Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Join the nation’s leading training program for wind turbine technicians. Focused on specific, hands-on competencies, our unique training model moves students from the classroom to the learning labs and into the field quickly.

Trainee success requires a self-directed learning style, a desire to learn through hands-on practice, and a dedication to become a world-class technician in the wind industry.

Our graduates work all across North America for these leading companies:

Availon Avangrid                        Gemini Energy Services
Broadwind Energy                      General Electric
Duke Energy Renewables            Heron Wind Manufacturing
EDF – Renewable Services           Infigen Energy
Gamesa                                     Ingeteam, Inc.

Mitsubishi Power Systems           Sky Climbers Wind Solutions
Next Era Energy Resources         Suzlon
Nordex                                       Upwind Solutions
Northern Power Systems            Vestas Wind Systems Wood Group
Repower USA Corporation          Xtreme Power

The Wind Turbine Technician Academy provides a fast track to jobs that are in demand and pay high wages. Kalamazoo Valley Community College offers this course as a non-credit full time program allowing men and women the chance to be job ready in less than 6 months. Students attend Monday through Friday, 8 hours each day for 24 weeks. Training is held at Kalamazoo Valley Groves Campus.


7107 Elm Valley Drive, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Eastern)

General Inquiries


Program Contacts

Delia Baker, Program Coordinator

Mailing Address

Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Groves Campus
PO Box 4070
Kalamazoo MI 49003-4070