Happy New Year!
Hello and welcome. Stay connected with the
latest engineering continuing education opportunities offered by NC
State's Office of Professional Development (OPD). Here are some of our
upcoming courses. Unless otherwise noted, courses are held at the McKimmon Conference & Training Center on NC State's campus. You can find all of our conferences, courses, and seminars on our website.
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Energy Management (EM) 1
In EM 1,
you will learn about national energy resources past and future, energy
legislation codes and standards, electric utility rates, what makes an
effective energy management program, the current status of renewable
energy technologies and economic viability, procurement of fuels,
strategic energy planning, energy calculations, analyzing energy
information using metrics, energy surveying and instrumentation,
economic analysis techniques, understanding corporate culture in order
to market an energy management program or strategy to top management,
survey planning, establishing an effective energy management program,
and techniques for working with people. (learn more and register)
Can be applied towards your NC State University Energy Management Diploma
Maintenance and Reliability Management III: Risk and Reliability Management
process and manufacturing industries are complex and asset-intensive,
requiring them to be maintained in a manner that maximizes uptime while
minimizing operational costs. Plants and facilities must be maintained
so that process safety and asset integrity are not compromised. In MRM III,
you will learn about preventive maintenance (PM), reliability-centered
maintenance/PM optimization, and maintenance prevention/reliability
engineering. (learn more and register).
Can be applied towards your Advanced Diploma in Maintenance and Reliability Management
Construction Management Diploma Program
Register for individual classes or earn your Construction Management Diploma by completing all six classes within a one-year period. Classes are offered two times per year:
series of classes is designed for people engaged in the construction
industry with no formal education or training in construction
engineering, who would like to enhance their construction management
skills and validate their work experience. (learn more and register)
Project Management Courses
39th Annual State Construction Conference
Save money when you register by March 2!
Registration is now open for
the most important educational and networking event for construction
professionals in North Carolina. Attend and you will learn about updates
and news on hurricane disaster recovery efforts, design build P3,
executive order 80 impacts, inspection discoveries, the construction
economic outlook, and OSHA in construction. (learn more and register)
2020 State Energy Conference
Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are available
The State Energy Conference provides actionable insight into the
business of energy, connecting technical innovation, diverse resources
and industry opportunity to help drive North Carolina’s regional energy
economy forward with national impact.
The 2020 conference will cover:
|• Commercial and industrial buildings
||• Renewable energy
|• Governmental and institutional buildings
||• Residential homes
|• Grid edge
||• Utilities and infrastructure
(learn more and register)
Natural Gas Plant Operator - Online
The role of the natural gas plant operator is to operate and monitor
the systems and equipment that take gas from its natural state, and
convert it into a usable product for consumers and businesses. This online
natural gas plant operator program is extremely user-friendly and is
designed for individuals with no prior experience in the industry. No
prior training in science or math is required; the program includes all
of the necessary basic science and technology elements. (learn more and register)
Courses Offered by Institute for Transportation Research and Education (ITRE)
Professional Development Opportunities Offered Through ITRE
For class information, contact Daniel Findley at 919.515.8564 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ITRE at NC State University, Raleigh, NC
For class information, contact Chris Cunningham at 919.515.8562 or email@example.com.
GIS Software Classes Offered Through ITRE
All GIS classes take place at ITRE at NC State University, Raleigh, NC
For class information, contact Tripp Corbin with eGis Associates at 678.672.8970 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
LTAP Classes Offered Through ITRE
The following classes to be held at ITRE at NC State University, Raleigh (unless otherwise noted)
For class information, contact Kate Davison at email@example.com.
Discover additional learning opportunities with courses and certificates programs offered through OPD's Technology Training. Learn how you can bring any of OPD's courses on-site to your organization through Customized Contractual Education.
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