REN 205 : Solar Thermal Principles
This course provides a comprehensive overview of solar thermal design, installation and troubleshooting. Topics include solar space heating, solar hot water, solar pool heating and solar cooling for both new and existing construction. Students will learn to assess the viability of solar thermal energy for given factors. Students will also learn about local, state and national codes and regulations. This course will cover all topics required by the National Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP).
Theory Contact Hours: 1
Experimental Laboratory Contact Hours: 4
Program: Renewable Energy