FAQs

What courses are required to complete the Solar Sales Program?

There are 2 courses - Electrical Principles for Alternative Energy and Basic Photovoltaic Systems.  Each of these courses is 45 hours and take approximately 8 weeks each to complete.  

Will I receive a certificate upon completion?

Yes, Salt Lake Community College will issue a Certificate of Achievement that acknowledges completion of 90 hours of instruction. 

What is NABCEP?

NABCEP is the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners, a nationally recognized organization that offers certification exams for solar pv as well as solar sales.  Their mission is to support, and work with, the renewable energy and energy efficiency industries, professionals, and stakeholders to develop and implement quality credentialing and certification programs for practitioners.  NABCEP offers a PV Technical Sales Certification that, when successfully earned, allows someone to demonstrate skills and experience that can distinguish them from competitors.