ASTM International Launches New Course on Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Technology

ASTM International has launched a new eLearning course on gasoline and diesel fuel oil, covering various specifications, technology, and more.

The 10-hour course is intended for technicians performing gasoline and/or diesel fuel tests, scientists, and engineers whose responsibilities include supervising training, or testing and using gasoline and/or diesel fuel. It will also cover significant fuel specification testing procedures, which have become more prevalent with greater interest in ultra-clean fuels.

Upon successful completion of the course, users will be offered a certificate and be able to:

  • Identify the different types and components of gasoline;
  • Define octane number and identify ways to enhance octane;
  • Identify the various types of volatility;
  • Understand numerous topics such as sampling, drivability, and more.

For more information on the training course, please visit

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June 29, 2023