Training and Events

Penn State Center Pittsburgh holds a variety of noncredit training programs led by Center staff and community leaders in our classrooms at the Energy Innovation Center.

Certificate programs provide an in-depth learning experience to expand knowledge and help enhance careers and are typically associated with continuing education credits, community volunteer requirements, or workforce development initiatives. Workshops, seminars, tours, and special presentations are provided by the Center’s staff and other Penn State staff and faculty, offering condensed, targeted learning opportunities. Check this page regularly to learn about upcoming training opportunities, or register to receive notification of upcoming events.

September 2019

National Green Infrastructure Certification Program

When: September 18, 2019
Where: Pittsburgh , PA
This certificate program will be held on Wednesdays from September 18 to October 16, 2019. The program covers the design, installation, inspection, and maintenance of green storm water infrastructure relating to the Pennsylvania Best Management Practices (PA BMP) manual.

An Evening with Claudia West

When: September 24, 2019
Where: Pittsburgh, PA
Wild and Neat: The Solution to Successful Storm Water Management Planting. Join Claudia West, a dedicated and passionate plant-driven designer, along with homeowners, master gardeners, and storm water professionals to learn more about archetypal landscapes and inspiring designs.