Solar-Sustainable Energy Specialist
The Sustainable Energy Specialist program is designed to provide educational opportunities for students seeking to enter the photovoltaic and renewable energy field. The program combines technical and skills training in the areas of photovoltaic markets and installations, safety protocols, electrical knowledge, system components, photovoltaic sizing, electrical/mechanical design, photovoltaic performance analysis, maintenance and troubleshooting techniques.
The solar skills training is supplemented with additional coursework in solar sales, sustainable building practices, and business knowledge relevant to positions in solar sales, installation, management, supply and manufacturing.
- This program follows curriculum guidelines developed by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) PV Associate certification.