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H001 & H001(+) | Introduction to Solid Fuel

This course is suitable for anyone interested in solid fuel, wood & biomass technology. If you have no previous experience in the solid fuel sector this is a good place to start.

NB: the H001+ comprises of the following courses: H001, H003/DS and H006

Course Content

  • Types of solid fuels and the factors affecting fuel selection
  • Fuel preparation, seasoning and storage
  • Appliance types and operating principles
  • Principles of safe combustion of solid fuels
  • Industry rules, regulations and standards
  • Identifying and responding to unsafe conditions

Course Details

Assessment Method


Course Duration

Approximately 1 day.

Course Outcome

HETAS Statement of Results.


Candidates require no previous knowledge or experience.

Next Steps

Successful candidates can progress on to other HETAS courses.

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HETAS, Severn House, Unit 5 Newtown Trading Estate, Green Lane, Tewkesbury, GL20 8HD