Short courses

The short courses in Sustainable Energy are offered on a weekly-block basis as per the dates given on each module

Fees for 2020/2021

The fee per course is M4,000.00, and it includes refreshments and lunch during the one-week training.

Application

Any interested individual with at least a post-high school certificate can apply to attend one or more of the short courses.

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Open Invitation to Experts

Sustainable Energy experts all over the globe who are interested in co-facilitating any of the courses below are warmly welcome. Please send the request and the CV/Resume to energy@nul.ls

Courses

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Energy Entrepreneurship Socio-economic
Clean energy is currently being pursued for almost everything, from generating electricity to heating water. This has created new and massive business opportunities for energy entrepreneurs. Setting up and managing a sustainable energy business c ...
Apr 12, 2020 - Apr 16, 2020 | 5 months ago
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Solar Photovoltaic Systems Technical
Faced with ever-increasing energy demand, the earth's sources of non-renewable energy are not expected to last long. Among the many contenders vying to replace fossil fuels, photovoltaics (PV) offers many advantages, including needing little maint ...
Sep 21, 2020 - Sep 25, 2020 | 2 days ago
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Wind Energy Technical
Other than the negative climate change effects that the production of electricity from fossil fuels contribute, Lesotho has no known fossil fuels. This implies that energy production has to be carried out by other means. A number of pre-feasibilit ...
Oct 12, 2020 - Oct 16, 2020 | 2 weeks from now
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Energy Planning and Policy Technical
Due to population growth and economic development, an integrated approach to energy planning and policy is required to consider both the provision of energy supplies and the role of energy policy in providing an enabling environment. This course i ...
Nov 2, 2020 - Nov 6, 2020 | 1 month from now
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Hydropower Technical
The capacity of hydroelectric systems to reach maximum production from zero in a rapid and foreseeable manner makes them exceptionally appropriate for addressing alterations in the consumption and providing ancillary services to the electricity s ...
Nov 23, 2020 - Nov 27, 2020 | 1 month from now
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Solar Thermal Systems Technical
Rational and economic use of energy, with the least damage to the environment, is vital for the future of our planet. Achieving energy efficiency and reducing environmental pollution are increasingly important aspects of professional engineering. ...
Jan 4, 2021 - Jan 8, 2021 | 3 months from now
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Energy Economics and Project Finance Socio-economic
In order to implement scientific technical energy projects, mastery of the technical subject matter is not enough. Project developers need knowledge and skills of economics and finance of the planned projects regardless of the project size especi ...
Jan 25, 2021 - Jan 29, 2021 | 4 months from now
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Bio-Energy Technical
As electric bills are expensive and nature’s incomes are at high disposal rate to the environment with an increase of population, the use of biomass sources as feedstock for the production of energy is mandatory to protect the environment and boos ...
Feb 15, 2021 - Feb 19, 2021 | 4 months from now
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Renewable Energy Grid Integration Technical
For energy security of the country, electricity energy generation from alternative (renewable) energy sources is fundamental, as Lesotho has no known fossil fuels for electricity generation. Since generation from alternative sources is usually far ...
Mar 8, 2021 - Mar 12, 2021 | 5 months from now
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Sustainable Energy Solutions for Communities Socio-economic
Successful projects need to be sustainable hence meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. For energy projects to be sustainable, they not only have to meet the technological, en ...
Mar 22, 2021 - Mar 26, 2021 | 5 months from now

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