ELTR 3336 - Photovoltaic & Wind Turbine Systems

Credits: 
6
Level: 
Lower
Prerequisites: 

ELTR 2156 with grade D or better and ELTR 2166 with grade D or better and ELTR 2176 with grade D or better

Description: 

The course will discuss the fundamentals of photovoltaic and wind power generation, installation and maintenance practices. The course content will include the components used in stand- alone systems, grid interconnect systems, and grid connected systems with battery back-up. Areas of focus will be: safe work practices and PPE, site evaluation, system sizing, zoning restrictions, funding resources, and installation practices in accordance with National Electrical Code, Building Code and NABCEP training objectives and requirements.