School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Fond du Lac, shared with Lakeshore Technical College
This program is eligible for financial aid
Experience high-level wind turbine training to prepare for a career in the renewable energy sector through the two-year Wind Energy Technology program at Moraine Park.
As the wind energy industry continues to grow, employers are seeking skilled technicians for operation and maintenance activities in local wind farm settings. Moraine Park’s Wind Energy Technology program trains students in the latest trends and practices needed to become a successful wind turbine technician.
The Wind Energy Technology program is offered through Lakeshore Technical College (LTC), and students can also complete general studies courses and a number of core program courses at the Moraine Park campus. Wind Energy Technology program courses are held at LTC. For more information, please visit the Lakeshore Technical College Wind Energy Technology page.
Through interactive classes led by highly skilled wind professionals, students learn how to install, test, service, and repair wind turbine components and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems Students also learn how to apply safety practices required on the job and teach safe wind turbine climbing skills.
The admission process for a shared program should be completed at the host college granting the degree. Please submit the following to Lakeshore Technical College:
College admission application
$30 one-time fee
High school and other official college transcripts
College assessment test (ACCUPLACER, ACT or other). Note the ACCUPLACER assessment can be taken at MPTC.
Meet with a representative at the host college to review course sequencing.
Check with the host college if any additional steps are required.
Visit the Admissions Page for details
*Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.