Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 41.33
Liaison Andrew Bernard
Submission Date May 19, 2014
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STARS v2.0

Central New Mexico Community College
EN-11: Continuing Education

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 5.00 / 5.00 Diane Burke
Dean of Work Force Training
Work Force Training
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Does the institution offer continuing education courses that address sustainability?:
Yes

Number of continuing education courses offered that address sustainability:

Total number of continuing education courses offered:

A copy of the list and brief descriptions of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:
A list and brief descriptions of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:
See attached file

Does the institution have at least one sustainability-themed certificate program through its continuing education or extension department?:
Yes

A brief description of the certificate program:
Solar Heating Academy - Want professional hands on training in solar heating/thermal systems installation? Get exposed to the in-depth theory, code, and hands-on training making it possible for professionals to add solar heating systems to their offerings and receive certification for career advancement within the solar power industry. Blend theory with applied practice to provide the full range of knowledge and skills required to efficiently and safely install solar heating systems and deliver the right advice customers on system selection and financial rebates and benefits. Complete attendance in this course qualifies the student to sit for the NABCEP Entry Level Solar Heating Exam. We also have 8 other certificate programs that are sustainability-themed. Photovoltaic Academy, Advanced Photovoltaic Academy, Wastewater Systems Operator, Water Utility Operator, LEED series (LEED, LEED EB and LEED for Contracters), BPI Building Analyst, Weatherization Technician and Sustainable Business Academy

Year the certificate program was created:

The website URL where information about sustainability in continuing education courses is available :
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
Our methodolgy for providing information in this sections was to extract all courses from our online registration system. We created a report that ran all of our courses for the dates of 3/1/2012 - 12/31/2014. All duplicates were removed. We then reviewed all courses for sustainability themed courses. The Director of Program, Sionna Grassbaugh and Program Coordinator Lisa Aldon were the main staff involved.

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