NABCEP Solar PV Training
City Tech Continuing Studies Center is a NABCEP provider offering hands-on training that provides all 58 of the educational credit hours needed to become a certified Solar PV Installation Professional.
PV Associate Exam requirement: 40 hours of training by a NABCEP Provider: (equals 18 credits)
PV Installation Professional Exam Prep: 58 hours of training by a NABCEP provider (equals 40 credits)
Total Credits needed to sit for the Solar PV Professional Exam: 58 credits.
What Solar PV course level is right for me?
- If you are new to the Solar PV trade and do not have an electrical background please register for:
NABCEP PHOTOVOLTAIC ASSOCIATE™ ENTRY LEVEL (SOLAR PV ELECTRICAL, DESIGN & INSTALLATION)
This class includes 2 units: 30-hours Electical Prerequisite PLUS 40-hour PV Associate Class. Includes the NABCEP PV Associate Exam.
- If you are already working in Solar PV, are an electrician, or have an engineering background register for NABCEP PHOTOVOLTAIC ASSOCIATE™ (PV DESIGN FOR INSTALLERS) Includes the NABCEP PV Associate Exam.
- Our NABCEP ADVANCED PV INSTALLATION PROFESSIONAL EXAM PREP provides 40 hours of educational credit as required by NABCEP and completes the 58-hour NABCEP educational requirement. Read about experience requirements here.
- Solar PV Continuing Education: Our courses are validated for credit from NABCEP and may be used towards PV Associate or PV Installation Professional recertification.