No Cost Green Energy Training

Mid America Science ParkNo Cost Green Energy training is available right here in our region, at the Mid-America Science Park (MASP) located in Scottsburg, Indiana — just 30 miles north on I-65 from Louisville. This state-of-the-art training and research center opened in fall 2011. In addition to offering a variety of courses in a wide range of green energy methods and innovations, this facility also serves as a business development and conference center for businesses in both Indiana and North Central Kentucky.

Companies and self-employed individuals in the construction industry—builders, general contractors, engineering firms, architects, HVAC contractors, plumbers, electricians—are encouraged to check out the course offerings. This high quality Green Energy training could be the key ingredient that gives you a competitive edge that separates you from your competition.

This training is being made available at no cost to the participants through funding provided by a Federal Grant (SESP) and administered by the Region 10 Workforce Investment Board. The center has partnered with Ivy Tech Corporate College as the training provider to offer courses that will allow the participants to upgrade their Green Energy job skills and acquire valuable credentials related to the course subjects. These subjects include Solar Photovoltaics, Geothermal System Installer, and more.

The courses will be conducted from February – April 2012. All of these courses are available at no cost to employees and business owners alike, but they fill quickly, so register now. Registration is available online, by phone at 812-752-9521 ext. 1224, or by email at jwestmoreland@maspark.org.