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Photovoltaic Installation Technician
Program Code: 20-413-5


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For individuals entering the photovoltaic (solar) field as well as trade professionals and engineers.

  • Study renewable energies, safety, blueprint reading, and photovoltaic design and installation.
  • Prepare for entry level employment with a certified PV Installer or other solar industry company.
  • Take advantage of a professional growth opportunity.
  • Prepare to sit for the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) Entry Level Certificate Program exam.
  • Receive an OSHA 10-Hour Construction Safety Completion card and a Powered Industrial Truck Operator Completion card.
  • Transfer credits to the Electricity technical diploma program.
  • Classes offered days, evenings and weekends.
  • Some courses available online.

Note: A basic level of electrical background is recommended for students entering this certificate program.



Other Construction-related certificates:

  • Construction Project Supervision
  • Electrical Code, National
  • Energy Auditor (Residential)


To begin, contact:

FVTC-Appleton
Patrick Jensen
1825 N. Bluemound Drive
P.O. Box 2277
Appleton, WI 54912-2277
(920) 831-4386
jensenp@fvtc.edu





Students must follow the program curriculum in place at the time of enrollment into the program.
If you have questions, contact your advisor.

2014-15 Educational Program