Solar PV Installer

Solar PV Expertise: Learn How to Install Solar Panels

Everblue instructor demonstrates a completed solar array during the Solar PV Installer training course.Everblue offers an advanced 40-hour Solar PV Installer course, which includes hands-on solar PV installation as well as system maintenance and troubleshooting techniques. This course will provide individuals with the knowledge to assemble solar panels, a key concept to enter the solar industry. Everblue's Solar PV Installer class covers advanced electrical and mechanical integration of solar PV modules, racks and components. We want to help you build upon your renewable energy credentials and help meet the growing demand for solar installation experts!

Course Description: This Solar PV Installer course is designed to teach individuals how to physically install solar panels, modules, and components. Students will be constructing an actual array on a roof deck rack and installing the balance of components, including inverters, charge controllers, and battery banks for grid-tied and off-grid systems. This hands-on solar training course will provide you with the skills required to work for an installer or to work toward becoming a Solar Contractor yourself. In addition, you will be on your way toward qualifying to take the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Exam.

Prerequisite (included): As a prerequisite for this advanced course, NABCEP requires each student to complete one of the following: 40 hours of PV training, successful completion of the NABCEP PV Entry Level Exam, or one year documented PV experience. Everblue’s Solar PV Associate course has been approved by NABCEP to fulfill the 40-hour educational requirement and is included in this course. Please call 800-460-2575 if you have already met one of the other criteria and would like to forego the Solar PV Associate modules that open this course.

Format: This 5-day course (40 hours) is available only in live settings, due to the hands-on nature of the training.

Audience: This course is ideal for builders, roofers, electricians, construction workers, landscapers, plumbers, contractors, foremen, site managers, project managers, system engineers, and anyone interested in accruing training hours for the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certificate.

Course Materials: Online Resources for Pre-Course Study, Everblue's Solar PV Installer Handbook, Certificate of Completion

Price: $2090 for live classroom interaction (includes the Solar PV Associate Online prerequisite). $1595 tuition for students who have already taken the Solar PV Associate prerequisite. For information involving corporate training, group rates, or returning student discounts, please call 800-460-2575.

Course Topics:

History of Renewable Energy Types of Solar Energy Systems
Solar Photovoltaic Systems System Maintenance & Safety
System Components PV System Sizing Principles
Solar PV System Electrical Design Solar PV System Mechanical Design
OSHA Safety Site/Load Analysis Design
PV Install Technique Grid-Tied Component Lab
Off-Grid Component Lab Grid-Tied Array Assembly
Grid-Tied System Commissioning Off-Grid Array Assembly

 

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