Energy Technology

Energy Technology

AWARD: Career Studies Certificate
LENGTH: 1 Year


This program is designed for the student who desires to obtain basic skills in print-reading, electricity, hand and power tools, instrumentation, and safety. In class knowledge is balanced with practical, hands-on training such as wiring, calculations, and code reading. Upon completion of this program, the student may seek entry-level roles in the electric and energy fields.


Individuals are eligible for admission to CVCC if they are high school graduates or the equivalent, or if they are eighteen years of age or older and able to benefit academically from study at the community college, as demonstrated by assessment in reading, writing, and mathematics.


All students expected to complete the requirements for a degree, diploma or certificate must complete an Application for Graduation.


The Program Pathway for Energy Technology CSC is a resource for students that lists the following items:

  •     the recommended order in which to take the program courses
  •     suggested course when more than one option exists
  •     which semester each course is typically offered
  •     if the course has a prerequisite
  •     courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

Energy Technology CSC