Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems

posted Feb 26, 2015, 10:04 AM by Code MO   [ updated Mar 9, 2015, 7:53 AM ]

SMCO is excited to offer our next seminar on Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems as it pertains to the 2011 NEC.  Janet Hughes from Austin,​TX, who is a Master E​lectrician and an IREC Certified Master Trainer™ for PV Installation Professional, will be the presenter.  Janet​ is currently a full time instructor dedicated to providing education related the growing solar market.  This training is provided courtesy of the Solar Instructor Training Network, a DOE program.

​This class will provide information about installation and inspection of solar photovoltaic systems, including information about types of systems, requirements for ground-mounted and roof-mounted systems, equipment ratings, grounding and bounding of solar photovoltaic systems.  Article 690 of the National Electrical Code has seen many changes addressing solar systems in the last several code cycles.  This seminar will answer many questions associated with this new, innovative and growing area of electrical use.

Who should attend this seminar?  Code officials, electrical contractors, builders, engineers, architects and anyone interested in this growing industry.  

 Date:    Wednesday, March 18 2015

 Registration:  8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

 Seminar:    8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

 Location:   Springfield Botanical Center

                      2400 S Scenic Ave

         Springfield, MO

$55 for non-members
$40 for SMCO members

Mail Payments to: SMCO P.O. Box 247

                                    Springfield, MO  65801