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PV 101.19 Basic Photovoltaics

This 8-hour course uses a combination of lecture and classroom activities to teach the basics of photovoltaic (PV) systems. Participants will learn how 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.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

·       define photovoltaics

·       explain how photovoltaic systems work

·       diagram the four PV system types

·       describe and identify components of a photovoltaic system

·       identify the best application and limitations of each system type

·       define the solar window

·       use Ohms Law

·       read an electric utility bill

·       estimate electrical loads

·       make energy efficiency recommendations

·       identify PV mounting types

·       explain the basics of a PV site assessment

·       calculate system costs

·       describe financial incentives for PV


Course Instructor:  Tony Janisch

Course Materials/Prerequisites:
Materials Required:
Pencil or pen




September 17th, 2011 9:00 AM   through   5:00 PM
10100 Orland Parkway Suite 200
American Technical Publishers
Orland Park, IL 60467
United States

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Phone: 715-592-6595 ext. 112
Non-Member Price $ 110.00
Member Price $ 90.00

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