the Certified Installer:

the Certified Installer:

  • Increased credibility
  • Validation of experience and knowledge

“When customers see NABCEP Certification on our website or on my business card, they know that I’ve been trained to meet the high standards of this national certification.”

David Verner, Adirondack Solar, NABCEP Certified

the Nation:

the Nation:

  • Inspires consumer confidence
  • Improves the industry workforce
  • Expands the renewable energy market
  • Increases education and awareness

“Systems installed by NABCEP certified installers have fewer problems at the time of inspection than those installed by non-certified installers.”

PV Workforce Development and the Market for customer-Sited PV McRae et al. ASES 2008

the Public:

the Public:

  • Quality assurance
  • Consumer protection through increased safety
  • Improved system performance

“Our PV system was a big investment in the future and I wanted it installed by a professional with national credentials to make sure it was installed properly. The NABCEP certified installer did just that.”

Mike Burnetter, Home Owner and Professional Engineer

the Individual States:

the Individual States:

  • A national program eliminates the need for state-by-state credentialing programs
  • Maximizes the use of state funds
  • Way of monitoring renewable energy

“NABCEP provides services that are absolutely essential for the continued growth of the clean energy economy.”

Francis J. Murray, President and CEO of NYSERDA