NABCEP PV Design Specialist

Earn your NABCEP PV Design Specialist Certification.

This training program is perfectly aligned with the education / training requirements to sit for the PV Design Specialist exam offered through the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP).

  38 HOURS
NABCEP PV Design Specialist

Earn a Solar PV Design Certification

Upskill Quickly

With this program, you'll be able to specialize in solar PV system design. These skills are critical to any solar project, so you'll be in high demand when you're done with the training!

Improve Your Knowledge

Solar installer is often the flashy job title that people begin researching, but it's important to round out your knowledge and understand the foundational design steps that are critical for all installation projects.

Qualify for a NABCEP Certification

This NABCEP-approved program satisfies the education / training requirement to sit for the NABCEP PV Design Specialist exam.

"Instructors were knowledgeable, and material covered was appropriate. I learned a lot from the course."

- Phillip W. Moore


How to Get Started

Start here & satisfy the NABCEP PV Design Specialist eligibility requirements.
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1. Take Our Course

Our self-paced online program consists of several short video presentations. Simply follow along on your computer.
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2. Document Work Experience

In addition to training, NABCEP also requires that you show proof of work experience to qualify for the design exam.
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3. Schedule Exam Appointment

You’ll choose a date/time to take your computer-based test with Scantron.

Get 6 Months Access

This class features 24 sections, with each section taking 30 minutes to 2 hours to complete. Students should complete modules in the order that they appear to get the most out of the program.

What You'll Learn

  • Customer Expectations
  • Project Criteria
  • Project Site
  • Mechanical Design
  • Electrical Design
  • System Monitoring
  • Project Documentation
  • Permits and Approvals
  • Safety

Start Your NABCEP PV Design Training Online

Gain instant access so you can start training today!




Program Highlights
Start Now & Access Self-Guided Content
Log In & Participate Any Time 24/7
Watch from a PC, Mac, or Mobile Device
20 Hours of Solar Design Training
8 Hours of 2017 NEC Code Training
10 Hours of OSHA Construction Safety Training
Includes Downloadable Printed Resources
Access to Course Materials for 6 Months
Everblue Certificate of Completion

"Great training, a ton of good information, great instructor."

- Timothy Tregoning


Quick Answers to Your NABCEP Questions

Who is this class intended for?

This solar training course is intended for anyone who wants to become a solar PV system designer and wants to earn the NABCEP PV Design Specialist Certification.

Will I be able to start a business after taking this course?

Between the comprehensive range of knowledge presented in this package and the work experience required to sit for the NABCEP exam, you will be ready to start a business after earning your NABCEP PV Design Specialist Certification.

Is this course available to international candidates?

Yes! Because the training is online (self-paced), it is accessible from anywhere with a secure Internet connection.