The E4 Carolinas members listed below offer training services; some at a discount to other E4 Carolinas members. Contract them to learn more.

Absolute Consulting, a GSE Systems company, delivers procedure development training in a high energy, engaging environment including interactive case studies and videos. Successful students will receive a Procedure Professionals Association (PPA) certification, and will be ready to face the challenges of authoring procedures. Our instructors are PPA certified procedure professionals with years of procedure writing and project management experience. If you would like to be notified when our next public PPA Procedure Writer Certification Course is available for registration, click here.

C4CS® specializes in Strategic Communication and Crisis Management precisely tuned to protect and enhance brand equity, reputation and the bottom line. Since 1998, our team has successfully provided training and executive coaching services to a large number of corporate, nonprofit and government client partners around the world. Please use our Special E4 Carolinas Member Discount to enroll in C4CS® group training and one-on-one executive coaching that is customized to fit each client partner’s needs. We look forward to seeing you in our training and executive coaching sessions!

A nonprofit organization, the Electric Power Research Institute, Inc. (EPRI) brings together well-known scientists, engineers and experts to conduct objective research and training in electricity. EPRI U draws upon the company’s 40+ years of experience to host and customize training onsite, through computer-based modules, and video training. EPRI’s training brochure is a convenient way to view our extensive list of courses or you can use this link to view our upcoming instructor led courses. Anyone can access an extensive list of EPRI’s on-demand courses via it’s learning management system. Many of these are available at no fee for employees of companies that are members of EPRI and available for a small cost for non-members.

Lead Advantage is a Charlotte-based leadership development company  providing leadership development since 2004 to companies both in the U.S. and internationally. It differentiates itself through leadership and team building programs, executive follow-up coaching, and assessments to track employee growth and desired change. LeadAdvantage’s unique format, delivery of programs, and facilitation at the client’s preferred location provide an insightful, cost-effective means of developing management and work teams.

The Center offers several workforce development opportunities for professional development and the highest level of continuing education in renewable energy technologies. It’s now easy to earn continuing education credits, complete your NABCEP requirements and earn your nationally awarded Renewable Energy Technologies Diploma. Register for bundled course packages to save a bundle!

PGS Energy Training is a leading provider of quality CPE approved seminars for the electric power and energy industries. Use this Special E4 Carolinas Member Price Discount. PGS has trained over 10,000 energy professionals and offers proven on-site training programs, public classroom seminars and a variety of webinars. PGS seminars are known for their in-depth content, detailed manuals and insightful perspectives. Register today!

Since 2002, SOS has provided industry-leading training and compliance program services to electric utilities. SOS offers instructor-led and online courses, accompanied by sophisticated computer simulation. All are designed using a systematic approach to training, as required by NERC.
Our team of experts in NERC training and compliance hold an array of industry certifications. They understand the industry-specific challenges you face and will provide you with focused, personalized attention – and the high quality service – you need and your business deserves to keep the grid reliable.


UNC Charlotte’s Continuing Education is a leading provider of training and professional development programs in the Charlotte Metro Region. Their Corporate and Customized Training offers a unique approach to innovative, client-focused training solutions that will engage your organization’s team in a culture of learning with measurable results.