New! Energy & Environmental Engineering 

Energy and Environmental Engineering photoEnvironmental Management Systems in Emerging Technologies

Prepare yourself for a job in the growing field of environmental and energy management, renewable energy technologies, sustainability, carbon footprint management, and governmental compliance. This new program will prepare you for working in today's business environment where financial performance and the environment are both important to all stakeholders.

"Green jobs involve some task associated with improving the environment, including reducing carbon emissions and creating and/or using energy more efficiently. Workers in green jobs typically earn better wages than workers in comparable non-green occupations, with a premium ranging from about 10-20 percent."  Source: The White House Task Force on the Middle Class, Green Jobs: A Pathway to a Strong Middle Class. View Document

According to the Alliance to Save Energy, the energy efficiency measures will create 100,000 or more new energy jobs in the next two years.

According to the US EPA, The
Waxman-Markey Draft would drive the clean energy transformation of the U.S. economy by making it more economically attractive to invest in renewable energy, energy efficiency, and climate-friendly technologies.

Enroll in a class or two of interest!

Environmental Management Systems in Emerging Technologies Certificate

For individuals interested in environmental and energy management in organizations. The certificate series covers energy conservation concepts, carbon footprint analysis and reduction, and environmental management systems such as the ISO 14000 series. Students will create a sustainability plan that incorporates applicable Federal, State, and local regulations to ensure organizational compliance.

10449122  Introduction to ISO 14000
10449123  Safety Risk  & Prevention
10481101  Sustainability Assessment & Design
10481103  Carbon Footprint Reduction Management
10449124  Hazardous Materials/Waste Regulations
10481103  Process Development Application
More Info

Associate Degree Option

Can be applied to an associate degree in Applied Engineering Technologies.
New associate degree in Energy Management coming soon.

Fox Valley Technical College is a member of the Midwest Renewable Energy Association. Learn more

  • Convenient office hours for individualized attention
  • Start any time - open entry/open exit
  • Online, blended, and self-study formats available
  • Flexible and transferable to four-year colleges

Seminars, Direct Delivery Options, and Customized Training Available

For more information contact: Lee Binz 920-735-5690 or

   Maintained by:

   Rachel Fermanich

   Last Modified:
   4/10/2013 2:38:57 PM

Bookmark and Share