ALTERNATIVE ENERGY

Solar Energy Technician Certificate of Specialization

The Solar Energy Technician certificate of specialization is designed to provide entry level skills to students seeking employment as an installer of solar panels or solar thermal systems. Students will gain a broad knowledge of alternative energy, system design and installation techniques. The program will prepare students for the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) exams in Entry Level Solar Thermal and Entry Level Photovoltaic.
Student Learning Outcome
Demonstrate proficiency in the core skills and knowledge required to design and install basic solar electrical (photovoltaic) systems, and basic solar thermal systems.