Empowering the
future of energy
together.

Organization

Our Purpose

We develop clear, robust pathways for students to pursue energy careers and to increase enrollments in energy training programs, thereby expanding the pipeline of skilled workers ready for employment or promotion.

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Students


Renewable Energy Careers

  • Wind
  • Solar
  • Biofuels
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Students


Traditional Energy Careers

  • Electrical Linework
  • Powerline Technology
  • Energy Utility
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Students


Energy Tech Specialist

  • Plant Management
  • Solar Installation
  • Laboratory Technology
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Educators

2021 Train the Trainers Workshop

Additional Information

Participate In Workshops

  • Training from experts
  • Hands-on experience
  • Professional networking

Receive Exclusive Materials

  • Classroom presentations
  • Curriculum
  • Lab kits

Financial Assistance

Participants should check with your School Secondary Perkins Coordinators for financial assistance.

What's Happening

More Upcoming Events

Location:

Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Granite Falls, MN 1593 11th Ave.
Granite Falls, MN 56241 United States

Time:

July 20 @ 8:00 am - July 21 @ 3:00 pm

About this event:

Minnesota West will host a two day Summer Tech and Trades Camp designed to provide students with a fun, interactive and hands on experience while exploring a variety of careers in the Tech and Trades.

Experience what careers in Healthcare, Agriculture, Transportation, Energy, Manufacturing and more are like!  This will be a two day camp that is free to attend and is open to all students entering grades 6-12.

Space is limited – Register early!

Summer Tech and Trades Camp 2021

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Location:

Gilfillan Estate 28269 MN-67
Morgan, MN 56266 United States

Time:

August 3 @ 8:00 am - August 5 @ 4:00 pm

About this event:

Every August, thousands of farmers and ranchers will flock to Redwood County to kick the tires, walk the rows and chat with dealers on the grounds of Farmfest. The 2021 show is shaping up to be the largest event held in years.

Ticket Pricing

$10 at the Gate
$8 in advance purchased online
Kids 17 and under are FREE

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Location:

Central Lakes College 1830 Airport Road
Staples, MN 56479 United States

Time:

August 5 @ 8:00 am - August 8 @ 4:30 pm

About this event:

Specifically designed for Ag and FACS teachers, this three-day Farm to Table workshop will include training to develop and support teaching skills around the topic.

Training will be designed to meet attendees at their skill level.

We will be following masking and social distancing guidelines.

Specific Topics:
Horticulture – a variety of classroom growing techniques including the CLC “Pod”
Culinary – using, preparing and sampling produce grown.
Farm to Table – Introduction to a variety of new and on-going research projects at CLC Ag & Energy Center.

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Location:

Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Detroit Lakes Campus 900 Hwy 34 E
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501 United States

Time:

August 10 @ 8:00 am - August 12 @ 5:00 pm

About this event:

Register by August 3, 2021
http://bit.ly/TrainTheTrainerDetroitLakes

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Educators

Energy Science Trailer

The trailer is available to come to your school. The trailer features lab activity kits for solar, wind, and hydro energy generation and much more. The trailer itself is equipped with a cabin size solar generation system.

request the trailer