Apply Now for No-Cost Solar PV Installation Technician Training

By on April 3, 2019
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Participants in STLCC’s Accelerated Solar PV Installation Tech training gain fundamental knowledge to compete for entry-level solar installer positions.

Apply now for classes starting April 29, 2019.

Upon successful completion of this 8-week course, you will:

  • Learn to calculate power potential and design Solar PV Systems for homes
  • Install Solar PV systems (solar panels and inverters) on a mock roof
  • Understand how Solar PV systems operate
  • Be prepared to take the Solar PV Associate Exam through the National American Board of Certified Energy Professionals (NABCEP)

Classes start April 29

  • 8-week course, Monday-Wednesday-Friday evenings (5-9 p.m.)
  • Classes are held at the Center For Workforce Innovation on the Florissant Valley campus


  • Free of charge to qualified students (see eligibility requirements, below)
  • Includes instruction, books and Solar PV Associate NABCEP exam

Eligibility Requirements

  • High School diploma or High School Equivalency (GED or HiSET)
  • Take WorkKeys tests, the minimum WorkKeys scores required are:
    Workplace Documents – 5
    Applied Mathematics – 5
    Graphic Literacy – 4
  • Priority given to residents of the Promise Zone with driver’s license

Get Started Now

To learn more about this program and to be considered for the class, please contact us in one of the following ways:

  • Give us a call at 314-644-9786
  • Or complete the online form at

This workforce solution was funded by a grant awarded by Bank of America Charitable Foundation. The solution was created by the grantee. Bank of America Charitable Foundation makes no guarantees, warranties, or assurances of any kind, express or implied, with respect to such information, including any information on linked sites and including, but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or ownership

About Richard Schumacher

Richard Schumacher is the technology manager for the Workforce Solutions Group of St. Louis Community College. He connects, designs, and applies technology to meet business user needs with eLearning, training, web content, instructional design, IT system, and performance improvement solutions. Richard has held various Microsoft Certifications since 1993. Learn more about Richard by following him: LinkedIn - Twitter - Articles - Email

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