Free Courses


HeatSpring’s expert instructors occasionally give away some amazing free courses. You can see a full list of these courses and enroll by browsing our Free Courses.

Maximum power from a little know micro-inverter company.

If you’re like me, you have a tendency to pass over good information, because you become so busy. Everything becomes urgent and nothing becomes important.

Crisis management is the trend, but what if that can change?

As it relates to the micro-inverter market, there are a few in the marketplace that often put you into this urgency […]

October 21st, 2019|Categories: Free Courses, Product Training, Solar Business Growth, Solar Plus Storage||

Free 2020 NEC Training for NABCEP Solar PV CEU Credit

The 2020 NEC has just been released and you should know all about it! Our new course Photovoltaics and the 2020 National Electric Code (NEC)  will be FREE for the rest of the year.

This course is approved for 2 hours of NABCEP CE and prerequisite credit. You will receive a digital certificate of completion with […]

October 16th, 2019|Categories: Certification, Free Courses, NABCEP, Solar Design & Installation, Solar Plus Storage||

Free Lecture: How Storage Paves the Way for the Grid of the Future

We are excited to announce a new free lecture by Wes Kennedy. This one hour lecture builds the case for battery energy storage systems and then discusses specific use cases for those systems. Topics include problem drivers such as climate change, intermittency of renewable sources, and problems with high penetrations of renewables on the utility […]

January 24th, 2017|Categories: Free Courses, Solar Plus Storage||

Crafting Your Solar Marketing Program — New, FREE Trainings!

At HeatSpring, we’re no strangers to the amazing work of Glenna Wiseman at Identity3 and the Energy Trust of Oregon. That’s why we’ve decided to share the Build it Bright! Crafting Your Solar Marketing Program with our audience.
This training series, facilitated by nationally recognized solar marketing expert (and HeatSpring Solar Woman!) Glenna Wiseman and made possible by […]

Energy Models: Design Tools & Energy Use Simulators

“What is an Energy Model?”
In this brand new free course, P.E. and LEED Fellow Chris Schaffner explains.

Chris describes a variety of methods for modeling building energy consumption. He starts with simple energy estimating tools of increasing complexity and finally arrives at detailed energy simulations.

A few simple methods are described, and spreadsheets built to use these methods […]