Installing solar panels are becoming more and more popular. Thousands of home & commercial owners are looking for "Solar Installers" to install solar panels on their roof-top. Thousands of experienced solar installers are doing the same kind of work as independent contractors. IN fact, independent contractor positions are in high demand. By 2020, 65% of solar installation will be done by independent solar installers. This course will prepare participants to design and install solar photovoltaics on roof-tops. This class will cover solar, electrical, and city code as well as electrical writing. Materials fees $40 (Covers printed copies & CDs) to be paid to the instructor on the first day of class. Optional information on how to receive hands-on training on real world installation with Grid Alternatives will be available to students upon request.