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Turbocharging & Boosting Systems

Turbocharging & Boosting Systems

From: £1,800.00

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Turbocharging & Boosting Systems is a brand new training course from Ricardo. This training will cover the fundamentals & the application of turbochargers


Ricardo’s Turbocharging & Boosting Systems 2 day course is brand new for 2015. This course has been developed by Ricardo’s most experienced technical specialists and chief engineers. Over the 2 full days of training you will be taken through the extensive material by our engineering experts. The course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn the basics of turbochargers and boosting through to the applied engineering and calibration.

The topics cover generic Diesel and gasoline turbocharging and boosting fundamentals in detail. These topics are as follows:

Day 1: Turbocharging & Boosting Systems – Basics

  • History of turbocharging
  • Boosting fundamentals
  • Current boosting trends
  • Boosting system types
  • Turbo charger mechanics
  • Road maps for boosting
    • Gasoline case study
    • Diesel case study

Day 2: Application of Turbocharged & Boosted engines

  • Base engine development
  • Engine performance development
    • Desktop
    • Prototype
    • Series
  • Turbocharger controls
    • Actuation
    • Control software
    • Calibration
  • Turbocharger validation
    • Functional DV testing
    • Care points
    • Failure modes
      • Gasoline case study
      • Diesel case study

The tour of selected Ricardo research projects and facilities includes: (subject to availability)

Internal Combustion Engines







Looking to extend your knowledge further? Why not attend our other technical training courses and gain an invaluable insight into the following subject areas:

Do you work in the automotive industry but have limited knowledge on internal combustion engines? Ricardo Knowledge’s brand new online version of the popular internal combustion engines – basic course is now available: (Click on the image below to find out more)

eLearning - Basics Internal Combustion Engines

Turbocharging & Boosting Systems
Please arrive promptly for 08.45
Start – 09.00
Finish – 17.00 – 18.00

Lunch is provided each day


By Air:
London Gatwick
: 35-45mins by car (depending on local traffic conditions) – BBC Traffic, AA Traffic
London Heathrow: 1hr 15-2hrs by car (depending on local traffic conditions) – BBC Traffic, AA Traffic
By Rail:
Shoreham Train Station is 5-10 minutes drive by car/taxi
All rail travel can be booked via the following:
National Rail
The Train Line
By car:
Access to Ricardo’s Shoreham Technical Centre by car is only by the A27. Take the Shoreham Airport exit off the A27. From the Shoreham town side (east) of the River access is purely by foot across the wooden toll-bridge.

Accomodation / Hotels:
The Brighton Mercure
The Brighton Metropole
The Brighton Grand
The Brighton Thistle
The Brighton Jury’s Inn
The Brighton Holiday Inn
Best Western Tollgate Upper Beeding
The Bridge Inn Shoreham By-Sea

If you have any further questions on attending this turbocharger course then please do not hesitate to contact the Ricardo Knowledge training team direct:

Mandie Williams, +44(0)1273 794021,
Donna Wild, +44(0)1273 794632,