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Becoming a Micro-Generator


Course Description

"Becoming a Micro-generator" will provide information to businesses, homeowners, and community members who want to offset electricity costs with clean, renewable energy generated at their site. Course will cover basics such as a grid-tie system, system siting, permitting and the economics of solar energy generation.

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
 Identify what qualifies as micro-generation in Alberta
 Describe the application process for micro-generation in Alberta
 Evaluate the value of a micro-generation project in Alberta
 Describe the incentives available in Alberta for micro-generation

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Withdrawals and Refunds

 Your registration will be fully refunded when notice of withdrawal is given two (2) working days before the course start date.  When notification is received less than two (2) full working days before the course start date no refund will be issued.  If you are unable to attend your course, you may arrange for someone to take your place by contacting Continuing Education & Corporate Training at or 780-849-8623.


Northern Lakes College reserves the right to re-schedule or cancel a course that lacks sufficient registrations to provide a satisfactory learning atmosphere. In this event your registration fee will be refunded in full or applied to the re-scheduled course.

Fee Payment

Fee Payment: Fees are due at the time of registration. Northern Lakes College accepts cash, cheque, money order, debit, VISA, MasterCard, American Express. Invoicing to a company requires a Purchase Order (PO).