Solar Hot Water Molokai Training
Sustainable Living Institute of Maui News Release
Want to learn about solar hot water installation? Now’s your chance, in an upcoming training program offered on Molokai. The Solar Hot Water Training Program is a hybrid course that combines six weeks of online classes followed by three final days of classes held on-site at the UH Molokai Education Center.
The training provides entry-level training in solar hot water design and installation. The curriculum introduces students to solar thermal applications, theory, safety issues, troubleshooting and monitoring, solar thermal design and installation, and licensing and permitting requirements. The course includes both classroom and hands-on experience.
Classes include online education on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on March 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26 and 28, and April 2, 4, 9 and 11. On-site Molokai classes will be held Thursday through Saturday, April 24 to 26, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Twelve scholarships are available for the program. To apply, go to sustainablemaui.org or visit the UH Molokai office. Applications must be received by Feb. 15.
This program is 100 percent funded by the U.S. Department of Labor through the Rural Development Project.