Industrial Services

FIELD offers a pre-apprenticeship program in Solar Industrial Technology that is integrated within our high school charter school.  The focus on the curriculum is to provide a foundation for careers in the energy and alternative energy sectors. Career Technical Education focus on energy is a 372 hour instruction designed to culminate in a minimum of a 12 hour job shadowing segment.

Classes may include Occupational Health and Safety (OSHA), CPR, applied math in algebra, geometry and Trigonometry, blue print reading and design, electricity, energy auditing and solar photovoltaic installation. Students will be prepared to take and pass the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) test which is a nationally recognized certification for level 1solar photovoltaic installers.

Other employer based trainings have been provided by FIELD in he past and depend on the availability of employer contracts and funding.  These include:
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Communication & Conflict Resolution Training
  • Leadership and Supervisorial Training
  • Process Improvement