Wind Turbine Technician Certificate 

Prepare to join the growing wind energy field

If you want to seek a career that can take you to new heights, consider the online Wind Turbine Technician training program at Pinnacle Career Institute. Our program focuses on helping you develop the professional skills employers look for in managers and supervisors.

Courses in our Wind Turbine Technician certification program include professional development topics like software applications, management skills, workplace conduct, psychology and more. After that, you’ll move on to more specific courses, including AC & DC Fundamentals, Computer Fundamentals, Basic Fluid Power (Hydraulics), Technical Mathematics, Principles of Wind, Safety Theory, Electromechanical/Safety Practicum, and Applied Wind Physics.

Program Highlights

 

  • Prepare for a cutting-edge career - Upon graduation, you can seek a variety of wind turbine jobs at wind farms, energy investment companies, energy marketing companies or other utility companies.
  • Complete courses on your schedule - Online schools offer a new level of flexibility to busy adults, and PCI is no different. You can study on your own schedule and complete your education without sacrificing other responsibilities in your life.
  • Boot Camp - Upon completing your online classes, you’ll head off to a 12-day boot camp at Roscoe Wind Farm in Roscoe, Texas. Through our partnership with nearby Texas State Technical College, you’ll gain the education you need to transition from the classroom to a career.

In addition to intense, hands-on instruction on turbines, you’ll perform tower climbs, rescue training and American Heart Association CPR/First Aid education. You’ll also complete Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) 10 Card: Occupational Safety & Health Administration 10-Hour education.

PCI Benefits

At PCI, our instructors will walk you through each lesson step-by-step to ensure you fully understand the material you’re learning. Plus, our career services department can help you transition from the classroom to the workplace, with services like resume writing, interview preparation and professional networking.

Pinnacle Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). Financial aid and scholarship opportunities are available to those who qualify.

If you’re considering wind turbine technician schools, contact PCI today to learn more about how you can get started in this growing field.

 

 

* http://www.bls.gov/green/wind_energy/