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Wind Turbine Technician

Let wind work for you

Be at the forefront of a global phenomenon with the Wind Turbine Technician program. Our certificate program will teach you the secrets to capturing wind and turning it into power. You’ll learn how to diagnose and maintain both mechanical and electrical wind turbine equipment while gaining practical experience through our very own training tower located right on campus. You’ll also be trained to meet national and international training standards recognized by major wind manufacturers worldwide.

Wind Turbine Technician is right for you if you:

  • are comfortable working at heights
  • have good hearing, eyesight and manual dexterity
  • possess mechanical aptitude and interest
  • can keep up to date with changing technology.

Harness opportunity

You’ll receive the perfect mixture of theory and practical training to get you started in this innovative industry. You can decide whether you want to continue a career in the wind turbine industry, or you can continue working towards the journeyman electrician certification. 

Wind Turbine Technician: At-a-Glance
1 Year
September, January
Wind Turbine Technician Certificate

This is a Mobile Learning Program that requires students to supply their own device with required minimum specifications. Go to www.lethbridgecollege.ca/mobilelearning for additional information.

Wind Turbine Technician - Cost Estimate
2017-18 Academic YearTuitionFeesBooks & Supplies
Year 1$6,426$1,714$863
Year 2Not ApplicableNot ApplicableNot Applicable
• Students in this program are required to purchase their own mobile learning device. Check your letter of admission or contact your program office for details -­- there are minimum requirements.
• Students will be charged a medical/dental benefit fee unless they opt out by demonstrating alternative coverage prior to the end of the first week of class.
• International students are charged three times the tuition fee of their particular program and the same (other) fees as domestic students.
• Costs for supplies may vary considerably depending on what students already have or where they purchased their supplies; cost provided is on the moderately high end.
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Contact Us

Program Office:
• 403.320.3411
tradeslc@lethbridgecollege.ca
Office of Chair:
• 403.320.3366
Office of the Dean:
• 403.320.3318

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