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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

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, videos of narrated PowerPoint presentations, discussion forums, and an […]

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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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Cyberguardians Training: Secure Communication Networking for Distributed Energy Resources

Course Cost: $895 (scholarships available for qualifying military veterans) Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites. And students should have a firm grasp of the basic principles of electricity and data communications. An understanding of grid-tied solar PV and energy storage systems will be helpful. Course Format [27 Course Hours / 9 Weeks]: This is an online course with pre-recorded […]

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Cyberguardians Training: System Cybersecurity for IEEE 2030.5 DER Networks

Course Cost: $295 (scholarships available for qualifying military veterans) Prerequisites: While there are no prerequisites to this course, students with knowledge of Distributed Energy Resources and/or data communication systems based on TCP/IP protocols will benefit 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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NCCETC’s Training Program Announces New Self-Paced Training Courses and In-Person Fall Course Calendar

The training program at the NC Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) offers online and in-person educational workshops that cover both the technical and financial side of the clean energy industry. For a busy professional, recent graduate or military veteran, our self-paced, online courses are a great resource to gain the training and credentials needed to […]

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Training Success Spotlight: Register and Gain the Professional Development Advantage

The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (Center) offers online and in-person educational workshops on the technical and financial side of clean energy. It is a logical extension of the Center’s expertise in the clean energy industry. The courses range from short, certificate classes such as the Certificate in Renewable Energy Management to the longer in-depth […]

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Working as a Research Assistant at the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center: Meet Sara Thornton

The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (“Center”) works with N.C. State University students as research assistants throughout the year to assist with project work.  Sara Thornton, one of the current interns, has been with the Center since December 2019. She is an N.C. State University senior majoring in Electrical Engineering, with a concentration in Renewable […]

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Military Veterans, Distributed Energy Resources and Cybersecurity

North Carolina has the third largest military population in the United States and almost 10 percent of North Carolina’s population are military veterans. Providing training for transitioning military veterans is important for those who have selflessly given themselves in service to our country. Military veterans have skills in a number of areas that can transition […]

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