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Industrial Electricity - Solar Photovoltaic System Installer - Certificate Level 1

The Solar Energy Technology Photovoltaic (PV) and Thermal (TH) certificate programs provide students with the basic knowledge of solar technology, manufacturing and services. This certificate program prepares students to work as installers, maintenance technicians, and constructors of solar panels and related technologies.


Prerequisite Courses

Year 1

Semester 1
ELMT 1311 Solar Fundamentals 3
ELPT 1325 National Electrical Code I 3
ELPT 1315 Electrical Calculations I 3
ELPT 1321 Introduction to Electrical Safety and Tools 3
Semester 2
ELMT 1402 Solar Photovoltaic Systems (Capstone) 4
ELPT 1311 Basic Electrical Theory 3
Semester 3

Year 2

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Total Credits 19

Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.