This course will offer training that meets the needs of both academic research and wider industrial stakeholders. It will provide hands-on experience of operating pilot scale tests at the national UKCCSRC-PACT facilities, and knowledge of simulation of advanced carbon capture technologies for the power generation industry. The course will cover different capture technologies and relevant experimental facilities.

Past Call – ECR PACT Training, September 2019

ECR PACT Training, September 2019 

Total places available: 4 funded places to attend training at the PACT facilities

Aim of award: To provide ECRs with pilot plant training at the PACT facilities


  • 4 funded places available
  • Applicant must be a UKCCSRC ECR member
  • ECR Member eligibility will be checked (main criterion is that the applicants are still eligible for the EPSRC New Investigator Award)
  • Expected outputs – Blog/social media/case study including a follow up phone call with Katie, UKCCSRC Communications Officer
  • Training costs will be covered by UKCCSRC (Nottingham)
  • ECR’s host institute will cover all related travel, accommodation and subsistence costs
  • You are not eligible for this award if you have already attended a PACT training course funded by UKCCSRC

Assessment Process:

  • The PACT training days will be awarded based on the applications received and will be assessed to identify the ECR’s that will benefit the most from this training
  • The UKCCSRC reserves the absolute right to interpret these rules and make final award decisions


  • Course dates: w/c 9th September 2019 (please only apply if you are free on these dates)
  • Application closing: 12th July 2019
  • Decisions by: 31st Jul

Application Deadline: Friday, July 12, 2019 – 17:00
Call Type: ECR Meeting Fund