Welcome to Northwest Renewable Energy Institute!

Are you ready to get your career started? Complete Your Training at Northwest Renewable Energy Institute in Only 6 Months!

Do you want to start a career in the renewable energy industry? Northwest Renewable Energy Institute is the perfect place to begin your future with our Wind Turbine Technician Training Program. Get the skills, training, and certifications you need to enter the job market in as little as 6 months. Our Career Services team will help you get started and apply for jobs across the country and worldwide.

NWREI’s training program prepares and awards students the certifications required for employment in the green technology industry. Students must pass the practical exam to be awarded the certifications. Our program encompasses the necessary book-work, certification, and hands-on training for wind turbine technicians.

An exciting future is ahead of you! NWREI is here to help you get started!

“Our goal is to provide the technical training you need to start your career in the renewable energy industry.”

Featured on KOIN TV

KOIN’s Everyday Northwest came out to Northwest Renewable Energy Institute to learn more about our Wind Turbine Technician Program

–Nov 3, 2022

Our Mission and Philosophy

The mission of Northwest Renewable Energy Institute (NWREI) is to provide the technical training, coaching, mentoring, and encouragement for our students to be safe and successful in their new career.

Our teaching philosophy is based on the belief that students succeed when their career training focuses on current-industry best-practices alongside skill building. With learning from engaging and supportive instructors, our students develop safe and productive work habits. Our training emphasizes the importance of soft skills and professionalism. Finally, our Wind Turbine Technician Training Program heavily incorporates theory supported by ample hands-on practice.

40 Years of Experience

NWREI is a part of International Air and Hospitality Academy’s family of technical schools. We have been providing quality career training to our students since 1979. International Air and Hospitality Academy is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).




For more information about the certifications awarded during your 6 months at REI, please see our Program Page.

Just wanted to extend my gratitude to NWREI for getting me in the door of the wind industry. I made the right decision to go this route. I had a great time at the school. Here’s are couple pictures from where I’m at now. 

—Levi S.

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