Keep green beyond Earth Day with BHC classes

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Black Hawk College offers training to help you learn about green energy, green building and green technology.

Two upcoming on-site classes are:

· Solar Energy: The How and Why - Saturdays, May 15-22 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cost is $160 for residents of the Black Hawk College District. Call for out-of-district rates.

· Small Wind Turbines - An Introduction - Saturday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $99.

Both classes will be at the Black Hawk College Outreach Center, 301 Avenue of the Cities, East Moline.

The college also offers an array of online classes, such as:

· Green Education & Sustainability Courses and Certificates

· Green Building Technical Professional

· Green Supply Chain Professional

· Green Sustainability 101

· Green Training - Intro to Building Efficiency

· Green Training - Weatherization Energy Auditor

For more information, call 796-8223 or visit