How can I start a career in Solar energy?

I want to learn how to install solar panels do i need a certificate or schooling to start in this Field?

Asked By: Chanel - 4/26/2009
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You can enter this field as a "helper", and get on-the-job training. If you get a Union paying job, you will need more experience, normally... More
Answered By: Dave W - 4/26/2009
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Go to school for it like any other career.
Answered By: mychemicalromancegirl - 4/26/2009
Find some companies in your area that install solar panels and see if you can intern, apprentice or work for cheap. Go to college, major in electrical engineering, minor in environmental studies or something similar.
Answered By: Shaune - 4/26/2009
i have seen a guy working in this field, and i am sure he never got proper schooling or has any certificate but you need to learn how to join wires and which ones to join where, making solar panels need rocket scientists, installing them does not need one
Answered By: aloo82 - 4/26/2009
Start with this book, its the best intro to solar... More
Answered By: SolarBerg - 4/27/2009 More
Answered By: Dave S. - 4/30/2009
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