NABCEP Certification. NABCEP CE Credits. Start Your Own Solar Company. Success!
STI brings you affordable, accredited training programs at various locations throughout California and Hawaii that can help you secure a solar job, or start solar company if you’re a licensed contractor. Our certified trainers provide the highest quality education and training that are based on national standards. Whether you’re looking for a new career in solar, or sending your employees for professional solar training, STI is the right choice!
PV Design and Installation – Hands-On
This five-day accelerated hands-on course offers a compact learning experience for a more in-depth understanding of design and installing residential and commercial PV grid-tied systems. This NABCEP approved course is designed for advanced learning, and will be offered to individuals that want to advance their design and installation skills. This course will also be offered to companies that want to give their PV designers and installers additional training using the latest techniques.
Solar Thermal Design and Installation
This professional, high-value course combines classroom learning with hands-on experience to develop the practical skills and core knowledge needed to effectively and safely design and install solar thermal systems. Upon completion of the course, you’ll have an end-to-end understanding – from site selection and system design through installation to ongoing maintenance and troubleshooting – of solar thermal systems for hot water and pool heating. Perfect for contractors, professionals, and individuals seeking to advance a career in solar power. Available only in Hawaii.
Advanced Solar PV System Design
This intensive three-day training course will give students an in-depth exposure to the numerous considerations involved in the design and permitting of a PV system. The course will cover design and permitting of both residential and commercial solar installations, up to 100 kilowatts in size. This course is for contractors, engineers, designers, and solar industry professionals who want to further their knowledge of solar design.
OSHA 10-Hour Safety For Solar Professionals
The Solar Training Institute and UC San Diego OSHA Training Institute has partnered to develop the first OSHA Safety Training for Solar Professionals that provides safety awareness training on the top construction hazards and introduce OSHA standards, policies, and safe work procedures. The class will also emphasize specific safety hazards found in solar construction projects.
Solar Sales and Estimation
If you are embarking on a new career in solar, or you’ve already launched your solar business and want to learn what it takes to be successful in selling and PV and solar thermal system, this class is for you. This course will cover techniques and challenges of solar sales and give you a leg up on the competition. This is also recommended for sales people entering the solar industry