Option B - Best Practices: A contract to provide independent inspection or review of existing and proposed physical installations to industry standards and best practices - from a licensed certified PV installer perspective. $
Also very popular - if the system is existing, we will only (1) identify the issues and (2) provide you with an $ estimate cost to fix the issues and NOT contract to fix the system. For example, there may be issues with poor workmanship, not following manufacture's instructions and other issues.
After our independent inspection, to contract to both estimate and correct your issues would be a conflict of interest.
As a result, we only contract for NEW system installations.
10 kW to 100 kW PV systems.
Option C - Contractor and Consultant:
If you need an experienced qualified, competent certified, licensed contractor for an install and additional project support in compliance with safety regulations and training as an OSHA-Authorized Construction Trainer. $
Bread and Butter.
10 kW to 100 kW PV systems or sub-100 kW systems.
Option D - Determine your Needs: Contracting and consulting $ per hour at a negotiated rate.
A great option used by individuals, companies and my contracts with authorities having jurisdictions (AHJs) and independent 3rd party inspection
1 kW to 1 MW PV systems.
Option E - Education: As a certified technical and master classroom trainer, advanced continuing education provider, and OSHA-Authorized Construction Trainer, we provide training and re-training as a contract training provider (CTP).
We have a contract with training centers, community based organizations (CBOs), classes at accredited school districts. For students, to enroll in my classes you may receive ALL beginning and advanced CEUs to apply for certification or re-certification.
Martin Herzfeld is an Independent Master Trainer certified by the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC).
For instance, Solar PV Systems classes are taught in one week 18hr or two weeks 58hr with OSHA 10hr or 30hr for the construction industry classes as an option. Classes are also taught for six weeks in career technical education programs.
Or you may attend my classes at the College or University.