Basic Photovoltaic Systems

Basic Photovoltaic Systems

Event Date(s): 
07/10/13 to 08/29/13
Organized/Hosted by: 
Salt Lake Community College


Salt Lake Community College
250 W 3900 South
Salt Lake City
United States

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(801) 957-5343

Online along with some evening classes: This course introduces students to the basic principles of utility interactive photovoltaic system design. Through classroom instruction and hands on the course will provide the knowledge to conduct site evaluations, perform a financial benefit analysis, prepare a proposal, prepare a basic electrical and mechanical design and select appropriate components such as: PV modules, inverters, racking, wire types, wire sizes and over-current protection, in compliance with the 2011 National Electrical Code. In addition, students will be eligible to take NABCEP's (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners) Entry Level exam, administered at SLCC, please see our website at the bottom of this page or contact us for more details.
Required Material: Photovoltaic Systems 2nd Edition Book and standard calculator.
Pre-requisites: Basic Electrical Theory, or Instructor Approval
DOPL Continuing Educations Credits: Contractors 6 hours / Electricians 6 Core & 11 Professional

Trainings, Workshops, Courses and Seminars
Brok Thayn & Thaniel Bishop
Course Instructor Credentials: 
NABCEP PV Installer Certification
Training Provider Credentials: 
Registered provider of the NABCEP Entry-Level PV Exam
Course Hours Count Toward: 
NABCEP Continuing Education PV Installer Recertification