Program Overview

The Career Certificate in Climate Protection Professional provides a leadership and management-oriented certificate for emerging professionals who work on greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) reduction and climate adaptation projects. The program is a 10-unit certificate that provides content training in climate change science, current climate protection, policies in California, analytic tools, project management, workplace effectiveness, communication, and fundraising.

Energy Systems Technology Management (SC) Requirements

Required Courses Units
ESTM 491 Climate Protection Professional I 3 units
OR
ENVS 491 Climate Protection Professional I 3 units
ESTM 492 Climate Protection Professional II 3 units
OR
ENVS 492 Climate Protection Professional II 3 units
ENVS 670 Vocational Cooperative Education in Environmental Science & Technology 4 units
Total Required Units: 16