Watch the overview video to learn more about the Solar Energy for Engineers, Architects and Code Inspectors series
This online three-course series provides an overview of the growing renewable energy field of solar power. It covers solar photovoltaics (PV), intricacies of solar system design, and a framework for solar PV project management. Courses introduce how PV operates and the anatomy of solar electric systems, the economics of solar power, pros and cons of different systems, considerations for designing a PV system, and fundamental code compliance.
Projects within each course assist students with understanding solar PV system layouts and costs, calculating PV system size, and identifying appropriate system design and labeling requirements.
Engineers, HVAC installers, architects and building code inspectors; also appropriate for anyone considering a career in the growing solar industry
There is no charge to “audit” the series. The fee to gain complete access and the opportunity to earn a certificate is $49 per month.
“The only thing worse than training your employees and having them leave is not training them and having them stay.”
— Henry Ford, founder, Ford Motor Company