Safety and Fire Considerations for Solar PV

Organized/Hosted by: 
NYSERDA's NY-Sun PV Trainers Network
Event Date(s): 
Wednesday, May 24, 2017


Rockland County Fire Training Center
35 Fireman’s Memorial Drive
New York
United States

Who should attend 

  • Firefighters and rescue personnel

What will you learn

  • Identification and recognition of Solar PV technology and components
  • Understanding the hazards of solar PV systems and strategies for mitigating those hazards
  • Reviewing code requirements for roof coverage by modules, access to safe walking space and ventilation, and battery backup systems

Obtain accreditation

  • 3 in-service hours from New York Department of State, Division of Building Standards and Codes Standards and Codes (Topic 2: Uniform Fire Prevention & Building Code)

Register at the PV Trainers Network website

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