Alternative Energy Courses

Winter 2020


Solar Photovoltaic Installation

Gain the skills necessary to enter the field of solar photovoltaic (PV) installation. Learn the principles behind PV system design and operation, how to perform site evaluations, and specify system components. Be ready to install, startup, and test simple residential PV systems as well as troubleshoot and repair common PV system faults and errors. Hands-on activities are included. Prerequisites: CNT-110, Fundamentals of Electricity (Textbook required)

Fee: $357 Senior Adult Fee: $182 Materials Fee: $25 Registration Fee: $8

CNT-016-H | 02/03/20-03/18/20 | C. Giannoumis | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Fall 2019


Certified Solar System Inspector

For quality assurance or codes personnel, the solar inspector training covers the must know topics for evaluating system electrical, storage, and mechanical components. Based on the NABCEP Job Task Analysis, training covers the tasks to assess the safety and operations of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems as well as document code violations or installation deviations. Participants can optionally sit for the NABCEP Solar System Inspector certification. (Textbook included)

Fee: $100 Materials Fee: $650

CNT-002-CP | 09/23/19-10/30/19 | C. Giannoumis | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register