Event: PV101: Solar Training - Solar Electric Design and Installation (Grid-Direct) Workshop Sessions

Monday, October 8, 2012 - 08:00 to Friday, October 12, 2012 - 17:00
Event Description: 

Solar Energy International

Category: Solar Training (Electric) 

Course Description: This course will provide an overview of the three basic PV system applications, primarily focusing on grid-direct systems. The goal of the course is to create a fundamental understanding of the core concepts necessary to work with all PV systems, including:  system components, site analysis, PV module criteria, mounting solutions, safety, and commissioning. The course will also cover the basics of sizing a residential grid-direct system, wire sizing, overcurrent protection, and grounding – all of which will be expanded upon in PV202.

Open Complete Workshop Description

Classroom Location:
Historical Entrance at Pinecrest Gardens
Village of Pinecrest
11000 SW 57th Avenue
Pinecrest, FL 33156

Transportation and Travel: 
Map of Pinecrest Village:   www.pinecrest-fl.gov/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=69

Located six miles southwest of Miami, Florida, Pinecrest is a suburban village of the larger city. The village lies two miles inland from Florida's east coast. The town's close proximity to the shore makes Pinecrest a vacation destination, with all the amenities and attractions of a big city.

Closest Airport to the classroom:
Miami International Airport (MIA) is approx 15 miles away. 
Click here for a map from Miami International Airport to classroom.