Advanced Photo Voltaic Installation - Certificate
The Advanced Photo Voltaic (PV) Installation Certificate is designed for students who intend to enter the alternative energy workforce, establish a commercial business in the photo voltaic field, and/or prepare for the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) Photo Voltaic and Solar Thermal Installation Certification.
Gainful Employment Disclosure: At public and private not-for-profit institutions, gainful employment programs are Title IV-eligible certificate programs. Effective July 1, 2011, the U.S. Department of Education requires schools with Gainful Employment programs to disclose certain information about these programs. This information can be found at http://nmsua.edu/gainful-employment-disclosures/.
A grade of C- or better is required in all TCEN courses.
Total Credits Required for Certificate: 36
|E T 104||Soldering Techniques||1|
|E T 125||Introduction to Renewable Energy||3|
|OEEM 101||CPR for the Health Care Professional||1|
|OEEM 106||Advanced First Aid||2|
|OETS 104||Basic Mathematics for Technicians||4|
|TCEN 111||Basic Electrical Principles I, DC Circuits||4|
|TCEN 112||PV Power Generation Design Fundamentals||3|
|TCEN 113||OSHA 10 Hour Construction Hazard Identifications||1|
|TCEN 221||Roofing Materials and Methods||3|
|TCEN 222||Photo Voltaic Grid Tie Installation 1||2|
|TCEN 223||Photo Voltaic National Electrical Code Principles||2|
|TCEN 250||Photo Voltaic System Integrator Fundamentals||3|
|TCEN 251||Advanced Photo Voltaic On/Off Grid Installation||3|
|TCEN 252||NABCEP Entry-Level Exam Review||1|
|TCEN 253||Renewable Energy System Troubleshooting and Maintenance||3|
Beginning Fall 2017 TCEN 222 is 4 credits.