Solar Energy

Online Course in Solar Energy

Discover the potential of solar energy with our comprehensive online course. Designed for aspiring professionals in the solar industry, this course covers essential concepts such as solar energy terminology, construction safety, building codes, and career opportunities. By the end of the course, you’ll gain a solid understanding of the photovoltaic market and industry standards and safety regulations.


Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate skills needed to identify hazards in the construction industry and describe the elements of an effective safety plan
  • Identify and discuss building codes and standards that apply to solar installations
  • Define basic solar energy terminology
  • Describe the sun's movement in the sky, and define the solar window for any given latitude or month
  • Examine the photovoltaic market and its applications
  • Explain the fundamentals of photovoltaic modules
  • Identify different career opportunities in Solar Energy
  • Use solar terminology appropriately when discussing photovoltaics
  • Analyze the economic, environmental, and business implications of potential energy measures


Course Access: 3 months

Completion Time: 20 hrs

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