Alternative Energy Trainee Guide NCCER

Alternative Energy Trainee Guide NCCER


: 9780132666251

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$89.33 $99.95


This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes: Introduction to Alternative Energy, Biomass and Biofuels, Nuclear Power, Solar Power, and Wind Power.

Table of Contents

(Total Level Hours: A total of 150 instructional hours are recommended for completion of this course)

74101-11 Introduction to Alternative Energy (Hours TBD)
Identifies the need for alternative energy development. Describes the contributions and potential of individual
alternative energy sources. Also covers the present U.S. electrical grid and issues affecting specific alternative energy
source tie-in and reliability.

74102-11 Biomass and Biofuels (Hours TBD)
Defines potential sources of biomass and biofuels and discusses their advantages and disadvantages for energy production.
Discusses the future of biomass as well as biomass energy applications.

74103-11 Nuclear Power (Hours TBD)
Describes nuclear power and its sources. Discusses the advantages and disadvantages of nuclear power, the future of
nuclear energy, and nuclear power generation.

74104-11 Solar Power (Hours TBD)
Describes solar photovoltaic (PV) power and how it is harnessed. Identifies the advantages and disadvantages of
solar energy. Discusses the past, present, and future of solar energy, as well as solar PV applications.

74105-11 Wind Power (Hours TBD)
Describes wind power and how it is harnessed. Identifies the advantages and disadvantages of wind energy. Discusses
the past, present, and future of wind energy, as well as wind energy applications

Step by Step

  • Starting your journey
  •  These study materials are designed to enable self-study for written assessments. Training courses using these materials are also available for Journeyman and in-person performance assessments at designated testing facilities.

  • Becoming familiar with course material.
  •  Start small or start big, at Brown Technical we have the study material you need, from individual courses, full kits as well as related reference material to help you along.  Click here to learn more about the certification process.

  • Setting aside time
  •  Each course will have an anticipated time the course will take, make sure to set aside time for study and review of all material.

  • Testing and Courses
  •  With every purchase you will receive a list of available testing centers to sign up for the written assessment when you are ready. Also available here.


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