Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy

Welcome to MCTC!

Join us at Minneapolis Community and Technical College (MCTC) for unique programs and classes in energy conservation and renewable energy. You will learn about renewable energy on campus in one of the area’s only labs with working solar panels and about geothermal energy in our heat pump lab. 

With our hands-on approach to education and relationships with industry professionals and area employers you can have the confidence that at MCTC you will have relevant learning experiences and a comprehensive technical education.  

Continuing Education and Customized Training

Join us for fast, flexible and focused learning! Our non-credit courses are offered on campus, online or at your site as part of employee professional development. Browse our catalog of courses in alternative energy and sustainable systems or contact our customized training representative for manufacturing and skilled trades for more information. 

Register today for the following courses:

  • Introduction to Solar Thermal Systems 
  • Introduction to Solar Photovoltaics  
  • Senior Certified Sustainability Professional (online, self paced)
  • Solar Power Professional (online, self paced)
  • Wind Energy Professional (online, self paced)

Academic Programs

You may also be interested in earning a certificate, diploma or degree through our educational programs:

Electrical Construction and Technology

Heating, Ventilation, Air Condition and Refrigeration

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