Introductory to Illinois Solar Photovoltaic

$400.00 $300.00

  • This eight-hour course teaches the fundamentals of photovoltaic systems. Participants will learn how photovoltaic (PV) systems work, diagram the four PV system types, describe and identify components, understand the best application and limitations of each system type, define the solar window, make energy efficiency recommendations, estimate system loads, and understand the basics of PV site assessment.


Introduction To Photovoltaic System Course Overview:

The course introduces the design, installation, and evaluation of residential and commercial Photovoltaic (PV) systems. The principals of Photovoltaic and how to effectively incorporate PV systems into stand-alone or interconnected electrical systems will be covered. Participants will also learn system advantages and disadvantages, site evaluation, component operation, system design and sizing, and installation requirements and recommended practices. A comprehensive lab will allow participants to gain hands-on experience with