March 8, 2012

“Solar Roofing Best Practices” Class Offered at PV America by Industry’s Top Trainers

Jim Kirby, Associate Executive Director of Technical Communications for the National Roofing Contractors Association, teams up with Quick Mount PV’s Director of Training Johan Alfsen and Business Development Manager Jeff Spies to offer “Solar Roofing Best Practices “ at PV America Sunday, March 18.

The four-hour session starts at 1 PM at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, Room C3/C4. The cost is $200, or $150 for SEPA or SEIA members. The class qualifies for 4 NABCEP CE units

Roof penetrations are a tremendous potential liability for solar installers. This workshop will guide solar professionals through roofing best practices that will help protect roof warranties and installer liability when installing solar systems on the roof. The instructors will review common mounting mistakes made in the past, proper roof mounting, and innovations in solar mounting and waterproofing. Mounting and flashing methods for common roof types such as composition/asphalt shingles, tile, metal, wood shake, and various types of flat roofs will be covered.

This in-depth class offers an excellent opportunity to hear three of the most respected trainers in the solar industry on a topic critical to your success as a designer and installer of PV systems.

To register, please visit PV America's online registration.

For assistance with registration, please contact PV America customer service at 866-229-3691 or .

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