Vermont Photovoltaic Design & Installation Course

For anyone looking to visit Vermont in May:

Solar-Electric System Design & Installation Course

Location: NorthWoods Stewardship Center, East Charleston, VT
Dates: May 11-16, 2009

This comprehensive 6-day course begins with the basics of photovoltaics (PV) and incrementally accelerates students to safely design and install a code compliant solar-electric system. The curriculum provides a strong foundation in grid-tied, grid-tied with battery backup, and stand-alone systems. Classroom content is balanced with plenty of hands-on practice, culminating with the installation of a new grid-tied PV system. Instructors are NABCEP-certified installers with over 25 years of experience installing and teaching about solar and other renewable energy systems. More information about the course, and a downloadable registration form, can be found at

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