Register Today for the NABCEP Virtual CE Conference

Will you be attending the NABCEP Virtual CE Conference between September 9th-24th? Many of our students and alumni will be there, and we highly recommend getting connected with NABCEP if you are serious about a career in solar energy! This is one of the MUST ATTEND conferences for solar professionals in the industry. In addition, [...]

By |2020-10-21T13:35:53-06:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: NABCEP Certification, Solar Training (Electric), Special Events|Comments Off on Register Today for the NABCEP Virtual CE Conference

SEI hosting workshops and training at InterSolar 2020 North America

Between February 3-6, Solar Energy International (SEI) will be attending Intersolar North America 2020. Come and immerse yourself in our vibrant, in-depth technical training workshops, along with lively conference sessions to keep you up to speed on the latest trends and tech. On February 3, SEI will be conducting two paid workshops (see below), both [...]

By |2020-10-21T13:35:59-06:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: NABCEP Certification, Solar Training (Electric), Special Events|Comments Off on SEI hosting workshops and training at InterSolar 2020 North America

Alumni Highlight: Josh Rogers, from SEI student to Director of Solar Operations for Duke Energy Renewables

At Solar Energy International (SEI) we love to share exciting news about what our alumni are up to as they move forward in their careers out in the field. Alumni Josh Rogers is the Director of Solar Operations for Duke Energy Renewables in Charlotte, North Carolina.  According to Josh, he first learned about SEI a [...]

By |2020-10-21T13:36:04-06:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: Alumni, Alumni Highlight, NABCEP Certification, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Alumni Highlight: Josh Rogers, from SEI student to Director of Solar Operations for Duke Energy Renewables

Happy Earth Week: Here’s Your Chance to Win a FREE SEI Class!

HAPPY EARTH WEEK! Monday, April 22 is officially Earth Day, but at Solar Energy International (SEI) every day is Earth Day. We’re taking this week to celebrate the successes and journeys of our SEI students and alumni. On Earth Day we’re making a BIG announcement: One person in our network is going to receive an [...]

By |2020-10-21T13:36:06-06:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: Alumni, Battery-Based, Charitable Programs, Developing World, NABCEP Certification, Professional Services, Solar Training (Electric), Solar Training (Thermal), Special Events|Comments Off on Happy Earth Week: Here’s Your Chance to Win a FREE SEI Class!

Register Today! NABCEP Continuing Education Conference in San Diego March 25-28

Will you be attending the NABCEP CE Conference March 25-28? Many of our students and alumni will be there, and we highly recommend getting connected with NABCEP if you are serious about a career in solar energy! This is one of the MUST ATTEND conferences for solar professionals in the industry. More information. ABOUT THE [...]

By |2019-02-26T19:38:07-07:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Alumni, Battery-Based, NABCEP Certification, Professional Services, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Register Today! NABCEP Continuing Education Conference in San Diego March 25-28

Last chance to earn 12 FREE NABCEP CEUs- Register for SEI’s Free Online Solar Installation Safety by August 15th!

For folks new to solar to those with years of experience, SEI's Solar Installation Safety Training has been a huge success. Hundreds of our earliest enrollees have completed the free online safety course, with glowing reviews. Says one student, “it was well worth every minute to listen and participate in the interactive online program”- woohoo [...]

By |2018-07-31T15:45:48-06:00July 30th, 2018|Categories: Alumni, Battery-Based, Charitable Programs, NABCEP Certification, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Last chance to earn 12 FREE NABCEP CEUs- Register for SEI’s Free Online Solar Installation Safety by August 15th!

SEI’s updated PVOL202: Advanced PV System Design and the NEC course launches February 26th!

Want to learn about Photovoltaic (PV) Design and the 2017 National Electrical Code (NEC) from a technical team with over 100 years of collective solar industry experience? Take Solar Energy International (SEI)’s updated PVOL202: Advanced PV System Design and the NEC course, which launches February 26th! Last October,  SEI’s PV Curriculum Development Team decided it [...]

By |2020-10-21T13:36:20-06:00February 14th, 2018|Categories: NABCEP Certification, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on SEI’s updated PVOL202: Advanced PV System Design and the NEC course launches February 26th!

Solar Energy International (SEI) Represented on the 2020 NFPA Code-Making Panel 4 for the National Electrical Code (NEC)

Nationally, SEI is directly involved with the 2020 National Electrical Code (NEC). Rebekah Hren, (Principal) and Brian Mehalic (Alternate) represent SEI on NFPA Code-Making Panel 4 for the NEC. At the First Draft meeting in January, they worked with other panel members to review and respond to hundreds of public inputs submitted for consideration as [...]

By |2020-10-21T13:36:21-06:00January 31st, 2018|Categories: Alumni, Battery-Based, NABCEP Certification, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Represented on the 2020 NFPA Code-Making Panel 4 for the National Electrical Code (NEC)

Preparing for NABCEP’s three new specialty certification exams with SEI’s solar installer training courses

This month, The North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) officially announced three new specialty certifications. According to the NABCEP website, the certifications were developed in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)’s Sunshot Initiative, in an effort to reflect the demands of the solar industry. So how does Solar Energy International (SEI)’s [...]

By |2018-02-03T05:14:36-07:00January 24th, 2018|Categories: Alumni, Battery-Based, NABCEP Certification, Solar Professionals Certificate Program, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Preparing for NABCEP’s three new specialty certification exams with SEI’s solar installer training courses

SEI textbook sales spike in December, find out why

Have you ever wondered what Solar Energy International (SEI) is up to when summer class sessions end for the winter? Besides our ongoing schedule of online solar energy training classes, you might be surprised to learn that December is the busiest time of year for textbook sales! Developed and written by SEI, Solar Electric Handbook: [...]

By |2017-12-21T21:38:35-07:00December 21st, 2017|Categories: NABCEP Certification, Solar Professionals Certificate Program, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on SEI textbook sales spike in December, find out why