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Wind & Solar
one-week intensives

Wind Power System Fundamentals
Mon.Fri., Oct. 21-25, 8 a.m.–5:15 p.m.
Aero Park Laboratories Bldg. Rm. 110B
$795 (includes text and materials)

Solar Photovoltaic Electric
Systems -- NABCEP Entry-Level
Mon.Fri., Oct. 28-Nov. 1, 8 a.m.–5:15 p.m.
Aero Park Laboratories Bldg. Rm. 110B
$795 (includes text and materials)

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For more info, call (231) 995-1701.

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Energy and Construction

Renewable energy is one of the most vital resources of the 21st century, and Northwestern Michigan College has been offering energy training since 2001.

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To register, call NMC-EES at (231) 995-1700

Construction and Energy Facilities and Equipment

Building science lab

  • 1,200 sq ft structure provides real-world experience
  • Equipped with heating and A/C system, electrical, plumbing, insulation diagnostics and a resource room for energy projects

Renewable energy labs including

  • Solar thermal system (hot water)
  • Solar mobile lab
  • Grid-connected, 8-kw solar photovoltaic array
  • Wind generation systems
  • Geothermal installation
  • Fuel cell
  • Biodiesel/alternative fuel lab

Professional-grade tools used to construct, install, service and diagnose

  • Thermal imaging camera
  • Blower door tester
  • Duct blaster
  • Pressure gauges