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Energy Competency Models

What knowledge and skills does an energy worker need?

The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) worked with industry leaders to develop a competency model for the energy industry. The model shows a wide variety of skills and knowledge areas needed in energy. Some are specific to an occupation or one or more parts of the energy industry. Others include more general workplace, academic, and personal effectiveness competencies.

The energy competency model is available in two formats:

A competency model for energy utility technicians was developed by the Center for Energy Workforce Development.

Additional energy-related competency models: