Become a knowledgable Solar Thermal system installer! Learn the methods used, reasons why, and various applications of solar hot water & space heating. Does not cover crop drying, space cooling, Solar thermal power plants, or solar cooking. It Does cover the basics of hot water system design; 100% – ONLINE
Students in this course will learn the theory, design considerations and installation strategies necessary to install and maintain a solar domestic hot water system. Passive solar water heaters, drainback systems, antifreeze systems, and closed cycle systems are all addressed, as well as an introduction to pool and space heating systems.
Prerequisite: Solar Energy 1, or equivalent
In this 20-hour course, students will learn the basics of how to properly install solar domestic hot water heating systems suitable for northern climates. If you elect to purchase our Solar THermal Home Project Kit, you can then install an outdoor solar shower, experiment with different reflectors to enhance solar capture, record thermal data to you computer, and make an analysis report to show the benefits and drawbacks of three options for a solar thermal system.
All study Materials included. 6 Weeks/60 Hrs Price: $360