Solar Entry Level Training
Mon.–Fri., Oct. 28–Nov. 1, 8 a.m.–5:15 .p.m
Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 110B
Register here; or call (231) 995-1700
NABCEP Entry Level Exam
Sat., Nov. 2, 8:30–11 a.m.
Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 110A
Call (231) 995-1701 for more information.
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 and includes:
- Solar electric applications and markets
- 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
The entry level designation gives employers confidence that you possess fundamental knowledge and skills required to begin work in the solar industry. The designation also satisfies an important prerequisite for a variety of solar industry career paths and learning opportunities. For more information about the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners, visit www.nabcep.org. For the 2012 Solar Foundation Jobs Report, click here.
Who Should Take This Course?
Training provides electrical workers and suppliers, builders, bankers, contractors, engineers, architects, code officials, attorneys, teachers, and elected officials to deepen their understanding of solar electric power generation.
Register online here; or call (231) 995-1701 for more information