Certification Prep

“Does this credential give me what I need to get into this field?” That’s by far the most common question we get from people interested in clean energy training. People are busy, money is tight, and no matter how bad they want to learn the information, students want a meaningful credential to show for the time they spend in the classroom.

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Time to Recertify Your NABCEP Professional Certification? – A Comprehensive Guide 

You met all the qualifications. You completed the application. You studied and – most importantly – you passed your NABCEP certification exam! Now that you’ve done the hardest part, it’s time to recertify and maintain your NABCEP professional certification. 

Here’s what you need to know… 

Before we dive in, this post is about NABCEP professional certifications. This […]

April 12th, 2023|Categories: Certification, NABCEP, Solar, Solar Design & Installation, Solar miscellaneous||

You Think You’re Selling Solar. You’re Actually Selling These Ten Steps Toward Solar.

The tired sales phrase “always be closing” may have killed more solar deals than it ever landed.  It’s not wrong, per se, but dramatically and widely, misunderstood.  Early on in my solar sales career, I remember walking around believing that stock sales phrases were like magic, and if I just said the right words about […]

March 18th, 2023|Categories: Certification, NABCEP, Solar, Solar Business Growth, Solar miscellaneous, Solar Sales & Marketing||

New Free Course: Denowatts Installer Certification Training

Total global solar installed capacity is expected to reach 2.2 terawatts by 2030, which means the solar O&M sector will be continuing to rapidly grow to keep pace.  According to research from Wood Mackenzie cited in Solar Builder Magazine, the 2030 projected market opportunity is $15 billion – a nearly fourfold increase on 2020 figures […]

OSHA 10 and Other Safety Courses Now Available with HeatSpring

Safety training is often required – and arguably should always be required – to work on construction job sites. It’s also essential to qualify for most NABCEP professional certification exams. The HeatSpring community asks us all the time where to get federally recognized safety training. We are happy to announce HeatSpring is offering OSHA 10, […]

January 19th, 2023|Categories: Certification, NABCEP, Safety, Solar, Solar Design & Installation||

Funding Available to Upskill Your Workforce – Incumbent Worker Training

Did you know that there is funding available from your local workforce development board to upskill your staff? There is! In most areas, it’s called incumbent worker training, but the program titles can vary depending on your local workforce board. 

Incumbent worker training programs are designed to provide direct financial support to train your current staff […]