Our training courses are accredited by the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) and prepare students for exams offered by the North American Board of Certified Practitioners (NABCEP) . For more information about our courses see here. For photos from a recent offering of our Intro to PV design and install course, see here.

Course Descriptions and NYSERDA subsidized tuition pricing through May 31, 2016


36-hour Math/Electricity Basics for Photovoltaics*

40-hour Introductory Photovoltaic Design and Installation*

40-hour Advanced Photovoltaics: Grid-Tied*

40-hour Advanced Photovoltaics: Off-Grid & Battery Backup*

18-hour Solar Thermal Design and Installation

18-hour Introductory CAD Design Lab: Solar Systems .

9-hr Seminar: "Introduction to The Global Renewable Energy Industry".

FREE Field Install Opportunity with Grid Alternatives!

* = Job Task Analysis (JTA) for course has been approved by NABCEP

For info on jobs in the Solar Energy Industry:

U.S. Dept. of Energy Solar Career Map

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Solar Industry Careers Page

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Solar Industry Emplyment and Wage Information

The Solar Foundation 2013 Industry Survey

Solar Energy Industry Association Industry Data


Please email questions to:       [email protected]
Be sure to include your name, phone number, and the course you are interested in taking.