Grid-Direct PV Systems (Advanced) - Online

Grid-Direct PV Systems (Advanced) - Online

Event Date(s): 
05/07/18 to 07/01/18
Organized/Hosted by: 
Southwest Applied Technology College (SWATC)


United States

For More Information:

(435) 865-3911

During the Solar Fundamentals 2A online training, students will learn the National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements when designing, installing, and maintaining grid-direct solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. At the conclusion of this course, students will have gained the necessary skills to design a residential-sized grid-direct solar PV system using the National Electrical Code (NEC).


- Solar Fundamentals 1B


- System Design – Module Arrangement, String Sizing, & Overcurrent Protection
- Project Management – System Design, Project Equipment, & Safety Plans
- Electrical Components – Electrical Hazards, Grounding Systems, & Utility Interconnections
- Mechanical Components – Installing Foundations, Mounting Systems, & PV Modules
- System Installation – Testing & Commissioning
- Maintenance & Troubleshooting – System Operation, Corrective Actions, & Verify Improvements


- Photovoltaic Systems (Third Edition) by James P. Dunlop
- National Electrical Codebook (2014) by NFPA
- Ugly’s Electrical References (2014) by Jones & Bartlett


- $799 (Cost includes books & online instruction.)
- Registration & payment must be completed at least two weeks prior to the course start date to receive course materials on time.
- To register, contact Nichole Topham at (435) 865-3911.

Upon completion of Solar Fundamentals 2A & 2B, students will meet the training requirements to take the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Exam.

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