Solar PV Panel System Installation
Hands-on Workshop

PV203 System Design and Installation

5 Days (M-F) – $1275.00 – Hands-on Workshop and Lab

Upcoming PV203 Class Dates

solar panel installation workers on a liftPrerequisite: Completion of Solairgen’s PV201 Online course, or an equivalent accredited solar PV installation course prior to the PV203 class registration deadline.

This nationally certified skills training lab will teach you to design and install PV systems at the professional level. After this workshop, you should be prepared to get in the solar installation industry as a highly skilled professional solar PV system installer.

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Learn all aspects of design and installation of solar panel PV systems in this nationally accredited, hands-on lab.


To ensure competence and confidence, the class will install and commission a complete grid-interactive PV system as a team. You will learn how to correctly apply NEC code requirements when configuring and installing interactive PV systems.

Call: 706-867-0678 local 800-262-7560 toll free for more info.


Upcoming Workshop Dates and Calendar


Solar  PV Training Workshop April 2018 June 2018
July 2018
PV203 PV System Design and Installation 23rd – 27th
4th – 8th
23rd – 27th
Registration Deadlines April 13th
May 25th
July 13th



See what PV203 covers by weekday:


  • Fundamentals of Design, Installation and Safety
  • Evaluate PV cell technology and module characteristics
  • Building a PV array and calculating PV system performance
  • PV system sizing methodology and formulas
  • Evaluate PV array mounting considerations
  • PV array structural load calculations
  • Reviewing safety and OSHA Install residential racking system


  • Electrical Systems and the NEC
  • Utility interactive inverters and systems
  • Determine PV system configuration
  • Identify interactive inverter types and monitoring
  • Wiring from the PV array
  • NEC articles and tables for PV systems


  • NEC Requirements Part 2
  • Equipment requirements
  • AC capacity limitations
  • Residential PV system configuration
  • Configuration example
  • Configuration exercise
  • LAB
    • Residential inverter installation
    • Self-consumption PV system design


  • Commercial and utility PV design
  • Configuration example
  • Configuration exercise
  • LAB: 
    • Commercial racking systems
    • Inspecting and troubleshooting PV components and systems
    • Lab testing component and system operation


  • Cost Analysis for PV components and systems
  • Identifying the PV customer
  • Incentives and metering
  • Pricing and quoting PV systems
  • Financial arrangements and options
  • Environmental offsets measured to PV performance
  • LAB
    • Install interactive PV system

Sign Up for PV203 Here