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Certified Renewable Energy Professional Online Training Program


*Please note, for all certification preparation training programs, an additional fee is due when submitting your certification application to take the exam (excludes CMVP).

About this Program

This online training program is a highly condensed version of AEE's Live Certified Renewable Energy Professional Training Program. It has been designed to provide attendees an overview of alternative energy sources, applications, technologies, and strategies that `a means of meeting sustainability goals.

Successful use of alternative energy involves a comprehensive understanding of policy and issues as well as a balanced understanding of technical and financial realities. Most course participants get an eye-opening look at new occasions for using renewable energy, and they leave with action items and tools they can immediately apply in their facilities to improve profitability.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn the fundamentals of low-carbon energy sources, including wind power systems, solar thermal heating and photovoltaic generation, geothermal heating, and electrical production, biofuels, waste-to-energy systems, energy storage, fuel cells, hydroelectric power, and more.
  • Understand the environmental impacts of alternative energy.
  • Learn policy issues, economic issues, and financial methodologies and incentives relevant to alternative energy.
  • Understand how to use renewable energy solutions in building applications
  • Learn strategies for making a business case for using renewables
  • Review assessments of actual renewable energy projects and applications to understand the pitfalls to avoid.

Educational Credits

You earn 1 CEU | 10 PDH | 2 AEE Credits for completing this program

Certification Program

This training program prepares attendees to take the Renewable Energy Professional® (REP™) exam. Please review the requirements for certification here. A separate certification and application fee applies. Attendees can choose to schedule and take the exam online through remote proctoring.


    This course provides the best value for energy industry professionals whose roles include:

    • Supervising and managing sustainability programs
    • Supervising and managing other energy industry professionals
    • Municipal and institutional renewable energy program development
    • Managing building or campus infrastructure(s)
    • Incorporating renewable energy resources in new construction
    • Integrating sustainability and renewable energy programs
    • Comparative assessment of energy production alternatives
    • Carbon and greenhouse gas emission assessments
    • Sustainability program financing, including alternative funding
    • Technical aspects of alternative energy products, programs, and services

    AEE's REP certification is an internationally recognized credential in the Renewable Energy field. To prepare for this training course and REP Certification Exam, AEE recommends referencing the REP Body of Knowledge.

    Online Training Experience

    Attending this program is an ideal opportunity to participate in a focused, fast-paced instructional program, designed to expand your knowledge of alternative, clean, and sustainable energy technologies and financial practices. The program is presented in short 2.5-hour sessions over the course of four days to allow professionals to attend while still maintaining their current work schedule.

    Attendees can participate in this online program from anywhere you have access to a high-speed internet connection or access via smartphone/tablet. 

    Training Program Hours

    • Monday - Thursday: 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm US Eastern

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    Important Notes

    Please Note:

    • Review the Transfer & Cancellation Policy. By Registering for this Training Program you agree to these terms.
    • Early registration is recommended as seats for AEE Training Programs are limited. Registration will close when an event reaches capacity.
    • Questions? Visit the FAQ Page for additional information about AEE Training Programs.
    • This program is designed for US attendees only. Contact your local training provider for programs available in your region.