Training Resources

Airstreams Renewables Training Program

Posted by NAW Staff on June 01, 2010

eams Renewables Inc. (ARI) offers safety and technical training throughout the renewable energy sector that is focused on skill sets designed to meet industry standards for both entry level and advanced construction and service technicians. Students can choose onsite training [Read More]

Gravitec Systems

Posted by NAW Staff on February 17, 2010

Gravitec Systems Inc. is offering a 40-hour competent wind turbine climber and rescue course. A 2.5 day refresher for this course is also offered. Gravitec's 40-hour wind turbine train-the-trainer provides students with the technical knowledge, teaching methodology and presentation materials [Read More]

GE Wind Training Division

Posted by NAW Staff on February 15, 2010

GE's wind training division's latest customer training schedule is now available on the company's customer portal,, along with other training information. Courses range from an installation course to the 15-day GE 1.5 MW basic certification course. Other courses are [Read More]

California Wind Tech

Posted by NAW Staff on January 12, 2010

California Wind Tech is offering an accelerated and comprehensive monthly certificate course that provides technical training for an entry-level career in the wind industry as a wind technician or wind turbine professional. The course is broken into six units that [Read More]

Boots On The Roof

Posted by NAW Staff on September 01, 2009

Boots on the Roof, the wind energy training division of Unitek, will offer wind energy training courses. The courses are designed for licensed contractors (electrical, HVAC, general contractors) who wish to reposition their businesses. The course are also designed for [Read More]

The University of Northern Iowa

Posted by NAW Staff on July 01, 2009

The University of Northern Iowa, a member of the Iowa Alliance for Wind Innovation and Novel Development, is currently accepting enrollments for a new, upcoming two-credit-hour course, ‘Wind Energy Applications in Iowa.’ The fall 2009 course covers a variety of [Read More]

Idaho State University

Posted by NAW Staff on July 01, 2009

The Idaho State University (ISU) Energy Systems Technology and Education Center is offering two new associate of applied science degree programs this fall: energy systems mechanical engineering technology (MET) and energy systems wind engineering technology (WET). The two-year WET program [Read More]

Northwest Renewable Energy Institute

Posted by NAW Staff on March 05, 2009

International Air and Hospitality Academy is creating a training center for wind energy technicians at Northwest Renewable Energy Institute, which is scheduled to open in July. Training will consist of maintaining and servicing onshore wind generating turbines. Following an introductory [Read More]

Windsmith Academy

Posted by NAW Staff on February 12, 2009

The American Wind Power Center has set up a wind turbine training course at its WindSmith Academy in Lubbock, Texas. Classes will be held March 30-31. This is an introductory class that is geared toward individuals interested in wind energy [Read More]

Shasta College Utility-Scale Wind Technician training

Posted by NAW Staff on January 01, 2009

Shasta College EWD is offering the first Utility-Scale Wind Generation Technician training in the Redding, Calif., area. This not-for-credit, fee-based course consists of 12 modules, including climbing and repelling, electrical theory, maintenance, troubleshooting, service reporting, and safety. The course covers [Read More]