ASSOCIATE™ (ENTRY LEVEL PV DESIGN & INSTALLATION)
PVI 202 Mon, Wed, Thurs, 6 - 9:30 pm, 5/8-5/24
Labs: Sat 9 am – 4 pm, 5/13, 5/20, Includes site visit to PV installation
40 hours, $940
(18 NABCEP educational credit hours)
The NABCEP PV Associate Program is an introduction to the process of becoming a NABCEP Certified Solar PV installer. This class is designed for individuals who want to demonstrate a basic knowledge of the fundamental principles of design, installation and operation of Solar PV systems. This lecture/lab course offers hands-on training at our Brooklyn Navy Yard training site. The optional NABCEP PV Associate Exam (formerly Entry Level) may be taken upon successful completion of the course for an additional fee of $150. A passing score on will count for up to 18 of the total 58 hours of training required for eligibility to take the Certified Installer Exam. For Details about the NABCEP Entry Level Program Visit: NABCEP.org.
Solar Photovotaic Basics Sean White Required
NABCEP PV Installation Professional Resource Guide (free download)
National Electrical Code, NFPA 70 (NEC) Essential book if you are sitting for the PV Installer Exam
Photovoltaic Systems by Jim Dunlop Excellent Resource
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Entry Level Exam (PVI 203) is $150. Register now to avoid paying a separate Registration fee.
Prerequisite: PVI 090, or permission of instructor. For information contact: email@example.com