Become a leader in the evolving field of renewable energy and energy conservation including solar power.
Gain practical knowledge and useable skills for a new career. Or, expand your abilities if you're already working in trades, engineering or architecture.
Our online program gives you options:
full or part-time study
Sept or Jan start dates
go on to the diploma after the certificate
Our certificate program begins with basics:
types of renewable energy-solar, wind, biofuel, geo-exchange
energy principles, environmental impacts of energy generation and use. If your goal is to design, plan and complete renewable energy projects, learn how through the diploma courses. Included are small business management and sustainable building design. You'll also take an on-site course at our research centre.
Throughout the program you'll benefit from ties to Lakeland's:
Renewable Energy Learning Centre applied energy research.
For more information, please click on the following link:https://www.lakelandcollege.ca/academics/environmental-sciences/programs/renewable-energy-conservation/overview/
Courses are delivered online by Lakeland College.
Most Lakeland College online courses will use Lakeland's learning management system, Desire2Learn.
You are not limited to a particular type of computer or smart device. But, you do have to have particular browsers and other software.
Currently supported browsers are listed below.
Your system must also:
Adobe Flash Player 10.1 or greater on a personal computer to use the record audio and record video features
Our Lakeland D2L team recommends you use
(desk or laptop)
the latest versions of Mozilla Firefox and Chrome
We recommend that you don't use any version of Internet Explorer, Safari or the new Microsoft Edge
Tablets and mobile phones
Android 4.0 or later - use Android compatible browsers
Apple iOS 6-9.x - use the Safari browser
Microsoft Surface with Windows 8, Internet Explorer 11