Workshops and Training

Your customers want you to be an expert in electric technologies and installations. They also want you to help them save energy, lower energy bills, and improve their comfort. Our training programs will help you meet your customers' expectations. When we post events here you can get email notices if you register now and sign up for email alerts.

Building Operator Certification Training

Building Operator Certification (BOC) is a nationally recognized training and certification program focusing on energy-efficient building operations and preventative maintenance procedures. Facilities with BOC graduates are proven to save energy, have lower energy bills, and offer an improved comfort for occupants.

Training involves classroom and project work in building systems operation and maintenance. To be certified, you must pass an exam at the end of each class period and complete assigned projects.

Cost of the training is approximately $1,300. Otter Tail Power Company endorses the program but will no longer be offering tuition rebates.

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