Alternative Energy Technology - Wind Turbine One-Year Certificate

Alternative Energy Technology-
Wind Turbine One-Year Technical Certificate

One-Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6351

The Wind Turbine Technology, One-Year 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 

Fall Semester (First Year)
ALET 111 Introduction to Alternative Energy 3
ELCT 111 Electrical Circuits I 3
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
MTHM 121 Technical Mathematics I > 4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
TECN 111 Technical Problem Solving 3
Spring Semester (First Year)
AETC 121 Programmable Logic Controllers 3
ALET 112 Alternative Energy Mechanical Systems> 4
ELCT 121 Digital Electronics> 4
TECN 121 Fluid Power 3
Social Science Elective*


Total Credit Hours: 34

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. * Course selected from the following list: HSTR 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 252, 267; PLSC 156; PSYH 151.
3. ^ 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         July 2012
Effective        August 2012

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