Renewable Energy

Course Description

The Renewable Energy Training Course provides learners an introduction to renewable energy. RE is part of sustainable development and individuals involved in RE can contribute to implementing sustainable energy in their respective communities. Whether you are an interested and curious learner, an RE practitioner or an entrepreneur who would like to be part of the renewable energy industry, this course is for you.

The main aim of this training course is to introduce renewable energy sources, its respective advantages and disadvantages, which include case studies, so that you can develop an appropriate sustainability plan and help you begin a career or take part in the renewables industry.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify energy sources and its characteristics.
  • Define and explain renewable energy and its key concepts.
  • Associate the value of renewable energy to sustainable development.
  • Distinguish the several types of renewable energy and look into case studies and trends.

Option 1:
If you just want to take this course without the test or certificate, just pay US$90.

If you wish to take this course + online test + receive a Certificate of Completion from CPD (Continuing Professional Development, United Kingdom) + shipping cost of the certificate, the total cost is US$120.

If you wish to retake your online course test – the total cost is $60.
If you pass your test – you will receive your Certificate with no additional cost.

This course is designed for online study/ distance education/ home-based learning. A student dashboard is provided in the student’s account log-in to monitor progress. A downloadable PDF format will also be available to the learners for offline study.

Duration: 1 day

  • Announcements: Student's Dashboard
  • Email Support: Throughout the duration of the course, should you have any question or concern, feel free to message us.
  • Feedback/Response Time: 1-3 days

At the end of the entire course, an examination in a multiple-choice format will be given that will cover the entire programme. The assessment is composed of 30 questions.

A 70% passing rate of the assessment exam is needed to get the course certification.

  • Internet Access
  • Student Dashboard Login: Personal Username and Password
  • Before beginning the programme, the learners are required to download and print the entire module to gain better understanding of each lesson and go through the writing activities attached to it.
  • This course also includes compulsory submission of answers to guide questions online for the course completion. Towards the end, the learners take an exam to test their understanding of the course.

Renewable Energy – Identify key concepts from its definition and its beginnings, the value of renewable energy and understand energy conservation and efficiency.

Energy Sources – Differentiate non-renewables with renewables as our primary energy sources and learn how conserve energy through the energy guide label.

Introduction to Sustainable Energy – Recognize the role of RE in sustainable development involves the nature’s future in relation to its energy supply. 

Solar Energy – Discover the advantages and disadvantages of solar energy, its environmental implications and case studies.

Wind Energy – Determine its benefits to the environment.

Ocean Energy – Learn about the different types of ocean energy which covers wave, tidal, ocean thermal and osmotic power.

Geothermal Energy – How can heat from under the surface of the earth produces energy?  Understand its advantages and disadvantages.

Bioenergy – Converting wood or organic matter to energy have already been an ancient practice.  Be aware of bioenergy’s technology and its application.


  • Part 1: Renewable Energy
  • Part 2: Renewable Energy
  • Part 3: Renewable Energy

Certified and Accredited by ICM (Institute of Commercial Management, United Kingdom) and CPD (Continuing Professional Development, United Kingdom).

ICM and CPD certifications mean your skills meet international requirements for company compliance programmes regarding continuing professional development.