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Installation and Maintenance of Wind Turbine Systems REES 6010

Renewable Energy Electrical Systems Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

​This comprehensive renewable energy systems integration course is dedicated to equipping students with the expertise required for the installation, maintenance (upkeep), and troubleshooting (diagnosis) of wind turbine energy systems. Throughout the course, students will delve into the intricacies of mechanical drive train systems, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, and PLC control systems that constitute the core of wind turbines. Specialized software will be employed to simulate the operation and monitoring of large-scale utility-grade wind turbines. This course places a strong emphasis on hands-on application, ensuring that by its conclusion, students will be adept at the seamless installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of wind turbine power systems.​

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Domestic fees

$1,110.49

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below is one offering of REES 6010 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 68130

Duration

Sat Apr 06 - Sat May 11 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 68130
  • Domestic fees $1110.49
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - May 11 Sat 07:30 - 15:00 Burnaby SE01
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$1110.49

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. Registration is processed on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. Ensure your contact information (e.g. personal email address) is current. In the event of cancellation, student will be notified five business days prior to the course start date. For inquiries, email BCIT_REESIM@bcit.ca .
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply the Canadian Electrical Code to wind turbine systems installations.
  • Maintain, calibrate and troubleshoot wind turbine mechanical drive train by utilizing specific professional tools.
  • Program and troubleshoot wind turbine PLC control systems.
  • Maintain, calibrate and troubleshoot wind turbine hydraulic system by utilizing industrial standard equipment.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot wind turbine electrical systems.
  • Maintain and monitor large utility scale wind turbine farms.
  • Demonstrate adherence to all safety protocols related to wind turbine systems.

Effective as of Winter 2024

Related Programs

Installation and Maintenance of Wind Turbine Systems (REES 6010) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Renewable Energy Electrical Systems Installation & Maintenance
    Advanced Certificate Part-time

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