40-hour Advanced Solar PV Training (Online - Enroll Anytime)
Updated to include the 2017 NEC for the new NABCEP Exam
This course qualifies for 40 hours of advanced training required for the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification Exam. Topics covered, include the National Electrical Code (NEC), design, installation, commissioning, and sales to prepare for the NABCEP PV Installation Professional certification exam. HeatSpring is a registered NABCEP Provider.
Dive deep into advanced solar PV installation and design principles and practices addressed in the NABCEP PV Installer Job Task Analysis.
The instructor for this course, Dr. Sean White, is one of HeatSpring's most popular and highest rated instructors. He is available to answer questions on the discussion board while you work through the course materials. He is extremely responsive and answers questions in great detail. Sean has taken and passed the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Exam twice and also previously served on the exam committee. He was named IREC Trainer of the Year in 2014.
In order to complete this course, you'll need to purchase a copy of Sean White's "Solar PV Engineering and Installation" (2015). You'll get access to detailed information and test-taking strategies specifically focused on the exam. There are required readings from the book in each week of the course.
This course includes many references to the National Electrical Code (NEC). It may be helpful for you to get a copy of the 2017 NEC. It's important to note that NABCEP has now adopted the 2017 NEC for use on the PV Installation Professional certification exam. If you are planning to take the April 2018 exam or after, you will need to prepare using the 2017 NEC.