERY

CORROSION AND BIO-CORROSION

INFRASTRUCTURE INSTRUMENTATION

FREE SOFTWARE – NEMOH : wave-structure interactions

UNDERSTANDING OF THE RISKS IN AN OFFSHORE WIND FARM

You will find more information about these modules in the downloadable brochure.

 

Specific contribution to MRE

The “Core track” course and the expert modules will help you to understand the challenges and how to improve your skills on each value chain segment of MRE, as well as on a number specific themes in this field (hydrodynamic dimensioning, electrical connection, geotechnics, anchoring, corrosion, analysis of marine resources, maritime law, impact studies, sharing of maritime space with other uses, …).