This course covers associate level concepts associated with theory of electricity generated from the sun. The course content covers principles and design of photovoltaic (PV) systems. Upon successful completion of the course, students will have demonstrated a basic understanding of PV markets and applications; safety basics; electrical and mechanical design; performance analysis; and PV maintenance and troubleshooting. This course is designed to prepare the student to take the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP PV) entry-level exam. Those participants who successfully complete the training will be eligible to take the exam which will be proctored by a NABCEP-approved proctor.