Northumberland College renewables wind power

Wind Hub and Renewable Energies Centre


Located in the heart of the North East wind hub at Port of Blyth where a large number of wind turbines and associated equipment arrive from European manufacturers.

Specialist training facilities include:

  • Access to the National Renewable Energy Centre (Narec) and state-of-the-art 27m climbing tower for specific 'working at height' training, incorporating passenger lifts internally and baskets externally
  • Nacelles, blades, mechanical and electrical components
  • Access to Port of Blyth training services to supplement aspects of the programme
  • Access to the sea and live working turbines