Solar Panel Installer Program

This course is designed to give students the knowledge and hands on experience needed to qualify as a entry level solar PV panel installer. The Solar PV Installer course will run from 9:00am until 4:30pm Monday through Friday for three weeks from Monday January 8 through Friday January 26, 2018 at the C.C. Woodson Recreation Center (210 Bomar Ave, Spartanburg, SC).

Who is eligible? Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union County residents who are veterans, displaced workers, unemployed or underemployed (e.g., working less than 30 hours per week). 

Qualified applicants will receive the following:


  • A scholarship to take the Solar PV Installer course for free
  • A Solar PV Installer Course, Certificate of Completion
  • OSHA 10 Construction Certification
  • First Aid Certification
  • A ticket to take the NABCEP exam
  • A meal & travel stipend for perfect attendance 
  • Referrals to local solar PV employers

Note: In 2018, Cypress Creek Renewables will spend 1.5 billion, on 80 solar farm projects in SC, that will generate 10,000 solar jobs.

For more information please contact Robert Robinson at (650) 284-8762.