Solar PV Training Schedule

VIRTUAL TRAINING via ZOOM
June 13, 14, 15, 16

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

IN-PERSON TRAINING

Burnaby, BC - June 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
SOLD OUT

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

Burnaby, BC - July 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
ONLY 1 Seat Left!

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

Burnaby, BC - July 18, 19, 20, 21, 22

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

NABCEP Associates Exam
Burnaby, BC - July 23rd

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

Burnaby, BC - August 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

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

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! Our solar installation and design courses have been reviewed and approved by CSA, NABCEP, and BC Housing as qualified training for those looking to learn about solar energy. Get trained and certified in solar PV installation with Stardust Solar. This is CSA and NABCEP approved prerequisite training with real world hands-on experience. Our solar design & installation training is designed so anyone can attend, whether you’re looking to become a professional solar installer, electrician who wants to bolster their resume, homeowner who wants to do it themselves, or renewable energy enthusiast looking for more knowledge. You do not need any prior knowledge or skills to attend our training and our teachers always ensure the experience is enjoyable.

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.

Webinar Grid-Tie + Off Grid Solar Installation – Theory & Design

Regular Price $999.95 / $799.95 CAD + tax *COVID-19 Pricing* 

2-day Grid-Tie Solar Panel Installation Class – Theory & Design

Regular Price $999.95 / $799.95 CAD + tax *Early-Bird Pricing*

3-day Grid-Tie Solar Panel Installation Class – with Hands-On Experience 

Regular Price $1399.95 / $1199.95 CAD + tax *Early-Bird Pricing*

4-day Grid-Tie + Off Grid Solar Installation – Theory & Design

Regular Price $1399.95 / $1199.95 CAD + tax *Early-Bird Pricing* 

5-day CSA MasterClass Solar Installation – with Hands-On Experience 

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

Your training fees include printed installation manuals, unlimited access to online installation videos, your solar installer certificate, access to our certified installer network which provides you with local jobs, and also delicious catered lunches everyday. Click on class date buttons to confirm payment and reserve your seat. You will then receive a registration confirmation email with pre-course information package. 

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.

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.

Daily Course Curriculum

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) 

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