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PV solar training #187529
06/29/09 10:58 PM
06/29/09 10:58 PM
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JimKauffman  Offline OP
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Can anyone tell me anything about getting into the solar business? Both in sales and installation. Any recommended classes or schools? certification? I have been in the field for 30 years, have done everything but solar. licensed in maryland. Any info or help would be appreciated































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Re: PV solar training [Re: JimKauffman] #187530
06/29/09 11:50 PM
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Estero,Fl,usa
If you were in Florida this is where you would start. Maybe they have a similar program in Pa.
These guys might even have some guidance for you

http://www.fsec.ucf.edu/en/


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Re: PV solar training [Re: gfretwell] #187536
06/30/09 10:57 AM
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Check out anything from Sandia National Laboritories. They have a "Handbooks of Recommended Design Practices" and reprints of many well written articles. John Wiles seems to be on a crusade to bring code compliance to the PV world of backyard do-it-yourselfers. If you get the chance take a class from him.

http://photovoltaics.sandia.gov


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