NABCEP Training

Mon.–Fri., Aug. 12-16, 8 am–5:15 pm
Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102

Register here; or call (231) 995-1700


Sat., Aug. 16, 8 am–11 am
Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102

Call (231) 995-1701 for more info

Solar Photovoltaic Electric Systems-NABCEP Entry-Level

Learn the fundamentals of solar electric (PV) power systems in this one-week course to prepare you for the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) Solar PV Entry Level Exam. 

Study solar photovoltaic power production in NMC’s state-of-the-art Energy Demonstration and Training Center while examining a variety of solar electric systems.  Course content follows the NABCEP Solar Job Task Analysis which include:

  • Solar electric applications and markets
  • Safety Basics
  • Electrical Review
  • Solar Energy Fundamentals
  • PV Module Fundamentals
  • Systems Components
  • PV System Sizing Principles
  • PV System Electrical Design
  • PV System Mechanical Design
  • Performance Analysis, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting

Career Analysis

The entry level designation recognizes your understanding of the fundamentals of solar energy and satisfies an important pre-requisite for a variety of solar industry career paths and learning opportunities. Training encourages builders, bankers, skilled trades, architects, code officials, attorneys, teachers, and elected officials to deepen their understanding and thus, strengthen their relationship with the emerging solar technologies. 

Register online here; or call (231) 995-1701 for more information

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