BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

RNET-271 - Applied Photovoltaic Techniques - 1.50 Credits

RNET-271 - Applied Photovoltaic Techniques - 1.50 Credits

Course Details
In this course students will become familiar with popular roof styles and the mitigation of roofing systems after penetration by Photovoltaic mounting hardware. A review of safety practices for installers and Electrical Code applications along with the attributes of various mounting systems for PV arrays and how they affect roofs will also be covered. Students will have the opportunity to actually install a PV system utilizing correct mounting components for the system application. Students will be able to undertake all aspects of the activities associated with photovoltaic system maintenance and troubleshooting. Also included will be the applications of solar systems, the market for solar energy including efficiency, costs, and conservation.
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  • CAREER TRAINING (ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES) Department
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    Contact Hours: 48
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