Alternative Energy Technology-
Wind Turbine Short Term Technical Certificate

Short Term Technical Certificate- Curriculum Code 6352

The Wind Turbine Technology, Short Term Technical Certificate, encompasses a wide range of electrical, mechanical and computer skills required to compete in the emerging Alternate Energy- Wind Turbine Industry. Individuals will be prepared for a range of analysis, installation and maintenance assignments associated with the Wind Turbine industry. Typical job responsibilities will include Design, Testing, R&D, Service, Maintenance and Installation Assignments. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

For more information about this certificate, please contact Duncan Estep at 440-366-7016 or destep@lorainccc.edu.  

Fall Semester (First Year)
ALET 111 Introduction to Alternative Energy 3
ELCT 111 Electrical Circuits I 3
MTHM 121 Technical Mathematics I > 4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
TECN 111 Technical Problem Solving 3
     
Spring Semester (First Year)
ALET 112 Alternative Energy Mechanical Systems> 4
ELCT 121 Digital Electronics> 4
PEFT 185 Ropes Course 1
TECN 121 Fluid Power 3
Total Credit Hours: 26

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Established    March 2009
Revised         April 2011
Effective        August 2011