NABCEP Certification is the most recognized and esteemed certification the solar industry has to offer. There are many benefits that come with achieving NABCEP PV Installation Professional, PV Technical Sales, and/or Solar Heating Installer Certification. Certificates gain increased credibility and marketing value, giving them a competitive advantage over other solar professionals that do not hold the same certification.
Associate Entry Level Program
The NABCEP Associate Entry Level Program is designed for those individuals wanting to get into the solar field; achievement of the NABCEP Associate is the first step and a way for candidates to demonstrate that they have achieved a basic knowledge of the fundamental principles of the application, design, installation and operation of Solar PV and Solar Heating systems.
Associate PV Entry Level Learning Objectives
The NABCEP Associate PV Entry Level Exam is based on a set of Learning Objectives developed by a Committee of PV subject matter experts. The knowledge identified in this analysis does not replace electrical trades, technician, technologist or engineering training.
Welcome to The Florida Solar School. Our program curriculum is approved by The Florida Department of Education and we are also a proud NABCEP Training and Testing Facility. Our courses offer professional solar training both online and in classroom. In addition to receiving a professional level of solar education, we offer extensive jobsite safety training and OSHA Certification Training. It is our goal to train and expand the next generation of the Solar Workforce in the State of Florida to keep up with the increasing demand of solar installations in the sunshine state! We look forward to advancing your education and assisting you with job placement inside the industry.
The NABCEP Associate PV Entry Level Learning Objectives include ten (10) knowledge content domains:
1. PV Markets and Applications
2. Safety Basics
3. Electricity Basics
4. Solar Energy Fundamentals
5. PV Module Fundamentals
6. System Components
7. PV System Sizing Principles
8. PV System Electrical Design
9. PV System Mechanical Design
10. Performance Analysis, Maintenance and Troubleshooting