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Renewable Energy - Distance Learning - Professional Courses

Wind Power Certificate

Accredited Distance Learning Course

The ECT runs courses in Energy, Marketing and Finance across the UK, in London, Birmingham
  • Video lessons based on live classroom training developed by internationally recognised University Academics and Experts
  • Live individual tutorial conducted remotely with your assigned tutor
  • Course materials accessible on computer, tablet & mobile
  • Resource Centre to access knowledge
    and research
  • Remote exam for the internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate
  • Individuals intending to learn how to install, maintain and repair wind turbines.
  • Technicians. Design engineers. Architects.

You can start this course immediately.


You have up to three months to complete the course at your own pace.
This course is worth 20 hours of Continuous Professional Development (CPD).

(With current funding)

£410 for the standalone course


£324 as part of the Green Energy Consultant Expert Certificate Pathway.

The Wind Power course price includes remote exam for Galileo Master Certificate; video lessons based on the live classroom training; course materials; Resource Centre access and is inclusive of VAT.

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The ECT runs courses in Engineering, Management and Finance across the UK, in Edinburgh, Leeds

“I gained a good understanding of wind energy generation and related topics. My work involves assessment of wind projects from a financial perspective. This course will help me in this area.”

Lin Gao – E.On.

  • Small and micro wind power plants
  • Scenery adaptation
  • The environmental impact
  • Hybrid systems
  • Incentives for wind power adoption
  • Economical aspects
  • Policies and procedures
  • Running and maintenance of plants
  • Design criteria
  • Tuning the plants
  • Technologies of machines
  • The wind market
  • Classification and types of plants
  • Concepts of aerodynamics and aeraulic machines
  • Offshore Wind Projects

Certificate of Participation provided.

Internationally recognised GMC Certificate provided to successful candidates of remote GMC exam:


Galileo Master Certificate (GMC)

The internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate (GMC) has been achieved by participants worldwide for over 40 years, from organisations such as United Nations UNDP, Siemens, Volkswagen (VWFS), EDF Energy, National Grid, IBM, and many more.

“This course is very informative, logical and pragmatic. You go straight to the important subject and learn easily, as if you are being trained for years.”

Artur Shatri – European Union External Action (EULEX Kosovo)

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    The ECT runs courses in Renewable Energy, Marketing and Finance across the UK, in London, Birmingham

    International Participants

    Participants connecting live from 150 countries. 

    Participants from all over the world can achieve the internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate (GMC) by studying online EEC courses at home, the office, and on-the-go.

    Green Energy Expert Certificate

    It is possible to achieve the Green Energy Expert Certificate by studying this course along with Renewable Energy Solutions and Solar Photovoltaics. This option is currently 25% funded. Click here for more information on this Pathway.

    Past Participants

    Past Participants of the online EEC Academy courses include representatives from major authorities and organisations, including the United Nations – UNIDO, the BBC, and Ford Motor Company.

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