January-February 2015

Exam Application Deadline Rapidly Approaching
The next application deadline is January 23, 2015. Click Here to start an application!

For more than a decade, NABCEP Certification has been the gold standard for professionals in the renewable energy industry. While NABCEP accepts applications on an ongoing basis, the certification exams are only administered twice a year. To be accepted for the next exam (April 11, 2015), individuals must complete and submit their application by January 23, 2015.

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming certified in PV Installation Professional, PV Technical Sales Professional, or Solar Heating, take the next step today. 

Please Note: The April 11, 2015 exam will be the last opportunity for candidates to test using the 2011 NEC´┐Ż.

Click Here to read more about becoming NABCEP Certified.
Secure Early Bird Registration for NABCEP's Continuing Education Conference
NABCEP's 4th Annual Continuing Education Conference in Albany, NY  is taking place from March 30-April 1, 2015. January 31st is the last day to register under our early bird special. Registration has sold out at previous conferences, so don't miss your chance to register!

This is the ideal opportunity for NABCEP Certificants to earn all of the credits necessary to obtain recertification. Non certified individuals can earn up to 18 hours towards their training requirement for certification. Our conference is one of the most valuable in terms of education and networking for solar professionals.

Luckily, you don't have to take our word for it. Below is a testimonial from one of our 2014 Conference Attendees:

"The 2014 NABCEP Continuing Education Conference was an exciting opportunity to increase my technical skills, keep abreast of industry trends, and connect with a great group of solar professionals."
-Louis Woofenden, Tucson AZ

Click Here to register and read more about this year's conference!
Provide Feedback on Proposed Changes to Entry Level Program
NABCEP is seeking stakeholder input on proposed changes to the NABCEP Entry Level Program, including the PV, Solar Heating, and Small Wind Entry Level Exams. Since 2005, more than 25,000 individuals have taken one of NABCEP's Entry Level Examinations after completing training from one of over 300 Registered NABCEP Entry Level Exam Providers.

Click Here to read more about the proposed changes and submit your comments through the survey link. You can also submit comments via email to: [email protected]
Save the Dates!
BuildingEnergy 15 Conference
When: March 3-March 5
Where: Boston, MA

PV America East
When: March 9-March 11
Where: Boston, MA
Discount code available for NABCEP Certificants. Contact us for details.

NABCEP Continuing Education Conference 2015
Where: Albany, NY
When:  March 30-April 1.
Exhibitor space and Sponsorship packages are nearly sold out! Contact us for more information.

Highlighted Certificant Benefits
NABCEP Certificants and employees of NABCEP Accredited Companies are eligible for the following discounts:

Reduced pricing on CE Conference Registration.

Receive a 10% discount off Conference Registration.

Please email Sue Pratt at [email protected] for all discount codes.

Click Here for a full list of certificant benefits.

Do you have an exclusive benefit to offer our certificants? Email  us at: [email protected]
Upcoming Exam Deadlines

Spring 2015 
Application Deadline: January 23, 2015
Exam Date:  
April 11, 2015

Fall 2015

Application Deadline: August 7, 2015

Exam Date:  

October 24, 2015 

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