TITLE

Ulster BOCES Adult Career Education Center

PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Hudson Valley Business Journal;4/17/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on the New York-based Ulster BOCES Adult Career Education Center which offers solar electric practitioner training and training in renewable energy applications. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority provided funds for the development of the center's Photovoltaic (PV) Practitioner Institute. Some of the training courses offered by the institute includes "Introduction to PV Technology," "PV Installer's Course," "PV Training for Skilled Trades People," "PV and the National Electric Code," and "Solar Electric for the Consumer."
ACCESSION #
20920766

 

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