135 Courses
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    NABCEP
    Inspection, O&M

    Introduction to Solar PV Design, Installation and Code

    Learn solar basics, conductor sizing, estimating power production, solar code and market applications.

    by Sean White

    4.7/5
    7584 students
    4 modules
    CEUs
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    Energy Finance

    Solar Power 101

    This course is designed to help professionals in the traditional energy sector make the transition to selling, delivering, and managing solar power assets. You'll learn the business and finance side of solar, plus the technical and engineering side.

    by Scott Sklar

    4.6/5
    3023 students
    6 modules
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    NABCEP
    Certification Prep

    Free NABCEP PV Certification Practice Exam

    Practice for the NABCEP PV Installation and Design Certification exams.

    by Sean White

    4.7/5
    4146 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Certification Prep

    NABCEP PV Associate Practice Exam

    There is no way to tell exactly what will be on the real exam, but this free 75 question practice exam will give you a good idea of the types of questions to expect.

    by Sean White

    4.7/5
    2434 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    Utility Interconnection

    Utility-Scale Solar PV and Distribution Voltage Challenges - Live Webinar

    Free live webinar on the voltage challenges of adding large-scale solar to the utility grid; 1 NABCEP CEU

    by Tim Taylor

    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    Business Growth
    Megawatt Design
    Agrivoltaics

    Introduction to Agrivoltaics

    In this introductory agrivoltaics course, Byron Kominek, founder of Jack's Solar Garden and co-founder of the Colorado Agrivoltaics Learning Center, joins us to explain the benefits of responsible land management practices for community solar gardens.

    by Byron Kominek

    4.1/5
    247 students
    2 modules
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation

    Fundamentals: Solar PV

    This course will provide an overview of Solar PV mechanics and capacity. It will also discuss the advantages and disadvantages of installation and control.

    by Michael Simons

    4.6/5
    802 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Utilities
    Utility Interconnection
    Electrical Distribution

    Overview of Electric Distribution Systems

    Get an introduction to electric utility distribution systems, with figures and photos that explain key concepts.

    by Tim Taylor

    4.6/5
    350 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    Batteries and Storage

    Battery Capacity - The Basis of Storage

    Students who participate in this free lecture will be able to properly define battery capacity, define amp-hours and watt-hours, understand the active elements of a battery and how they affect capacity.

    by Christopher LaForge

    4.4/5
    3838 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    NABCEP

    IronRidge’s Installing on Pitched Roof – Comp Shingle – Course

    Free solar installation course from IronRidge. Completing this course gets you halfway to your IronRidge Solar PV Installation Certification.

    by Spencer Wright

    4.6/5
    126 students
    8 modules
    CEUs
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    Marketing and Sales

    Solar Career Pathways

    Learn about the various career pathways within the solar industry. Hear from real people working solar jobs

    by Brit Heller

    5.0/5
    112 students
    5 modules
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation

    Photovoltaic Systems and the 2014 National Electric Code (NEC)

    Solar expert Sean White covers the 2014 NEC in this short self-serve course

    by Sean White

    4.8/5
    366 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Marketing and Sales

    Finance 101 for Renewable Energy Professionals

    Learn how to understand and communicate the financial benefits of geothermal, solar PV, and solar thermal projects to property owners in order to sell more projects.

    by Chris Williams

    4.3/5
    3580 students
    4 modules
    Free
    Green Building
    Zero Net Energy

    The Ins and Outs of Selecting Cold Climate Minisplit Heat Pumps

    Learn the latest about heat pumps that can supply heat at temperatures as low as -15°F and how to understand ratings and manufacturers' data so you can confidently select the proper system.

    by Marc Rosenbaum

    4.6/5
    891 students
    1 module
    Free
    HVAC
    HVAC Design

    Fundamentals: Air Source Heat Pumps

    This course will provide an overview of the mechanics of this alternative heating system, as well as discuss the advantages and disadvantages of installation, capabilities, and control.

    by Michael Simons

    4.6/5
    262 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Megawatt Design

    Designing Utility-Scale Solar with PVComplete

    Free utility-scale solar design course presented by the creators of PVComplete software.

    by Olivia McShea

    4.5/5
    341 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    Other Technology
    Water
    Nature-Based Solutions

    Introduction to Greywater Systems

    Learn the basics of greywater systems and five steps for a successful greywater design

    by Laura Allen

    4.7/5
    75 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Other Technology
    Batteries and Storage
    Tiny Homes

    Introduction to Tiny Homes

    by Keith Cronin

    4.5/5
    73 students
    2 modules
    Free
    Green Building
    Building Science
    Sustainable Building
    LEED

    To Electrify or Not to Electrify

    Should we be trying to electrify everything? Is it practical for existing and new buildings with the technologies we have now? Two engineers with different takes on these questions will debate electrifying residential buildings.

    by Robb Aldrich and 1 other

    4.4/5
    274 students
    1 module
    Free

    BARD FACTORY TRAINING FOR WALL-MOUNT A/C & HEAT PUMPS

    This course is focused on the NEW 11EER Single and Two-Stage Wall-Mount Air Conditioning and Heat Pump units. However, the material provided in this training applies to All Bard equipment.

    by Rick Downie

    4.6/5
    139 students
    1 module
    Free