CleanEdison's Entry Level Solar PV course aligns with the professional standards set forth by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to begin their path into the solar energy industry.
Why Take This Course:The Entry Level Solar PV training course is a helpful first step to earning a NABCEP Certification. As the solar industry continues to grow, a steadily growing supply of qualified installers will be needed to support the build-out.NABCEP certification is generally acknowledged as the "gold standard" for professional accreditation in the solar energy industry, and gives employers and customers a degree of certainty that practitioners have voluntarily met the high standards and qualifications set by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). This Solar Energy Training course is IREC ISPQ Accredited and was designed to NABCEP's Job Task Analysis.You will gain solar installation skills that can immediately be applied to the fieldThe solar energy industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the nationAudience:
There are no prerequisites. Our entry level Solar Training is ideal for:
RoofersElectriciansContractorsArchitectsAnyone who aspires to become a solar PV installation professional. What You'll Learn:
CleanEdison's Solar Photovoltaic Entry Level PV Design and Installation Training thoroughly covers the topics outlined in the NABCEP Photovoltaic Entry Level Learning Objectives, which is the crucial first step in the NABCEP certification process.
Calculate basic electricity valuesIdentify the elements of PV systemsRecognize important PV termsUnderstand the history of PVIdentify consumers of PV technologyRecognize advantages and disadvantages of PV systemsIdentify types of PV systemsUnderstanding daily and annual solar variationsUnderstand the importance of PV locationLearn about techniques for shading analysisBe able to calculate electricity production from a PV systemLearn about additional resources and solar energy employment opportunities
What's Included:40 hours of live classroom and hands-on solar installation trainingCleanEdison's Introduction to Solar Photovoltaic Systems ManualNABCEP Entry Level Exam feeCleanEdison Pass Guarantee: if you do not pass the NABCEP PV Entry Level Exam on your first try, you may re-take the course at no additional costNABCEP Certification:
CleanEdison's NABCEP Entry Level course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized NABCEP Entry Level accredidation.