Solar Training Academy - Wood Dale, IL (PV 320.06)

Organized/Hosted by: 
Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA)
Event Date(s): 
Friday, April 6, 2018 to Saturday, June 9, 2018


Rethink Electric
840 N Central Ave
Wood Dale
United States
MREA Members: $1750, Non-Members: $1800

Designed to fit your busy schedule, MREA’s Solar Training Academy is a series of weekend classes providing students with industry-leading solar technical training. Topics include photovoltaic (PV) fundamentals, PV site assessment practices, and design principles and considerations.

Upon academy completion, students qualify to sit for the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) PV Associate Exam, an increasingly sought-after solar credential valued by the industry.

Course Information
The MREA Solar Training Academy includes:

Basic Photovoltaics (PV 101)
PV Site Assessor Training (PV 201)
PV System Design (PV 202)
PV Labs and Design Scenarios (PV 204)
PV Exam Prep (PV 220)
Additional online coursework
Exam fee for the NABCEP PV Associate
Exam fee for the MREA PV Site Assessment Certificate*
*Additional practice work required outside of class to complete certificate program.
Textbook (Photovoltaic Systems, 3rd Edition, by James Dunlop)
MREA Individual Basic Membership (benefits outlined here)
4/6/18 – 4/7/18
5/4/18 – 5/5/18
6/1/18 – 6/2/18
Exam Day: 6/9/18
Prerequisites: None

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Email Address: 

Training Information

Matt Parks
Course Instructor Credentials: 
ISPQ Independent Master Trainer Certification
NABCEP PV Installer Certification
Training Provider Credentials: 
ISPQ Training Program Accreditation
Registered provider of the NABCEP Entry-Level PV Exam