Electricians, contractors, or career-changers: learn how to design, install, and sell solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. You'll have access to lecture videos, useful resources and practice quizzes to prepare to pass the NABCEP Photovoltaic (PV) Associate Exam.
Dive deep into introductory solar photovoltaic installation and design principles and practices addressed in the NABCEP PV Installer Job Task Analysis.
Your instructor Dr. Sean White is one of HeatSpring's most popular and highest rated instructors and is available to answer questions on the discussion board while you work through the course materials. He is extremely responsive and answers questions in great detail. Sean has taken and passed the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Exam twice and also previously served on the exam committee. He was named IREC Trainer of the Year in 2014.
To earn 18 Advanced NABCEP credits, you will need to complete the course AND pass the NABCEP PV Associate Exam. These credits can be applied toward the training requirements to sit for the NABCEP PV Installation Professional certification exam. When you finish this course, you will be eligible to sit for the NABCEP PV Associate Exam at any Castle Worldwide testing location in the United States or Canada. Learn more about NABCEP Exams.
Not Included - Exam Fee
The $150 NABCEP PV Associate Exam fee is a separate fee paid when scheduling your exam after you have completed the course. You must complete this course first then provide your certificate of completion when scheduling your NABCEP exam.
To participate in this course, you'll need to buy a copy of Sean White's book: "Solar Photovoltaic Basics: A Study Guide for the NABCEP Entry Level Exam." The book covers the basics of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems and focuses on preparation for the NABCEP PV Associate Exam (which was called the Entry Level Exam until July 2016). You can buy the book online on Amazon or a similar site for about $35.