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Training Courses

Training Courses - Refractories and Ceramics

Lucideon's training courses have been developed by our in-house experts, all of whom have years of industry and practical experience. If you need training customised to your business and people, we can build a training course to meet your objectives.

With a selection of courses to meet specific business requirements, available in-person or via eLearning, our experts will share their knowledge, skills, and experience with your teams whatever their business function, from technical and manufacturing through to processing, marketing, and sales.

In addition to our whiteware and refractories offerings, Lucideon CICS also offers a training course on the basics of UK ETS




Each in-person course will run from 9:00am - 4:00pm (approximately).

Ceramic whitewares eLearning courses will be offered on an on-demand basis.

Please contact Caroline Mullington, Training Manager, at to discuss your requirements.




Ian Campbell

Project Leader - expertise in: whitewares, tableware, glass technology and controlled release.

Jan Theron

Refractories Specialist - expertise in: refractory maintenance management, failure analysis, design evaluation, the use of finite element analysis/modelling (FEA/FEM), personnel training.


Full details of all available courses

Whitewares Training Courses
Ceramic Whitewares Training

Traditional ceramics courses

Refractory Materials Testing
Refractories Training

Refractories courses



“Excellent structure, content and delivery”

“Learnt different ways to look at ceramics when problem solving”

“Really nice and approachable trainer with great knowledge”

“Excellent overview and introduction to the field

“One of the best courses I have attended”

“Very enjoyable, relaxed and informative”


Ceramics and refractories expertise

As an internationally recognised expert in ceramics, our whitewares courses are aimed at tableware, tile, and sanitaryware manufacturers, as well as retailers and suppliers.

With extensive experience in the field of refractories, from failure investigations to product and process performance optimisation, we deliver refractories training courses to companies worldwide in a varied range of industries, including glass, cement, refractories, petrochemical, iron & steel, lime, and incinerator sectors.