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Establish the foundation for an energy job. Acquire fundamental knowledge and insights of the evolving power industry in this Energy Production, Distribution and Safety Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University at Buffalo.

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Overview

This Energy Production, Distribution and Safety Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University at Buffal provides introductory knowledge about the energy industry and associated career opportunities, whether you are interested in a utility technician or utility worker role, or emerging green energy solutions. 

It is intended for those considering a career in the field, and people already working in the industry who have less than three years of experience and have not completed similar training. 

Through four courses, learners receive an overview of electric power systems, natural gas, safety practices, and the energy industry as a whole. 

Applied Learning Project

Participants engage in exploratory opportunities and preparatory steps, creating a roadmap to achieve personal goals related to an energy industry career. The result is a tangible artifact for participants to include in their professional portfolio and leverage relevant prospects.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Electric Power Systems
  • Natural Gas
  • Safety in the Utility Industry
  • Energy: The Enterprise

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 4 months
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Beginner Level

  • No prior experience required.

Tuition Fee

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  • National

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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