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Wind Turbine Technician Program graduates ready to work in Alberta

Wind Turbine Technician Program graduates ready to work in Alberta April 21, 2017 Share Tweet Share Lethbridge College and CanWEA collaborate to connect students and industry In honour of Earth Day, April 22, I wanted to shine the spotlight on a career training program in Alberta that is graduating skilled technicians able to take on the tasks of operating and maintaining the green infrastructure that will help transition Alberta to cleaner energy. It’s the Wind Turbine Technician program at Lethbridge College – a program unique in the province and the first of its kind in Canada. Established as a non-credit program in 2005 and upgraded to a one-year certificate program six years ago, the program leads the way in turning out qualified, knowledgeable and safety-minded graduates ready to take on the challenges and rewards of Canada’s expanding wind energy industry. When we s...

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