Online – 11 & 12 September 2024

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Join globalCOAL and HFW in London
to learn about SCoTA and discover online trading

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With over 2,500 Licensed Users worldwide, SCoTA is recognised as the contract of choice for the trade of seaborne thermal and metallurgical coal.

Our series of SCoTA training sessions travel around the globe to bring you an in-depth briefing on the practicalities of trading standardised coal.

Course Synopsis

The course includes a full examination of SCoTA and its components as well as interactive case studies and group-based exercises.

  • Learn from the experts, Our world class faculty comprises leading SCoTA and contract law specialists
  • In-depth analysis. Participate in a detailed analysis of each SCoTA clause and the standardised product specifications
  • Two sessions scheduled over two days; day one - four hours and day two - three hours
  • Practical know-how. Opportunity to put the theory into practice, during the real-life case studies module
  • Valuable course for both legal and non-legal participants
  • Share ideas and experiences. Unique opportunity to ask questions, and learn from your industry peers
  • Opportunity to join your peers from around the globe

Teaching Faculty

Each course includes a contingent of teachers from both legal sector and the industry.

Martin Abbott


Adrian Hills

Market Manager

Weichuan Teo

Market Manager

Damian Honey


Frazer Watt


Excellent coverage of legal aspects of SCoTA. Presenters explained details of contracts in layman’s terms that were easily understandable by all attendees

– Online Course participant - 2023

Course Fees & Discounts

Early Bird Price – SAVE US$50 per participant
Book before 2 Aug 2024

Early Bird Rate Full Rate
Registration Fee US$600 US$650

Venue Location

30 Coleman Street, London, EC2R 5AL

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Who should attend?

From power utilities, coal consuming industries, integrated steel mills, coke producers, trading houses, financial institutions and all other stakeholders in the thermal and met coal supply chain:

  • Procurement Managers
  • Traders
  • Operations Managers
  • Logistics Managers
  • Contract Managers
  • Legal Officers

All participants will receive a certificate attesting their completion of the SCoTA Crash Course.