Those interested in becoming certified small wind installers in New York state may want to look into taking one of several upcoming workshops led by Master Trainer Roy Butler (of Four Winds Renewable Energy). Mr. Butler serves as the lead technical expert on certification for SUNYGREENSNY and works with the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners towards the long-term goal of increasing the number of master trainers available in the state. He will be leading these workshops on installation of small wind turbines at several different locations around the state this fall. The first day of each workshop is typically an overview for those wanting basic information on wind turbines. The full five-day courses are geared towards those wanting to fulfill the classroom requirement for the NYSERDA Eligible Installer process.
September 28 – October 2
Small Wind Turbine Installation Workshop, hosted by Sullivan County Community College in Loch Sheldrake, NY. For course and registration info please contact Sullivan County Community College 845-434-5750 ext. 4398
Small Wind Turbine Installation Workshop, hosted by SUNY College of Technology in Alfred, NY Hands on work will include the installation of a Proven 2.5 wind turbine. For course and registration info please visit: Alfred State College wind course info 607-587-4015 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Instructors: Roy Butler and Glenn Brubaker
Small Wind Turbine Installation Workshop, hosted by Rockland County Community College in Suffern, NY. For course and registration info please contact Rockland County Community College at 845-574-4151.
Source: Four Winds Energy