Programs & Courses

Sustainable Energy Systems Professional


About the Program

Please note: This program is designed exclusively for Canadian domestic students. International students are not eligible to apply for this program.

With over 50% of training on the job, the Sustainable Energy Systems Professional program offers flexible learning that allows you to work, learn, and build your resume.

From solar and wind to electric and natural gas, learners will explore the variations of energy and learn how they are generated and used in commercial and institutional facilities. They will also be able to:

  • identify where waste occurs and how businesses can apply a more efficient practice to reduce costs and create long-term success that positively impacts society, the environment and economy.
  • complete an audit, manage a project and communicate efficiency solutions to an employer, team or client.

This program provides complimentary skills to for professionals involved in industries ranging from construction and architecture to engineering and facility operations and its designation will help you upskill, transition to related industries, or enter new positions focused on energy auditing and consulting.


High School Route

  • ELA 30-1 or ELA 30-2

Mature Route (21 years of age or older)

  • ELA 30-1 or ELA 30-2, or
  • 10+ years of industry experience
  • Red Seal or Journeyman Tradesperson
Coming Soon!

Graduates from the Sustainable Energy Systems Certificate may expand their opportunities in the public and private sectors that engage in design and construction. These jobs range from management of construction and facility operations, building management and renovation as well as architectural design.

Those with entrepreneurial skills may find consulting work in auditing, designing and supervising energy system projects.  

  • Energy System Auditor
  • Project Supervisor
  • Construction Supervisor
  • Building designer
  • Energy Systems Designer
  • Energy System Estimator

What is your education going to cost?

Our TUITION and FEES page provides a total cost estimate for your program including books and supplies and related expenses.

Looking for ways to help fund your education?

There are lots of options like student loans, scholarships, bursaries and emergency funding available.
Check out our FINANCIAL AID page for more information.

Many programs offered at Medicine Hat College qualify for transfer credits to other institutions. In some cases, you must transfer to another institution to complete your program and gain your credential.

The ACADEMIC CALENDAR has official information on transfer options for each program.
Please consult the calendar or meet with an academic advisor for more information.

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