Idaho 4 Hour Industry Related: Photovoltaic (Solar) Systems


4 Hour Course

Course ID: ID14199

Approved By: Idaho Division of Building Safety

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This 4 hour course covers the industry related topic of Photovoltaic (PV) Systems for Idaho licensees.

We’ll start with an introduction to PV systems, then move into components and configuration, electrical sources, battery types, and electrical integration, among others. We’ll wrap this course up with a look at conductors wiring methods, overcurrent protection, disconnects, grounding, and PV battery systems.

  • Photovoltaic Systems
    • Photovoltaic Systems [16 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction
      • 02. Components and Configuration
      • 03. Electrical Sources
      • 04. PV System Configurations
      • 05. Battery Principles
      • 06. Battery Types
      • 07. Battery Systems
      • 08. Charge controller features
      • View Additional Activities
        • 09. Charge controller types
        • 10. Electrical Integration
        • 11. Conductors wiring methods
        • 12. Overcurrent Protection
        • 13. Disconnects
        • 14. Grounding
        • 15. PV Battery Systems
        • 16. Conclusion
  • Course Completion
    • Mandatory Questionnaire
    • Certificate of Completion

Instructor Bio

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Charles "Chuck" Price is At Your Pace Online's Subject Matter Expert for the Electrical Trade. He started out in grocery management at the age of 18 and after 5 years decided to venture into the electrical trade in 1996. He served his apprenticeship and quickly became a foreman running work. He gained experience in many facets of the trade such as working on traffic signals, hospitals and healthcare buildings, waste water treatment plants, and many commercial applications including telecommunications data centers. He currently is working for the area's largest healthcare system.
One of his passions is working with kids - and that starts with his own two boys! He has coached youth football and basketball at several levels and is part of a men's organization that raises money for the youth as well. He is a leader in the local 4-H group, helping kids learn about animal science. All in all, Chuck focuses on being the best father he can be, while maintaining a firm grasp on the ever-changing electrical industry.

Course Reviews

April 26th, 2019
Very thorough great information

January 30th, 2019
Simple, Educational. Divided up nicely.

December 30th, 2018
The course was informative and well put together.

October 9th, 2018
a very worth whale class

March 25th, 2018
When I in large the images the text is not clear, out of focus.

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November 23rd, 2018
I would like to see examples of the information

November 19th, 2018
Information was great. Might need some updating though? There were a couple references towards NEC 2011. As I'm sure the information is up to date, the pictures and references can cause questioning.

January 5th, 2019
I still don't know how to install a net wired PV system on my home

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