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For over 20 years, Solar Energy International has been dedicated to hands-on labs, online solar photovoltaic training, and renewable energy education. SEI also works with grassroots and development organizations to promote sustainability and improve quality of life worldwide through viable outreach programs. With 18 IREC Certified Solar Photovoltaic Trainers and 24 NABCEP Certified Solar PV Installers — more than any other trainer — SEI is the leader in renewable energy education.  View our schedule of in-person and online training >>

Posted On: 06-30-2014
Dear Friends and Alumni of SEI,Happy Fourth of July! Here in Paonia, Colorado, home of SEI’s headquarters, our little community is transformed. Flags line the streets, there’s a parade through our  downtown, and a carnival in town park with lots of contests, including coal shoveling. Everyone comes out in force (and in red, white and blue) to celebrate America’s Independence.
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Posted On: 06-09-2014
SEI's Solar In the Schools Outreach Program Teams up with Colorado Parks and Wildlife Teaching Environments Naturally ProgramK-12 Classrooms visit SEI's PV lab Facility in Paonia, Colorado  
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Posted On: 05-06-2014
Pacheco Company has teamed with Solar Energy International (SEI) to provide Renewable Energy educational classes on Pacheco Company U.S.
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Posted On: 04-30-2014
SEI uses the Modular Object Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment (MOODLE) for our online learning software. The software is known as a learning management system (LMS) and is very popular within higher education around the world.  MOODLE is known as a tool for creating online learning opportunities that is both fun and engaging for the learner.
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Solar Energy International's IREC Accredited PV Training Program offers online and in-person solar PV training that prepares students for the NABCEP Entry Level Exam, NABCEP Solar Photovoltaic Installer Certification, NABCEP PV Technical Sales Certification. Our accredited Solar Hot Water Design and Installation course prepares students for NABCEP Solar Heating Installer Certification.

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