The Renewable Energy Technologies Diploma Series gives the participant a depth and breadth of knowledge needed to be successful in this industry. Earn 120 contact hours, or three 40-hour certificate courses to complete this non-degree program. Continuing education credits for different professionals are available.
The award winning Renewable Energy Technologies (RET) Diploma Series is a continuing-education training program that provides:
To earn this continuing education diploma from NC State University, you must complete a minimum of 120 hours under the Diploma Series. In addition, the program can help meet the required continuing education for professionals in certain fields.
There are three main pathways to earn a RET diploma: Solar Project Development, Photovoltaic Technician, and BPI/RESNET.
The Solar Project Development Pathway includes:
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This education pathway sets you on the path towards the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification and your Renewable Energy Technologies Diploma. This will also give you the skills to address the emergent and immediate needs of the solar industry by delving deep into topics on battery-based PV Systems, and operations and maintenance of solar installations.
The PV Technician Pathway includes:
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This education pathway sets you on the course to earning a Building Performance Institute (BPI) certification and/or Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Rater Certification while also earning your Renewable Energy Technologies Diploma
The BPI/RESNET Pathway includes*:
*Only three of these classes are required to earn the Renewable Energy Technologies Diploma. You may choose which three you are interested in to achieve your 120 hours of training.
Contact Megan Berry at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in the BPI/RESNET pathway.
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