This course is brought to you jointly by the N.C. Solar Center and Everblue. It is one of eight courses in the Renewable Energy Technologies Diploma Series. This 5 day course (+ field exam) includes technical theory in the classroom, an assessment exam, and field training. Building Performance Institute(BPI) Certification is a necessary step for professionals looking to get ahead in the green energy industry that is currently in such high demand. EverBlues Building Performance Institute (BPI) Building Analyst and Envelope Specialist Combination course will teach you basic principles of building science to assess energy efficiency in a home while also monitoring conditions that have a direct impact on human health and safety. The course will end with you earning your BPI Certification.
#SustainStrat: Sustainability Education and Training
This 40-hour workshop will introduce participants to the basic concepts, tools, techniques and materials needed to design and construct both battery-based and grid-direct photovoltaic systems. The course will focus on the key competencies addressed in the NABCEP Entry level PV exam and will include the fee for the test. Participants will have up to 6 months to take the test at a Castle Worldwide testing company, at one of these locations: Apex, Boone, Cary, Charlotte, Cullowhee, Durham, Fayetteville, Greensboro, Hudson, Morrisville, Raleigh, or Wilmington. Upon passing, you will receive the NABCEP Entry Level Certification. The NABCEP PV Entry Level Program is designed for individuals wanting to get into the solar field, and is a way to demonstrate achievement of a basic knowledge of the fundamental principles of the application, design, installation and operation of grid-tied and stand-alone PV Systems.