Professional Learning

Gearing up for the energy transition highlights the growing need for people skilled in the latest technology solutions and their social implications. Gain a greater insight into both and improve your career prospects with the help of our tailor-made courses. Join us and make it happen!

Needs-based education for ambitious energy professionals

We offer a range of professional learning courses that broaden your career horizon to encompass exciting new opportunities in the energy field. The two formats available are blended learning (combining online elements with class attendance and face-to-face interaction) and MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) based purely on open Internet platforms. Both provide state-of-the-art knowledge of high practical relevance.

Designed for modern careers and life styles, KIC InnoEnergy Professional Learning:

  • Fits easily around your job and family life: learning any time, any place.
  • Delivers short-duration learning packages focused on your needs and interests.
  • Advances your professional career by giving you the cutting-edge scientific knowledge that today’s job market demands.
  • Builds your network by helping you make new Europe-wide contacts, going on exciting field trips, and meeting our energy experts.

MOOC - Power Up:  English for the Energy Transition

This course equips you with a correct and up-to-date vocabulary of the energy world, particularly topics connected to the energy transition. It thereby enables you to better participate in and lead discussions about the energy sources of the future.

MOOC - Idea Generation Methods

In brief: MOOC Idea Generation Methods explains techniques that will improve your skills in the goal and process-oriented generation of ideas, often regarded as the ‘fuzzy’ front end of the innovation process.

Energy Economics

The course provides you with detailed understanding of the interrelations and interactions that affect the German and European energy markets. Application for this course is now open.

Energy English

You learn the specific English terminology used in the energy sector together with business English. This combination lets you explore both technological and commercial issues in the English language in depth. Application for this course is now open.

Renewable Energies

In brief: You will learn how to evaluate the potential of renewable energy sources, not only from a technological point of view but also from that all-important global political perspective. Application for this course is now open.