Clean Tech Institute

Training Programs

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Cleantech Institute- Garden Grove- faculty and CEVT students (click to enlarge)

Certified Electric Vehicle Technicians Class Graduation 02-2012

Certified Electric Vehicle Technician (CEVT) class graduation on February 10, 2012

CEVT Graduation-12-2012CEVT Class Graduation

CEVT Class Graduation-12-2012Forty four CEV technicians graduated on December 28, 2012

CEVT Class Group 1

CEVT Class

CEVT Class Group 2

CEVT Class

Certified Electric Vehicle Technicians & Balqon Electric Truck

Certified Electric Vehicle Techncian, visiting Balqon Electric Truck Corporation

CNCP GraduationLloyd Tran and graduates of the Certified Nanotech & Clean Tech Professional class

Clean Tech Institute - SEMCNCP students visited the Scanning Electron Microscope Lab at NASA Ames Research Center

Clean Tech Institute- PV InstallationCPVS Students of the Certified Photovoltaic Systems Speciialist (CPVS) instlalled a solar system

Cleaan Tech Institute Trip to Solar FarmCPVS Group visited a solar farm in Richmond, CA

Clean Tech Institute - PV-EV ShowcaseClean Tech Institute showcase photovoltaic and electric car at NUMMI 2010

CEVT students- TeslaTesla electric car showed case at Clean Tech Institute

CEVT and TeslaLloyd Tran and Tesla Electric Car at Clean Tech Institute

CEVT Students & Tesla electric carClean Tech Institute EV students visited Tesla Motor Corporation

The Clean Tech Institute is offering advanced certificate training programs for careers in Clean Tech and Renewable Energy.

Clean Tech Institute is an approved and eligible training provider by the State of California and the California Energy Commission.

The Clean Tech Workforce Training Program has been developed to assist:

  • Business executives and professionals: to re-engineer their company‚Äôs product development, manufacturing process and expand market share.
  • Scientists or engineers: to become an expert and a trainer in advanced solar thin film, nanotech batteries.
  • Apprentices: qualified candidates are encouraged to apply for the Apprentice Program with paid on-the-job training.
  • Displaced workers with a background in technology: to get new skills for a career in a high growth industry.

These high tech professional development training workshops are taught by our faculty consisting of instructors who are subject experts from the academic and industry partners.


Certificate Programs

  Program Name  
EV charger

Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Training Program is an accelerating workshop to train a new generation of highly skilled specialist to install high-voltage Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) (3-day workshop)



Certified Electric Vehicles Technician (CEVT): 16 week- certificate program at Clean Tech Institute Training Centers in California


PV panels Certified Photovoltaic Systems Specialist (CPVS): 16 weeks


Carbon Nanotubes Certified Nanotech & Clean Tech Professional (CNCP): 8 weeks

Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Training Program (3-day workshop)

EVExpress fast charging station

The Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Training Program (EVITP) is an accelerating program to train a new generation of highly skilled specialist to install high-voltage Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) across Residential, Commercial and Public markets.


Participants must have at least 7 year working experience as a journeyman electrician or having a AA degree with 5 year working experience in a related industry.

Training Schedule:


WEEKLY SCHEDULE: 3-day workshop including lectures, hands-on practice

Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Tuition: $1,495 including lecture notes and handbook

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Certified Electric Vehicle Technician training program (16-week program)

CEVT Students-Motor

The Certified Electric Vehicle Technician program is a 16-week comprehensive course is designed to train a new generation of electric vehicle spe-cialists to work in electric vehicle production, repair and maintenance.

Training Schedule:

Course Schedule:

LOCATION: (to be announced)

WEEKLY SCHEDULE: 12 hours/ week for 16 weeks

Wednesday and Thursday: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (on-line distance learning)

and Saturday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (in classroom and workshop)

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Certified Photovoltaic Systems Specialist- (16-week program)

CTI-Solar Installation

The Certified Photovoltaic Systems Specialist (CPVS) program is a comprehensive training experience 4 months to equip you to become a specialist in a high growth solar industry

Download a sample brochure of Certified Photovoltaic Systems Specialist.

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Train the Trainer

Train the TrainerThe Clean Tech Train theTrainer Program is a unique program offered to engineers, technical managers and professionals who wish to embark on a rewarding career of training others in the clean tech industry.

The training program is 12 weeks, in 2 parts:

Part 1: 8-weeks of intensive training in photovoltaic, thin film nanocomposte technology, wind energy, electric vehicle, advanced battery technology with hands-on workshops teaching techniques and how to become a trainer in the emerging clean tech industries.

Part 2: 4-week practice period enabling participants to give seminars and teach at the institute and other training organizations in the clean tech industries.

Next Training Date: Contact us for update of the next training dates

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Certified Nanotech and Cleantech Professional (CNCP)- (8-week program)

carbon Nanotubes

8-Week advanced training programs for engineers, scientists, technical and business managers to prepared for senior level of responsibilities in technology and business development in the emerging field of nanotechnology and applications in clean energy. Group project management and hands-on training in nanocomposite thin film and advanced battery for electric vehicle technology will be highlighted . Saturdays from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Wednesday 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM (online collaboration)

Download a sample brochure with program schedule of the Certfied Nanotech & Clean Tech Professional


* Competitive advantages for your career 

* Relevant and most up-to-date industry knowledge

* Hands-on skills in project management 

*  Learn from industry experts

*  Networking opportunities with decision makers

Prerequisite: a 4 year degree (Bachelor of Art, Sciences or Engineering) or equivalent with at least 5 years of working experience.

Weekly schedule: Saturday 9:00 AM- 5:30 PM (in classroom), Wednesday: 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM (online group project collaboration)




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Apply now to participate in a certificate training program at the Clean tech Institute.