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 Training for Homeowners


Energy Efficiency Educational Opportunities

The following classes can help lessen your home’s energy demand, improve its efficiency, and reduce energy bills without sacrificing comfort or lifestyle.


 Energy Efficiency Education Programs


The Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC)

  • FSEC offers a wide range of courses covering renewable energy and building energy technology topics.
  • View a a class schedule here.

UF/IFAS Sarasota County Extension

  • Offers a variety of classes for homeowners and professionals.
  • Topic areas covered include rain barrels, indoor air quality, gardening and the Sustainable Floridians curriculum.
  • For more information and to register for classes call the Extension office at 941-861-9900.

State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota (SCF)

  • Energy efficiency and solar PV are among the classes offered. 

For more information and to register for classes call SCF:  

  • Bradenton Campus: 941-752-5203
  • Lakewood Ranch Campus: 941-363-7203
  • Venice Campus: 941-408-1412

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The Office of Sustainability is a branch of the UF/IFAS Extension and Sustainability Department.

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