UMass Amherst Clean Energy Extension

UMass Amherst Clean Energy Extension

209 Agricultural Engineering Building, 250 Natural Resources Way, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, United States

UMass Amherst Clean Energy Extension

209 Agricultural Engineering Building, 250 Natural Resources Way, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, United States

About

The UMass Clean Energy Extension provides a resource to reduce market barriers and accelerate the adoption of clean energy for Massachusetts cities and towns, businesses, institutions, farms, low income and multi-unit housing, and others.

The UMass Clean Energy Extension is excited to announce the launch of the University of Massachusetts Amherst online Offshore Wind Professional Certificate.

Building on our 50-year reputation for wind engineering, and designed for professionals and graduate students seeking to break into this exciting and growing industry, the certificate offers:
• Deep immersion in the areas of:
o Wind resource, technology and performance
o Environmental monitoring, permitting and stakeholder engagement
o Grid Integration, supply chain, and legal and regulatory frameworks
• Flexible, online courses
• Direct interaction and networking opportunities with current industry professionals

The certificate consists of three 3-credit online courses. Timing of course delivery is flexible to accommodate the full-time schedules of working professionals. The certificate can be completed in less than one year.

To learn more or to apply, please visit our program web page:
https://umass.science/offshorewind.

Courses begin on August 24, 2020.

The program is offered by the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Department of Environmental Conservation, in association with the Clean Energy Extension, the Wind Energy Center, and the University Without Walls. It is made possible with support from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center as part of their Offshore Wind Workforce Training and Development Program.



Additional Information

Less than 25 Employees

Is your company women-, minority- or veteran-owned? No

Does your company subcontract with trade unions? No

Do you have a partnership with another company relevant to offshore wind that you’d like to promote? Yes, The University of Massachusetts Wind Energy Center

Additional information

Primary Contact

River Strong
Associate Director
gcstrong@umass.edu
Office Phone Number: +1 (413) 545-8513

Secondary Contact

Dwayne Breger
Director
dbreger@umass.edu
Office Phone Number: +1 (413) 8512

Location

209 Agricultural Engineering Building, 250 Natural Resources Way, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, United States