The workshop introduces the concept and the necessary background in solar thermal technology. It provides training in design, installation and maintenance of residential Solar Hot Water systems. The workshop is designed for installers new to solar thermal technology. It is a 5-day training course that includes extensive hands-on and real world applications. The selected topics are listed below.
System components and their functions
Active indirect pressurized glycol antifreeze systems
Solar thermal collectors
Solar hot water savings and performance estimates
Active direct open-loop systems
System controls, monitoring, testing and troubleshooting
Site surveying and collector orientation
Solar pool heating
The deadline for payment is one week prior to the selected workshop date.
Register before deadline: $490
Register after deadline: $590
(Breakfast, Lunch and textbook are included)
A Home Power staff member will review all newly-submitted events before they're made public.