New Bundle Announcement: Residential Solar Service Technician Training Package

The need for experienced and knowledgeable solar service technicians is growing quickly to keep pace with residential solar deployment. According to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the residential solar market experienced its 6th consecutive record year in 2022, growing 40% over 2021 with 5.9 GW installed. That is a whole lot of residential solar […]

September 6th, 2023|Categories: NABCEP, Operations & Maintenance, Safety, Solar, Solar Design & Installation, Solar miscellaneous||

2023 NEC Article 706.15 – Clarifying ESS Emergency Shutdown

In 2022, the National Fire Protection Administration (NFPA) released the 2023 National Electrical Code (NEC). Updating the code every 3 years allows for clarification and correction of unintended consequences or gaps in the regulations. Article 706.15 in the 2023 NEC is a great example of why it’s important to continually update the NEC. Tune into […]

August 28th, 2023|Categories: Free Courses, NABCEP, Safety, Solar, Solar Design & Installation||

Many Companies Already Meet the Requirements for NABCEP Company Accreditation – Here’s the Guide on How to Get It Done

As the U.S. continues to install more solar than any other new generation source, the role of quality solar installation companies cannot be overstated. With the growing demand, the need for skilled and qualified professionals in the industry has become more critical than ever. This is where the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners […]

The Ultimate Guide to Launching your Solar Career with the NABCEP PV Associate Credential

The PV Associate is the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners’ (also known as NABCEP – pronounced NAB-cəp – not with each letter spelled out) entry-level credential. It is intended for folks newer to the solar industry, students in renewable energy programs, or job seekers looking to get into the solar industry.

It’s a great […]

August 9th, 2023|Categories: Certification, NABCEP, Solar, Solar Design & Installation, Solar miscellaneous||

New NABCEP PV Technical Sales Prep Bundles are Live on HeatSpring to Meet Updated NABCEP Requirements

In November 2022, NABCEP announced that they were updating the recertification and exam requirements for the PV Technical Sales (PVTS) Certification to align with changes in the industry. The old eligibility option is no longer available after August 31, 2023. 

Let’s dive into these new requirements so you know what it takes to become PV Technical […]

August 2nd, 2023|Categories: Certification, NABCEP, Solar, Solar Business Growth, Solar miscellaneous, Solar Sales & Marketing||