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Solar PV for Engineers - Orchard Park

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The Green Building Tech Training Center (GBTC)

4196 Abbott Road

Orchard Park, NY 14127

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This accredited course will provide basic design and installation instruction for engineers for PV systems including National Electric Code,International Fire Code, and International Building Code considerations (or similar code systems). Participants will receive in-depth and hands-on training on the equipment commonly found in PV systems as well as on utilizing local electrical and building codes in the design and installation of PV systems. This course is intended to provide information fundamental to the design and installation of code compliant PV systems, but should not be considered a course that will provide all the information that one may require in this field.

Continuing Education credits are available:

  • NYSED (New York State Education Department): 6 Professional Developments Units for Professional Engineers
  • AIA (American Institute of Architects): 6 Learning Units
  • DOS BSC: 6 in-service training hours from the New York Department of State, Division of Building Standards and Codes
    • Topic 1(Code Enforcement and Administration) - 4 hours
    • Topic 2 (Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code) - 1 hour
    • Topic 3 (Energy Conservation Construction Code) - 1 hour
  • NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners): 5.5 Credit hours
    • PV Installation (JTA 5.5/6 or Elective 5.5/6)
    • PV Tech Sales (JTA 5.5/12 or Elective 5.5/6)
    • SH Installer (JTA 0/6 or Elective 5.5/6)

If applicable, please bring your NY Training ID# or PE # with you to this event in order to sign in correctly for CEUs

Please bring a copy of the NEC Handbook for reference purposes. Additional reference materials and resources available through the PV Trainers Network website (see link):
https://training.ny-sun.ny.gov/resources

There will be a one-hour break for lunch with food provided.

Training location: Mapping applications such as google maps may bring people to the wrong location off of Abbott Road. Continue to follow Abbott Rd until you reach the GTBC house, which is clearly marked by a large Erie Community College sign

For questions, please contact Nicole Novino at Novino@ecc.edu

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4196 Abbott Road

Orchard Park, NY 14127

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