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Good Jobs Challenge Funding to Build Clean Energy Workforce Training Program in North Carolina

In August 2022, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper joined U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina M. Raimondo to announce that the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $23.7 million American Rescue Plan Good Jobs Challenge grant to North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (NC A&T) to create STEPs4GROWTH, a clean energy […]

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Building Resilience in Native American Communities

Earlier this year, NC State University announced it had been awarded a $5 million grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to help Native American communities better prepare for future disasters and emergencies, such as the COVID-19 pandemic. NC State’s PowerAmerica Institute will work closely with Navajo Technical University, Sandia National Lab […]

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REPVA: Advanced Photovoltaic Design and Installation

Spring Session: May 2 – 6, 2022 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Prerequisites: Working knowledge of solar PV; currently working in the solar industry; and/or have taken a fundamentals course such as REPV Course Description: The bulk of this week-long workshop covers topics relating to the National Electrical Code® (NEC) requirements for PV systems and prepares the participant […]

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Training Success Spotlight: Students & Professionals Earn Their Renewable Energy Technologies Diploma to Strengthen Their Skills

The NC Clean Energy Technology Center offers both online and in-person educational workshops covering the technical and financial side of clean energy through its NABCEP registered Training Program. The program is a logical extension of NCCETC’s expertise in the clean energy industry and is designed to help individuals get the training and credentials they need […]

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Year in Review: 2021 NCCETC Project & Program Highlights

The North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) had a busy year in 2021 keeping up with the rapidly growing clean energy industry. Center staff worked diligently to support and partner with other companies and organizations to promote the development and adoption of clean energy technologies.  Catch up with a synopsis of program and project […]

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NCCETC Training Instructor Teaches Essential Tools for a Growing Clean Energy Workforce

The Training program at the NC Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) strives to provide comprehensive and up-to-date education for individuals to get the training and credentials they need to kick start their career in clean energy. Both companies and individuals can benefit from the training program’s high-quality classroom and hands-on learning covering the technical and […]

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Cyberguardians Training: Data Communication Solutions for PV Module Rapid Shutdown Requirements

Course Cost: $295 (scholarships available for qualifying military veterans) Prerequisite: N/A. While there are no prerequisites for this course, those with knowledge of PLC and wireless communication solutions for embedded computing devices will benefit the most. Course Format [9 Course Hours / 3 Weeks]: This is an online course with pre-recorded weekly lectures. Other learning activities include reading […]

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Cyberguardians Training: Implementation of SunSpec Modbus

September 20 @ 8:00 am – November 19 @ 5:00 pm Course Cost: $895 (scholarships available for qualifying military veterans) Prerequisites: BS in Computer Science, Software Development, Engineering or equivalent background knowledge and experience is suggested. Course Format [27 Course Hours / 3 Weeks]: This is an online course with pre-recorded weekly lectures. Other learning activities include reading assignments, quizzes, […]

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Cyberguardians Training: Introduction to Distributed Energy Resources in the Electrical Grid

Course Cost: $895 (scholarships available for qualifying military veterans) Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites to take this course. Course Format [27 Course Hours / 9 Weeks]: This is an online course with pre-recorded weekly lectures. Other learning activities include reading assignments, quizzes, videos of narrated PowerPoint presentations, discussion forums, and an individual project. Course Description: The nation’s electrical energy […]

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Cyberguardians Training: Introduction to Cybersecurity in the Smart Energy Environment

Course Cost: $895 (scholarships available for qualifying military veterans) Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites to take this course. Course Format [27 Course Hours / 9 Weeks]: This is an online course with pre-recorded weekly lectures. Other learning activities include reading assignments, quizzes, videos of narrated PowerPoint presentations, discussion forums, and an individual project. Course Description: With increasing numbers of […]

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