City Tech Continuing Studies Center
25 Chapel Street, Howard Building, 4th floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201, 718.552.1170 http://www.citytech.cuny.edu/academics/continuinged/
Register Online: http://www.citytechce.org/
Register By Phone: 718 552 1170
City Tech Continuing Studies Center, CUNY, in Downtown
Brooklyn, offers Renewable Energy and Green Home courses in Solar PV, Wind Turbine and Green Roof Installation as well as our popular Anatomy of a Green Brownstone Seminars. Courses are taught by industry professionals, who share insights from current and recent jobs. Browse here for details. http://www.citytechce.org/
ANATOMY OF A GREEN BROWNSTONE 2012
Sat, 1-5 pm, 11/17
Speakers and Topics
Ken Levinson, 475 High Performance Building, discusses his Passivhaus project in Prospect Heights.
Inger Staggs Yancey, owner of Brooklyn Greenroof LLC, is working with the Mayor’s Office to extend the NYC Green Roof Tax Abatement.
Gita Nandan, Thread Collective, shows examples of townhouse retrofits that combine energy-smart construction with inventive design.
This Fall, City Tech Continuing Studies Center and the Brooklyn Navy Yard, have teamed up to provide on-site training in renewable energy.
INTRODUCTION TO GREEN ROOF INSTALLATION
Tues, 6 - 9 pm, 10/16 – 11/13
Site visits: Sat, 10 am – 3:00 pm, 10/20 & 11/3
This course is an introduction to green roof construction, installation, and maintenance.
BASIC MATH AND ELECTRIC FOR PHOTOVOLTAIC PANELS
Mon, Tues, 6 - 9 pm, 10/22 -10/30
Recommended for potential PV students with weak or no background in electricity.
INTRODUCTORY PHOTOVOLTAIC DESIGN & INSTALLATION (NABCEP ENTRY LEVEL)
Mon, Tues, Weds, 6-9pm, 11/5 to 11/20)
Labs: Sat, 1pm-4pm, 11/10, Sat, 9 am-4 pm, 11/17,
Sun, 9 am-3pm, 11/18
The NABCEP Entry Level Program is an introduction to the process of becoming a NABCEP Certified PV Installer.
NABCEP Entry Level Exam (EL)
Successful completion of the PVI 202 Introductory Photovoltaic Design and Installation course allows students to take the NABCEP Entry Level Exam.
Wed, 6 - 9 pm, 12/5
SMALL WIND TURBINE INSTALLATION
Thurs, 6-9 pm 10/25 – 11/15
Site Visits on: Sat, 10 am -4 pm, 11/3, 11/17
This lecture/lab introduction to commercial and residential small wind power offers hands-on instruction at our Brooklyn Navy Yard training site.