In-Person Training

Solar PV Design & Installation Training with Hands-On Experience

Get trained, certified, and join our Solar Installer Network.

In-Person Training

Solar PV Training Schedule

Additional information and phone bookings: training@stardustsolar.com | Phone: 1-888-620-6733


  • CANADA 


  • QUEBEC


  • USA

Burnaby, BC on Aug 29, 30, 31, Sept 1, 2

Burnaby, BC on Sept 12, 13, 14, 15, 16

Kelowna, BC on Sept 19, 20, 21, 22

Burnaby, BC on October 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

NABCEP Associates Exam: Available with 5-Day Training

Stardust Solar's PV In-Person Training Program is a layered curriculum that covers theory, design, and hands-on training which occurs on the last day. Each training experience includes the following:

  • Printed Installation Manuals
  • Unlimited Access To Online Installation Videos
  • Solar Installer Certificate
  • Access To Our Certified Installer Network
  • Delicious Catered Lunches Each Day Of Training
5-day MasterClass Solar PV Design & Installation with Hands-On EXPerience 

Regular Price $1699.95
*Early-Bird Pricing* $1499.95 CAD + tax 

4-day masterclass Solar PV Design & Installation 

Regular Price $1399.95

*Early-Bird Pricing* $1199.95 CAD + tax 

Course Overview

Day 1: Solar Technology & Site Assessments

  • Electrical Basics
  • Photovoltaic Effect
  • Solar Module Composition
  • Earth’s Solar Resource
  • Solar Assessments 
  • Shading Analysis
  • Wind Loading

Day 2: System Design & Installation

  • String vs Micro Inverter
  • Roof Mount Installation
  • Ground Mount Installation
  • Rails and Racking
  • DC Wiring
  • Combiner Box 
  • Grid-Tied Exam

Day 3: Energy Storage

  • Types of Batteries
  • Battery Maintenance
  • Battery Banks
  • Charge Controllers
  • Inverter Programming

Day 4: Off-Grid Living

  • Load Assessment
  • System Sizing
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Safety
  • Review
  • Off Grid Exam
  • Network

Day 5: Hands-On Experience

  • Hands-On Experience (Mock Roof Mount Installation 4/12 pitch Asphalt Shingles)

Looking for additional information? Learn More About Our Course Curriculum, NABCEP Exam, or Solar Installer Network.

Additional information and phone bookings: training@stardustsolar.com | Phone: 1-888-620-6733

important covid-19 information

COVID-19 presents many challenges for businesses around the world and we want to do our part to protect our customers by taking every protective measure possible. All in-person training will follow our COVID-19 social distancing plan including; adequate spacing between seats, readily available hand sanitizer, and complementary masks to ensure our students can be comfortable while achieving their Solar PV Installer certificates. You can download our reopening plan PDF on this page or feel free to contact us via email or phone (1-888-620-6733) to discuss further. Upon registration you will be emailed a confirmation which includes a copy of our reopening plan.

no experience necessary

You do not need any prior knowledge or skills to attend our training and our teachers always ensure the experience is enjoyable. Our CSA and NABCEP approved prerequisite training offers real world, hands-on experience, and our solar design and installation training is crafted so anyone can attend. 

About CSA Prerequisite Training

The Construction Electrician (NOC 7241) Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems Certified (PVSC) Personnel Certification has been developed by CSA Group in conjunction with the National Electrical Trade Council (NETCO) and industry standards to provide assurance that an individual possesses the competencies deemed necessary to perform the job function of a Solar Photovoltaic Systems Certified Electrician.

who is this training for

  • Anyone looking to become a professional solar installer
  • electricians who wants to bolster their resume
  • a homeowner who wants to do it themselves
  • a renewable energy enthusiast looking for more knowledge

Terms and Conditions

By registering and paying for a Stardust Solar Training Course, you agree that all materials provided to you are the proprietary right of Stardust Solar Technologies Inc and shall not be duplicated, reproduced and/or redistributed for any purpose. As well you understand that; Stardust Solar will not be responsible for any of your work performed in the field after completion of our training programs.

Refund Policy

If for any reason you register and cannot attend, you will be able to rollover your registration to another class of equal value in the future. Refunds for training courses will only be issued up to 7 days prior to training date. All refunds will be subject to a 15% fee for prepaid expenses.

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