2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 04, 2022  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

INRE 20010 - Photovoltaic Safety

0.21 CR
The top concern of anyone installing a photovoltaic system is safety. Many different conditions can be encountered while installing or maintaining a PV system and the technician must have the proper training to recognize, reduce or eliminate dangerous conditions found in the work area. In this module, students will learn the proper methods required to work safely with the conditions and equipment relevant to PV system installation.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Understand the safety requirements both in the design and application of a solar system.
  2. Install photovoltaic systems in accordance with local and national codes.
  3. Calculate system and component size based on environmental conditions.
  4. Demonstrate the proper use and operation of a photovoltaic system.
  5. Demonstrate the proper care and maintenance of the photovoltaic system components.