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Green Industry Courses Online

Through a partnership with Gatlin, the following courses are offered online. Fees vary. Click here to enroll

Biofuel Production Operations

The Biofuel Productions Operations Online Training Program will give you the education you need to work as a biofuel production operator, inspecting and repairing equipment, operating computer systems, and handling lab equipment.

Buidling Analyst Quick Start Program BPI BA Certification

Focused on the principles of green buildings, this course includes topics ranging from insulation to indoor air quality and enables successful participants to perform comprehensive building assessments.

Certified Green Supply Chain Professional

Help your company achieve its environmental goals with the Certified Green Supply Chain Professional Online Training Program. Gain the skills you need to make a green impact on global sourcing, material management, procurement and buying, transportation and logistics, and new product development.

Certified Indoor Air Quality Manager

Are you a facility manager, building engineer, or health and safety officer who wants to improve the indoor air quality of your buidling? If so, the Certified Indoor Air Quality Manager Program is for you.

Certified Indoor Environmentalist

Would you like to become an indoor air quality or green building consultant? Woudl you like to better understand how to create a healthy home or building by preventing, diagnosing, and resolving indoor environmental problems? The Certified Indoor Environmentalist Program will help you take the next step in your career.

Natural Gas Plant Operations

For decades to come, natural gas will be produced and consumed in the United States, creating an ongoing demand for natural gas plant operators. This online program provides the fundamental technical background you need to get started in this field.

Performing Comprehensive Building Assessments

This program will give you a thorough understanding of the building assessment process, focusing on the skills you need to professionally conduct visual building inspections, perform diagnostic testing, determine improvement opportunities, and prepare a work scope that will guide the homeowner's decision-making process for making the improvements.

Principles of Green Buildings

The Principles of Green Buildings (PGB) program explains the science that individuals in the building, remodeling, or trade industries need to know in order to make buildings perform more efficiently.

Senior Certified Substainability Professional

Are you prepared for an exciting career as a leader in the green collar economy? The Senior Certified Sustainability Professional Online Training Program will prepare you to set the course and coordinate an enterprise's sustainability strategy.

Wind Energy Apprentice

With the explosive growth rate of wind energy jobs, wind technicians may earn up to $55,000 per year to start, depending on geographic location. This entry-level Wind Energy Apprentice program prepares you for a career in the wind energy industry.


Ed2Go Classes

Through a partnership with ED2GO, the following courses are offered online. Fees Vary. Click here to enroll.

Going Green at the Workplace

Learn how to position your business as a responsible environmental leader in a world of green consumers and carbon-conscious regulators. Explore ways to save energy, save money, and save the environment by making your building's lighting, HVAC, and information systems more efficient. In addition, discover simple and cost-effective ways to reduce your carbon footprint by conserving water, using alternative transportation fuels and vehicles, and generating your own renewable energy on-site.


Online Courses with our Partner, the SC Environmental Training Center

Through a partnership with the South Carolina Environmental Training Center in Sumter, SC, York Tech is able to offer the following courses and certifications online.

Short Schools

ERG 1206 Biological Wastewater 40 hours $450
ERG 1205 Physical Chemical Wastewater 40 hours $450
ERG 1207 Water Treatment 40 hours $450
ERG 1208 Water Distribution 20 hours $375

Designed to mirror the face-to-face short schools, these courses provide participants with the tools necessary to enhance operating skills and prepare for the state certification exam. Glossary, crossword puzzles, slide presentations, and quizzes will enhance the learning experience. Studenst will have direct communication with a personal instructor to help answer questions. Short Schools are Intensive training session designed as a comprehensive overview for operators of water and wastewater treatment facilities who are preparing for the state certification exam. State "Standards of Performance" for operators are used as the topical outline for each Short School, and the Sacramento Manuals are used as reference texts. Tuition includes books.


12-Hour Review Courses

ERG 1216 Biological Wastewater 12 hours $250
ERG 1215 Physical Chemical Wastewater 12 hours $250
ERG 1217 Water Treatment 12 hours $250
ERG 1218 Water Distribution 12 hours $250

Work at your own place while sharpening operating skills. These courses include glossaries, visual aids, and practice quizzes. Students will have direct communication with a personal instructor to help answer questions. Review courses are intended for water and wastewater operators desiring to earn 12 hours of continuing education credit to maintain their water and/or wastewater operator certification and who are not preparing for the state certification exam.


6-Hour Review Courses

ERG 1227 6-Hour Water Review 6 hours $175
ERG 1210 6-Hour Wastewater Review 6 hours $175

This course is designed to supplement the continuing education requirememnts for water/wastewater operators and increase the basic skilss that will assist operators in their daily activities at treatment facilities. The courses include dealing with support systems, unit process control and other core competency material. Students will have direct communication with a personal instructor to help answer questions.


Basic Math for Operators

ERG 1296 6-Hour Review 6 hours $175
ERG 1297 12-Hour Review 6 hours $299

These introductory math courses are beneficial for water and wastewater operators who are preparing for a basic level state certification exam or for operators who desire a refresher course in mathematics. The courses involve practicing basic math calculations that apply to treatment facilities. Course topics include addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimal equivalents, conversions, formulas, units of measure, word problems, and calculating dosages.


Advanced Math for Operators

ERG 1298 6-Hour Review 6 hours $175
ERG 1299 12-Hour Review 6 hours $299

These advanced math courses are beneficial for water and wastewater operators who are preparing for a basic level state certification exam or for operators who desire a refresher course in mathematics. The courses involve practicing advanced math calculations that apply to treatment facilities. Course topics include a general math review and problems related to coagulation, chemical feeders, clarification, chlorination, fluoride, filtration, hydraulics, motors, pumps, and flow rates.









 
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