Matt Ellison Achieves NABCEP Certification

[Knoxville, TN]    Matthew Ellison, engineer at ARiES Solar , achieved the solar industry’s leading recognition of installation proficiency from the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP®), and is now a NABCEP Certified PV Installation Professional TM. NABCEP is the most prestigious and well established national certification organization for renewable energy professionals. Receiving classification as a NABCEP PV Installation Professional is widely understood to be the most useful and important certification of its kind in the solar industry. The price of solar PV (photovoltaic) systems has diminished greatly in the past few years, providing many more homeowners, communities, and companies the opportunity to “go solar.” NABCEP certification is a guarantee that the customer has to know who in their solar community is a quality contractor. To obtain his NABCEP certification, Ellison needed to record all related training and experience in PV system installation. After documenting his experience, he was required to pass an intense examination which covered the many skills needed to correctly design, install and maintain PV systems. The examination gauges expertise on electrical and mechanical system design, job site safety, the National Electrical Code, roofing and construction techniques, and system maintenance. “Receiving the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification is an exciting milestone on my solar PV career path,” says Matt Ellison. “My high standards, education, and work ethic are now recognized and approved by the leading US solar PV installer certifying body. Our clients can feel confident, knowing that ARiES products and services have been provided by a third-party-qualified installer.” “One thing you can be assured of when hiring a NABCEP Certified PV Installation Professional...