Solar Commissioning and Maintenance Specialist Certification (PVCMS)

Solar PV Commissioning and Maintenance Specialist (PVCMS)

NABCEP Certified Specialists:

Notice: PV201 or equivalency is a requirement for all Solairgen advanced courses.

PV Commissioning & Maintenance Specialist (PVCMS): This certification shows that you understand and follow a quality-oriented process for achieving, verifying, and documenting the performance of PV systems as well as performing preventive and corrective maintenance operations. 

Requirement for Advanced PV training: Complete 24 training hours from an accredited program, 6 of which must be National Electrical Code (NEC) training hours.

Solairgen Recommended Courses:

Option 1 = 24 hours: PV202 Online

PV202 Solar PV Technical Design – 24 hour Includes 6 hours NEC and 2 hours fire safety 

Option 2 = 30 hours: PV222 and PV224 – Online

PV222 Interactive PV Configuration – 12 hours Includes 6 hours NEC and 2 hours building & fire code

PV223 Maintenance & Troubleshooting – 6 hours

PV225 Utility Scale PV System Configuration – 6 hours

Option 3 = 40 hours: PV203 – In-class with hands-on labs

PV203 PV System Design and Installation – 40 hours Includes 8 hours NEC and 6 hours building & fire code

Solairgen is an IREC Accredited Training Provider, a NABCEP registered provider for the Associate Credential exam and a NABCEP registered provider of continuing education.