Sustainability Certificate

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The Sustainability Certificate provides students with a career path for attaining the communication skills, practical knowledge, and technical training necessary for pursuing a career in sustainable technologies certification. Students completing this certificate will develop an advanced understanding of the technologies involved in the sustainable energy industry. To earn this certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all major course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 17 units.

Required courses are listed in suggested sequence (17 units):
EST 100 CRenewable Sustainable Energy3
EST 110 CClimate Change & Global Resp.3
EST 120 CEnergy Eff. 1-Sust. Bldg Srvs3
EST 130 CEngy Eff. 2-Sust. Com.Bldg.Srv3
AC/R 137 C Blueprints and Dimension Analysis (formerly AC/R 037 C)2
AC/R 135 C Sustainability Design and Application (formerly Solar Energy for Heat and Cool)2
AC/R 055 CTechnician Customer Relations1
Total Units17