Committee: Renewable Energy JATC 1126

Apprenticeship Programs Offered:

  • Renewable Energy Technician

Minimum Qualifications for Applicants are:

1. Minimum of eighteen (18) years of age.
2. High school graduate or GED or College Graduate
3. 1 year of high school math with a “C” or better or post High School equivalent or Placement test placing you in any math above basic math from a local Community College

Renewable Energy Technician

Job Description:

Licensed Limited Renewable Energy technicians install, maintain, finish, and remove renewable energy systems, including wind, solar, micro-hydroelectricity, fuel cells, and engine generators for off-grid systems. Work processes involve wire pulling and splices, conduit, flex, tray, and duct, control panels and controls, wiring devices, removal and finish work, installation of solar electric systems, and may include rooftop work, heavy lifting, digging and trenching, and other physical labor associated with the installation of solar electric systems. This is a 4000 hour on the job training program with 288 hours of schooling/related training.