Training and Events

In addition to our primary programs, Penn State Center Pittsburgh holds a variety of noncredit training and events 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.

October 2023

National Green Infrastructure Certification Program (NGICP)

When: October 23, 2023 – November 7, 2023
Where: Penn State Center Pittsburgh – Energy Innovation Center, Pittsburgh, PA
This certificate program will be held on Mondays and Tuesdays, October 23–November 7, 2023, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. The program covers the design, installation, inspection, and maintenance of green storm water infrastructure relating to the Pennsylvania Best Management Practices (PA BMP) manual.

November 2023

Pittsburgh Connect: Penn State Student Networking Summit

When: November 20, 2023
Where: Energy Innovation Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Penn State students are invited to meet with local and national employers, learn about upcoming internship opportunities, connect with Penn State's alumni network, and build strong connections for a successful future.