Here is a free introductory course for people that are keen to understand renewable energy and possible career options in solar energy. It is also available in Spanish which is great. Just click the blue text link below. The course runs for 6 weeks and starts when ever you are ready
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
1. Why Renewable Energy?
2. Conservation & Efficiency
3. Basics of Electricity
4. Solar Thermal
5. Solar Electricity
6. Wind Power
8. Other Renewable Energy Technologies
9. Appropriate Technology for the Developing World
10. Economics of Renewable Energy
For English just click this link and it will take you where you want to go.
Let me know what you thought about and maybe what you would like to learn next.
More about the course.
Upon completion of the course – with good quiz grades – you will receive a printable SEI Record of Completion.
This course is a great first step for a career-focused individual to understand the world of renewable energy possibilities. It is made up of ten lessons, each containing a lecture-capture video presentation by an SEI instructor, readings, a quiz, and discussion forums. Your work will be saved as you go and you can return to it later for up to six weeks after you register.
The development of this course was funded in part by the Putnam Foundation