Why Get an Associate Credential?

NABCEP credentials offer the most esteemed recognition in solar industry.
NABCEP Certifications Why Get an Associate Credential?

Benefits of NABCEP Associate Credentials

NABCEP’s Associate Program benefits new installers, experienced workforce personnel, employers and the public. Linking your name to the NABCEP Associate Credential tells employers that you are serious about a career in renewables.

Click the link to read the NABCEP Associate Handbook, which provides full Associate Program details.

Having a NABCEP Associate Credential offers employers and consumers a quick reference to the kind of installer you will be. Before the interview, before even reading your resume or job application, featuring your NABCEP Associate Credential lets people know that you are:

  • Committed
  • Enthusiastic
  • Safety-minded
  • Armed with the fundamental knowledge of quality installations

NABCEP Career Pathways Brochure

If you are interested in a solar-related career, NABCEP’s Career Pathways Brochure can help you find the right career path. If you’re interested in a career in design, installation, maintenance, or another aspect of working in photovoltaics, NABCEP Board Certifications can boost your earning potential by an average of $11,000 per year and help you qualify for jobs that match your career interests.

NABCEP Board Certifications are earned by demonstrating your training, experience, and passing a rigorous exam. Board Certifications positively impact your career by giving you:

  • Increased marketability
  • Validation of knowledge
  • Enhanced reputation, credibility, & consumer confidence

Click here to print or download a copy of the NABCEP PV Career Pathways Brochure.