PV202 PV Technical Design

24 Training Hours – Self-Paced – Online – $425.00

[Until the end of the year, the tuition cost of PV202 is reduced to $340.]

(24 hours toward NABCEP PVIP, PVDS, PVIS and PVCMS Certifications)
(includes 6 hours NEC and 2 hours Building and Fire Safety Code)


Image of Solar Installer on Roof of a Virginia HomeThis course instructs on the technical design requirements for residential and commercial interactive PV systems, PV systems with energy storage and wraps up with a cost analysis segment. Each of the 10 lessons contains presentation material followed by question and answer segments and an interactive review quiz.

Supports NABCEP PV Installation Professional, PV Installation Specialist, PV Design Specialist, PV Commissioning and Maintenance Specialist and PV Technical Sales Professional JTAs.

Complete the lessons at your own pace as your work and family schedule allows with 24 hour/7 days a week access. Once enrolled you have 52 weeks to complete the course.

Prerequisite: PV201 or an equivalent course is required prior to this course.


Completion of Solairgen training courses will provide the individual with an expanded knowledge and understanding of the construction trade. These courses are supplemental and not primary to become a licensed professional construction contractor.


Course Outline:

  1. Energy Density and Net Solar Resource
  2. The Physical Configuration
  3. Site Analysis for ResidentialIREC-Logo-Training-Provider
  4. Designing Residential PV Systems
  5. Site Analysis for Commercial Systems
  6. Designing Commercial PV Systems
  7. Site Analysis for Battery Systems
  8. Designing Battery PV Systems
  9. Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Internet access is required to participate in online training.

PV202 provides you with IREC/ISPQ accredited, advanced level technical sales training, and satisfies 24 of the training hours required by NABCEP for certification.