Training services

Upskill with a little help from us.

Lacima's wealth of expertise in energy markets is reflected in the depth of the agendas of its industry training courses. We offer both open and in-house training courses on pertinent energy industry topics, all of which are based on rigorous and current research.

Open courses

Each year, Lacima offers (independently or together with its training organisation partners) courses on current topics of interest in different international locations.  These courses are open to all interested participants.  Please refer to our events page for upcoming courses.

In-house courses

Lacima provides in-house training tailored to meet the specific needs of your company. We will design a course and materials to meet your objectives. Sample course outlines include:

Market and Credit Risk Mangement for Energy Portfolios

Learn what the “best-of-class” market and credit risk measures are for joint portfolios of physical assets and financial contracts, as well as how to use these metrics to measure the effectiveness of hedging strategies. Find out more>

Generation asset analytics and risk management

Learn how to value and manage a portfolio of thermal, wind and hydro generation assets along with standard power contracts, using the latest modelling and numerical techniques. Find out more >

Gas Portfolio Optimisation

Learn about different price models and techniques to value and optimise gas portfolios that include storage and swing contracts with physical assets, and how to operate power plants taking into consideration the constraints that affect gas networks. Find out more>

Energy Derivatives: Pricing and Risk Management

This intermediate course is aimed at the energy professional who is familiar with energy derivative products but who requires an understanding of the pricing and risk management of energy derivatives. Find out more>

Value at Risk for Energy Derivatives

This intermediate course is aimed at the energy professional who is familiar with energy derivative products but who requires an understanding of the theory and calculation of Value at Risk for energy derivative portfolios. Find out more>

Weather Derivatives

This course provides a comprehensive and technical treatment of the valuation and risk management of weather derivatives. Find out more>

To discuss your in-house course requirements, contact us.