The Georgia Tech IAC is committed to hiring and training the next generation of energy efficiency professionals. Students receive hands-on training in manufacturing facilities, and GT-IAC has trained hundreds of students since 2003. Typical activities include:
Utility bill analysis
Communication with clients representing Georgia and Florida’s leading manufacturers
Data gathering inside the facility
Operating measurement tools, such as data loggers, current transformers, and thermal cameras
Developing assessment recommendations and calculating energy/cost savings
Students who perform six assessments, complete two semesters of work, and achieve core skills are eligible for a certificate awarded by the US Department of Energy (DOE).