Schneider Electric Offers Universities and Engineers Free Access to Online Learning Tools
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – XXXXX 2020 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, is offering a free online educational portal that will help students, teachers, engineers and business owners know more about energy management. Available in 14 languages, including English, Arabic and French, the Energy University offers more than 150 online courses in energy efficiency and data center management focusing on infrastructure, industry, buildings, residential, as well as data centers and networks.
The courses, which last no more than an hour each and can be taken at any time and anywhere, are designed to help anyone involved in the management, planning, design, or construction of a space impacted by energy, to address efficiency issues and apply safe, reliable and cost-effective measures. The curriculum has been designed by subject matter experts, and new courses are regularly being added to the Energy University. Anyone using the resource can choose to take up a number of professional development paths focusing on subjects such as energy efficiency and energy management.
“The energy sector is changing rapidly, and the implementation of innovation and best practice is good for everyone in a world where demand is only increasing, and we need to be more sustainable. We wanted to share learnings that will empower both industry and universities with the knowledge and skills to design and implement solutions which will benefit individuals, organisation and the planet” said Peter Hogg, MEA Talent Director at Schneider Electric.
The site includes additional resources, including white papers and case studies. Courses count towards certifications, education credits for a number of bodies, and two industry-wide qualifications, the Data Center Certified Associate (DCCA) and Professional Energy Manager (PEM).
The site can be accessed at https://www.schneideruniversities.com/. After registering, anyone can begin taking the courses. All that’s needed is an internet-enabled device and a data connection.
About Schneider Electric
Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation in homes, buildings, data centres, infrastructure and industries. With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in power management – medium voltage, low voltage and secure power, and in automation systems. We provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software. In our global ecosystem, we collaborate with the largest partner, integrator and developer community on our open platform to deliver real-time control and operational efficiency. We believe that great people and partners make Schneider a great company and that our commitment to innovation, diversity and
sustainability ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.
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