Sustainable / Alternative Energy One-Year Certificate

This certificate is for the individual who is interested in the field of sustainable alternative energy technology. The program covers all methods of effectively evaluating, analyzing, implementing, and maintaining alternative sources of energy which include solar, wind, biomass to energy, geothermal, and micro-hydroelectric power systems to generate clean carbon-free energy. Also covered are alternative energy subsystems, balance of plant systems, interconnect systems, and safety procedures. With a faculty advisor the student will design and build a sustainable alternative energy system.