Empowering the
future of energy


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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Renewable Energy Careers

  • Wind
  • Solar
  • Biofuels
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Traditional Energy Careers

  • Electrical Linework
  • Powerline Technology
  • Energy Utility
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Energy Tech Specialist

  • Plant Management
  • Solar Installation
  • Laboratory Technology
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2021 Train the Trainers Workshop

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Participate In Workshops

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

Receive Exclusive Materials

  • Classroom presentations
  • Curriculum
  • Lab kits

Complimentary Accommodations

  • One night's hotel stay
  • Lunch and snacks
  • Industry tours
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Central Lakes College 1830 Airport Road
Staples, MN 56479 United States


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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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.

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