Certificates and Degrees

Solar Panel Technician

Solar-Photovoltaic Technology Certificate

KCC offers a Solar-Photovoltaic certificate and specialization track in the Electrical Technology program.  The program explores the design, installation and use of Solar-Photovoltaic power systems for consumer and commercial applications. Students will be given theory and hands-on lab experience, sizing, installing and maintaining solar-photovoltaic electrical generating systems. Basic hand tools must be supplied by the students. An overall goal of this course is to prepare the student for the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) Solar-PV Entry Level Exam and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) Certificate Exam for Solar-PV site assessment.

Tim Wilhelm