Solar Photovoltaic Associate Training

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This course helps students pass the North American Board of Certifi ed Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) Photovoltaic Associate credential. NABCEP is a nationally recognized certifying agency for solar installers. This course is split into two parts: the fi rst is the theory and practical hands-on experience; the second is preparation for the exam. The class will jointly build a demo solar system using common PV components and electrical parts and tools. The class will integrate theory, code and regulations with practical applications. Topics include:
• PV markets and applications
• Electricity basics
• Solar energy fundamentals
• PV module fundamentals
• System components
• PV system sizing principles
• PV system electrical and mechanical design
• Performance analysis, maintenance and troubleshooting
Fee: $1,250 (includes OSHA-10, testing fees, and book). GI Bill® and WIOA funding approved.
Location: Landes Recreation Center, 2855 Cedar Road, Oceanside
Time: OSHA-10: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2/14–2/23, 5–7:30 PM
Core Program: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2/28–4/27, 5–9 PM
NABCEP Test: Thursday, May 4 at 5 PM
Internship: We recommended 80 internship hours at the conclusion of the training.

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Class Details

21 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Thu

John Landes Recreation Center

Sam Syed 

Please read:NABCEP Test-Thursday, May 11 at 5pm. We strongly recommend a minimum of 80 internship hours at the conclusion of the training. This is required for anyone receiving funding from an outside organization.



Registration Closes On
Monday, February 27, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Class Days
2/28/2017 - 5/9/2017
Weekly - Tue, Thu
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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