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Academic Program Support SpecialistJordan Hale
Alternative Energy Systems Specialist, C.C.C.
Would you like a career that benefits the environment and the people who live in it?
This certificate program will prepare you to meet the industry-specific skills needed for technicians in the new and emerging alternative and renewable energy fields. You could become an electrical technician, industrial engineering technician, solar photovoltaic installer, solar power plant technician, solar thermal installer and technician, energy auditor, or smart grid technician.
Your work environment could range from outdoor installations to manufacturing settings, and include working closely with engineers in the federal government, research and development laboratories, and utilities industry.
Alternative Energy Systems Certificate Course Requirements Overview
Biofuels and Biomass
Alternative Fuels and Electric Vehicles
Economics of Sustainable Construction
A complete list of courses with descriptions can be found in the Catalog
What will you do with an Alternative Energy Certificate?
In this field, people find careers as:
Wind Turbine Technician
Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:
University of South Florida
University of Florida
University of Miami
Leed Gold Certification"The Advanced Technology Center is a showcase example of sustainable design and Gulf Coast State College demonstrates leadership in transforming the building industry. "
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