New River Community College is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. NRCC will reopen on Monday, November 27, at 8:00 a.m. All of us at New River Community College wish you a safe and happy Thanksgiving.
Jun 26 2012
This article was published on Jun 26 2012 and was archived on Jun 27 2013. The information below may be outdated or inaccurate.
Seats are still available in two of New River Community College's specialized technical classes for the fall 2012 semester.
Introduction to Alternative Energy Including Hybrid Systems is a three-credit course offered as part of the Alternative Energy and Renewable Energy career studies certificate programs. The class introduces students to alternative energy with an emphasis on solar photovoltaic systems, small wind turbines technology and related technologies, applications and terminology.
With a solar array, solar tracking array and geothermal equipment present on campus and a wind park under construction, students will also have the opportunity for hands-on training.Multiple sessions of D.C. and A.C. Fundamentals I also have seats available. This course examines D.C. and A.C. circuits, basic electrical components, instruments, network theorems and techniques used to predict, analyze and measure electrical quantities.
Fall class registration is going on now and classes begin Monday, August 27. To see the fall semester class schedule, visit www.nr.edu/schedule .