Product Description

SEI’s Continuing Education Package Plan for NABCEP Recertification consists of 18+ credit hours chosen from our CE Webinar Offerings.  Choose your webinars to meet the 6 Code Based hours, 6 JTA Hours and 6 Other/NonTechnical Hours required by NABCEP for Recertification.

SEI’s Continuing Education program is aligned with the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) approved topic list for re-certification. Individuals from other trades and industries such as electricians and roofers can also take advantage of these sessions toward their CE requirements. These sessions are offered as on-demand recorded presentations to provide flexibility for the busy professional.

Once you purchase the package we will contact you to get your webinar selections. Or you can email your choices to sei@solarenergy.org after making your purchase here.  Choose your webinars from the following:


CE501: 2011 NATIONAL ELECTRIC CODE UPDATES FOR THE SOLAR PROFESSIONAL

NABCEP CE Hours: 3 Code Based/Other/(JTA-Tech Sales).  This online solar training webinar provides a professional training opportunity targeted to a highly technical audience seeking 2011 National Electric Code updates and how they affect the solar professional and PV system installation and design.

CE505: CODE COMPLIANT ROOF MOUNTING & WATERPROOF FLASHING

NABCEP CE Hours: 2 JTA/Other.  Roof penetrations are a tremendous liability for solar installers. This presentation will cover important roofing codes and methods to meet roofing best practices.

CE506: CODE-COMPLIANT CONDUCTOR SIZING FOR GRID-DIRECT PV SYSTEMS

NABCEP CE Hours: 3 Code Based/Other/(JTA – Tech Sales).  PV system conductors operate in extreme environments – fortunately the 2011 NEC brought much needed clarity to wire sizing for PV systems.

CE510 TIPS, TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES OF THE SOLAR INDUSTRY

NABCEP CE Hours: 2 JTA/Other.  Veteran SEI instructor Ken Gardner shares lessons learned from on-the-job experience and best practices compiled from a variety of industry leaders over the years.

CE511: PV SYSTEM O&M STRATEGIES AND TECHNIQUES

NABCEP CE Hours: 2 JTA/Other.  This is a two hour discussion about operations and maintenance (O&M) of grid-direct PV systems.

CE512: AC COUPLING

NABCEP CE Hours: .75 JTA/Other.  Although the concept of AC coupling has been maturing over the last ten years or so, there are still many questions that surround this unique model of grid tied battery backup and stand-alone systems.

CE513: ROOFTOP PV: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ROOF SYSTEMS

NABCEP CE Hours: 2 JTA/Other.  This webinar will provide the basics about how roofs function and will explain in detail considerations specific to roof systems when PV systems are installed.

CE514: ROOFTOP PV: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BUILDING AND FIRE CODES

NABCEP CE Hours: 2 JTA/Other.  This webinar will discuss the new code requirements for PV installations in easy-to-understand ways so the codes become less intimidating.

CE516: 2014 NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE® AND PV SYSTEMS

NABCEP CE Hours: 3 Code/Other/(JTA-Tech Sales).  The National Electrical Code® drives industry-wide best practices as well as product development cycles of PV component manufacturers, so whether you’re an installer, designer, manufacturer, engineer, or building official, it’s critical to stay on top of the game.

CE517: PERFORMANCE MODELING OF PV SYSTEMS

NABCEP CE Hours: 3.5 JTA/Other.  Estimating the production of PV systems is critical for their success.  Modeling is required for any sort of financial calculations, as well as for back-testing system performance.