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.

How to Take Better Solar Pictures With Your Drone

This is a guest post from Keith Perry, founder of Hudson Valley Drones. Keith is an instructor in the free course, “Solar + Drones: Managing Lighting, Exposure, and Glare in Your Imagery”. In a previous post, Keith offered up a Solar Company Guide to Drone Hardware.

Simply put, in order for us to obtain a good […]

September 26th, 2020|Categories: Drones, Free Courses|Tags: , |

New Solar + Drones Course – Managing Lighting, Exposure, and Glare in Your Imagery

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Creating awesome drone-based 3D models (i.e. photogrammetry) relies on images having similar key points and coloring. This is particularly crucial for accurately designing and analyzing solar projects. A foundational component of this is capturing data with good “exposure”. Join us for a free webinar that will help you master this skill, including a […]

September 15th, 2020|Categories: Drones, Free Courses|Tags: , , |

“Solar + Drones: Site Surveying and 3D Mapping Around Trees” – A New Free Course for Solar Companies Using Drones


A New Free Solar Drone Course

Flying around trees is the #1 biggest challenge facing solar companies that use drones.

So Scanifly, Northwest Drone Pros, Hudson Valley Drones, and HeatSpring are collaborating on a new free course: “Solar + Drones: Site Surveying and 3D Mapping around Trees”

The course happens live on Zoom at noon eastern on July 29, […]

July 9th, 2020|Categories: Drones, Free Courses, Solar Sales & Marketing|Tags: , , |

New Free Course: Drones, 3D Mapping and LiDAR in Solar

We’re really excited to announce our partnership with Scanifly software. They’ve released a new free course that helps solar companies understand how drones can be used to improve operations and lower the cost of delivering solar.

The 76-minute lecture talks about the challenges of site selection and design that solar companies experience in residential, commercial, and […]

Free Weekly Solar Business Discussion Group with Keith Cronin

We are excited to announce a valuable new offering with solar business expert Keith Cronin available for free every week.

Keith is now hosting a live call every Tuesday @ 10 am PST. Participants discuss current events, solar business tips and strategy, career advice and more. To participate, just enroll here and join the next […]

May 8th, 2020|Categories: Free Courses, Solar Business Growth, Solar Sales & Marketing||