Solar/Wind Applications

Dual Credit High School Academy

​CVTC has partnered with the Department of Energy (DOE) to offer solar training to students over the next three years. Students have the opportunity to earn two credits in our Solar/Wind Application course. This course is the first course in our 15 credit Renewable Energy Technical Diploma. Students have the opportunity to complete the remaining credits in the evening HVAC program.

Dates: June 14- 30, 2021 | M-Th

Times: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. | 30 min. break for lunch

*Students will be required to complete 31.5 hours of work in an online format

Location: CVTC Energy Education Center

Course Description

​601-144 Solar/Wind Applications (2 credits)
This course provides an overview of solar water heating, solar air heating, solar photovoltaic and wind applications. Students will be involved in the installation, maintenance, service and performance of these systems. Passive and active solar systems will be reviewed. The declination angle and the effect it has on the sun's radiation during winter and summer is detailed in site evaluation. The student will be given the opportunity to explore and evaluate small wind systems.

Just the Facts

Summer 2021
2 Credit High School Academy

Registration Status //

Academy Dates //
June 14 - June 30, 2021

Days of Week //
Mon - Thu

Times //
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Classroom Location //
CVTC Energy Education Center

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