Renewable Energy Technician Certificates (Basic/Advanced)

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.


First YearCredits
ALH 1221 Industrial First Aid (*)1    
ELE 1220 Electrical Safety1    
ELT 1204 Fundamentals of Electronics: Dc/Ac Theory and Circuit Analysis5    
ELT 2205 Prototype Design and Fabrication2    
IMT 1200 Equipment Maintenance3    
IMT 1205 Industrial Hydraulics3    
CSN 1225 Core Networking Technologies  3  
ELE 1202 Motors and Controls I  2.50  
ELE 1204 Programmable Logic Controllers I  3  
IMT 1220 Rigging Systems  3  
WND 2200 Wind Turbine Control, Operation & Maintenance  4  
WND 2222 Wind Energy Tech Internship
or GNT 1240 OSHA 30 Hour General Industry
Year Total: 15 15.5 3
Total Credit Hours:   33.5

ELE 1200 & ELE 1201 can be substituted for ELT 1204 & ELT 2205.

*HPE 1004 can be substituted for ALH 1221.

Advanced Renewable Energy Technician Certificate

First YearCredits
ELE 1203 Motors and Controls II2.50
ELE 1205 Programmable Logic Controllers II3
ELE 2204 Power Generation & Distribution3
ELT 1200 Beginning Industrial Electronics2.50
ELT 2210 HMI, SCADA & Fiber Optics3
EMS 2200 Emergency Medical Responder4
Year Total: 18
Total Credit Hours: 18

Basic + Advanced Certificates = 51.5 credit hours

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or the Workforce Development Division Office at (815) 224-0233.

Advanced Renewable Wind Energy Technician Certificate prerequisite: requires completion of the Basic Renewable Wind Energy Technician Certificate.