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Technical Program - Renewable Energy (Certificate) - Lake Land College, Mattoon, IL

Renewable Energy (Certificate) (CRT.RENEW)

Certificate

This program prepares students for entry level positions into the field of renewable energy technicians and technical maintenance.  Emphasis is placed on “green” technologies including electricity, physics, chemistry, wind, photovoltaics, solar thermal, bioenergy, energy efficiency, and smart grid technology.  There is a critical skill shortage of trained workers knowledgeable with issues relating specifically to renewable energy and who can troubleshoot renewable energy systems.  

 


For more information contact:
Joe Tillman
217-234-5313
tvandyke@lakeland.cc.il.us

* There are prerequisites or course requisites for this course
** Electives must be approved by Program Coordinator
one cross Course only offered fall semester
Footnote 2 Course only offered spring and summer semester
Footnote 3 Course only offered spring semester
Footnote 4 Courses offered in odd numbered years only
Footnote 5 Courses offered in even numbered years only
Footnote 6 SOS 050 Human Relations and PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology cannot be used as a social science elective
Footnote 7 Consult Academic Advisor for appropriate course
1 This degree was pending approval by ICCB as this went to press.
2 N/A




First Year
First Semester
TEC 057 Introduction to Renewable Energy
3
TEC 040 Blue Print Reading for Industry I
2.5
MET 040 DC Circuits *
2.5
MET 042 AC Circuits *
2.5
TEC 048 Applied Shop Computations
3
TEC 043 Industrial Safety
1
WND 040 Introduction to Wind Technology
3
TEC 043 Industrial Safety
1
  Total Semester Hours:
18.5
 
Second Semester
MET 043 Motors and Generators *
2.5
IND 052 Electrical Installation Procedures *
2.5
IND 054 Trouble Shooting and Preventative Maint *
3
IND 044 Fluid Power
3
EET 068 Photovoltaic Systems *
3
WND 041 Wind Technology Maintenance I *
3
WND 042 Tower Rescue and Competent Climber
0.5
  Total Semester Hours:
17.5
 


Total Program Hours: 36

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