Photovoltaic Roof Systems: Energizing Your Business
Feb. 4, 2013
Want to break into the rooftop photovoltaic system market?
In this NRCA University offering, you will learn the latest information about the terminology, benefits, design considerations, construction details, electrical considerations, code compliance, and business and legal issues associated with photovoltaic roof systems.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to interact with some of the roofing industry's most respected technical experts, including James R. Kirby, vice president of sustainability for The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing. Kris Sutton, industry expert specializing in environmental and photovoltaic system design and instruction, will join Kirby for this exceptional educational opportunity.
In addition, you will receive a complimentary copy of NRCA Guidelines for Roof Systems With Rooftop Photovoltaic Components ($110 value) and Building Owners Guide to Roof-mounted Photovoltaic Systems ($40 value), which will serve as the program's technical basis.
8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8.0 AIA CES LU/SD/HSW Credit
8.0 RCI CEH
8 hours of Florida CILB credit (including WPS)
Provider No.: 0000936
Course No.: 068880
"It was great to hear two different perspectives at this class—one from an architect and another from a field electrician/solar PV installer. I learned new trends, software and changes in code issues. I will continue to attend seminars and continuing education programs and am a huge fan of NRCA training."
—Richard Snediker, A-1 Roofing LLC and Green Wave Solar & Wind, Lakewood, Colo.
"The class was worth attending to examine if expanding solar contracting in your business is right for you. All of the information presented was useful. I recommend attending the seminar to expand one's knowledge and to keep up with current technology, innovations and to better the industry."
—Michael J. Roney, Rainbow Roof Maintenance Co., Inc., Honolulu, Hawaii
"One of the best informational seminars I've taken!"
—Joseph M. Sullivan, Metropolitan Engineering Associates, East Windsor, N.J.
"I highly recommend this class to anyone who 'thinks' they know what they are doing. The class was a real eye-opener, it was to the point and the speakers were great."
—Martin J. Kuypers, Allright Roofing Inc., Ontario, Canada
"NRCA is a professional, proactive association providing a multitude of services for its members. The PV market is an example of current and future opportunities for NRCA members. NRCA recognizes the need for education in this market."
—Martin Morris, Mopac Plant and Building Services, Atlanta, Ga.
"This seminar is a very professional presentation. The manner in which the program was presented was very helpful in trying to make decisions moving forward with solar power."
—Chris L. Cooper, Mandals Inc., Gulfport, Miss.
"Photovoltaics has become a hot topic in my area. This program gave me an unbiased understanding of what does and doesn't work for PV. This is what I needed to get me started in the right direction."
—Jared Stephenson, Kalkreuth Roofing and Sheet Metal, Inc., Lexington, Ky.
"Fantastic class! I learned many facets of the solar roofing business partnership that I had never heard of or considered. The instructors are great and well educated in their fields. I am sorry I didn't bring everyone in my company. Thank you for a great presentation."
—Charles Gross, J. Wilhelm Roofing Co., Vineland, N.J.
"Kris Sutton's presentation on the basics of electricity and PV was highly informative, humorous and educational. I learned a lot more from him than from other instructors at programs I've attended on the same topic because he presented in a concise and clear manner."
—Chris Cole, ADCO, Michigan Center, Mich.
"For anyone wanting to get on the solar wave, this course is a must."
—W. E. (Ed) Jocelyn, AM Roofing Systems, Inc., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
"With the big push for renewable/sustainable energy and how it affects our industry, it is good to know limitations, develop niches and get ahead of the learning curves that develop with new technology. These seminars allow us to identify direction and be able to assist our client base in achieving their goals by providing them with insightful advice and be a part of practical solutions."
—Jack Kenny, Knickerbocker Roofing, Harvey, Ill.
"Excellent class presentation about an exciting topic. Photovoltaics are an opportunity to change our economy and world. I want to take advantage of California's mandate and provide this service to my customers. NRCA can help!"
—Chuck Jewett, Hull Brothers Roofing, Culver City, Calif.
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