Due to COVID-19, we have adopted a hybrid-style of instruction. Labs will be held on campus while classroom teaching remains online.

Safety is our highest priority.

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 online program teaches students the necessary bookwork and leads students to our hands-on portion of the program where students climb and work on actual equipment. This hybrid class style is unique and designed to improve the quality of training and experience that our students receive.

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.”

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).

Meet Nicholas Martocci

Instructor for Northwest Renewable Energy Institute.

Nicholas shares information about the program, the students, and the process behind becoming a Wind Turbine Technician.

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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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