Green Courses and Certifications
Piedmont Community College offers courses and certifications in Green technologies through JER Online and Ed2go.
The Green Education and Sustainability courses and certificates available from JER Online provide a wide variety of training options. See the below selections or view the catalog.
Achieving Solar - An Introductory Course
Learn the fundamentals of today's solar energy applications for homes and small businesses. Site considerations will be covered, as well as payback and economic considerations for solar energy systems. Student has access for 60 days but may complete the course sooner.
Green Driving Techniques
Learn how to drive smarter and more efficiently to reduce your fuel consumption and lower your environmental impact.
The EcoBroker Certificate Program
Learn the fundamentals of today`s solar energy applications for homes and small businesses. Site considerations will be covered, as well as payback and economic considerations for solar energy systems. Designed to educate real estate professionals to readily identify and understand various environmental issues as they relate to real estate transactions. This course can be completed sooner than the 6 week period. You will have up to 6 months from the time of paid registration to complete the entire certificate program. Student has access for 60 days but may complete the course sooner.
Green Buildings and Preparing for the LEED Green Associate Exam
Get the knowledge to excel as a green professional in the new economy. Acquire an introduction to sustainability and how it lays the foundation for a deeper understanding of the green building process. Participants who successfully complete this course are eligible and prepared to sit for the US Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate exam.
Going Green at Home
Step into a green lifestyle as you discover simple, cost-effective ways to make your home environmentally friendly.
Going Green at the Workplace
Learn cost-effective ways to position your business as a responsible environmental leader in a world of green consumers and carbon-conscious regulators.