Global Wind Organisation Standard

If you're trade qualified, and have a passion for the renewable energy sector, and you have completed this course, you will be globally certified to work on a wind turbine as a technician.
SMB Campus, Building S
SMB Campus, Building S
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Completing the course is the first step in your journey toward gaining employment in the renewable energy sector (Wind Generation). The course supports your already extensive knowledge with specific training relating to the mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems found in a modern wind turbine.
Wind Turbine Technician

Entry requirements (year 12)

Must hold a Post Trade qualification in Engineering, Electrical or Mechanical.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: 406063

Fees are subject to change annually.


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This short course is designed to give student the knowledge and skills to carry out basic tasks as a wind turbine technician, you must hold a Post Trade qualification in Engineering, Electrical or Mechanical. Applicants of this program will be required to:
- Complete an application form,
- Complete a numeracy & literacy selection exercise,
- Attend an interview.
Applicants need to demonstrate the literacy and numeracy skills required to undertake this course through a test as part of the application process. The test will be conducted through Federation College prior to commencement of training. Feedback will be provided to the applicant on their results and types of support, if necessary, available to them.

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department


Course coordinator

Greg Parry - Appointment to be made.
Contact Alana Cornwell - Engineering Administration