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Deftiq - ORE Course 5 - International certification of marine energy technology within IECRE



Course format Online
Date 2021-11-11 - 2023-12-31
Duration 8 hours
Cost Free

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This course teaches you about the different aspects and advantages of international certification in the context of the IECRE Conformity Assessment System. A bit technical, but don’t worry: you’ll learn the ins and outs of this essential part of the ORE sector in no time. You’ll learn all about conformity assessment, certification schemes, the parties involved, rules of procedure and how to apply conformity assessment and International Standards in order to reduce risks.

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Target Audience

Our ORE training package is targeted to a wide range of experts and professionals, including but not limited to:

  • Technology developers;

  • Young professionals, entrants and students;

  • Consultants;

  • Academics, researchers and testing faciltities;

  • Other potential ambassadors.

This training is designed to emphasize all the essential elements of certification. This will enable all relevant stakeholders to contribute to the commercialization of marine energy technology by gaining knowledge of this crucial subject. 

Training program

Participants of this course can expect to learn about and engage with:

  • the value of conformity assessment;

  • the parties involved in conformity assessment;

  • certification schemes and certification systems;

  • the process of acceptance under the IECRE;

  • the interpretation of normative documents, like standards and technical specifications;

  • the marine energy International Standards and Technical Specifications;

  • the organization responsible for the development of normative documents the marine energy;

  • the interrelationship between the certification process and the application of International Standards. 


ISCED Categories

Personal skills and communication
Ocean Literacy
Offshore and renewable energy
Marine spatial planning