Solar 101 Class

TCAT Knoxville Hosts Solar 101 Class on May 21

May 21 from noon – 2:00 pm (bring your own lunch).

RSVP to to attend this free class!

Hosted by Tennessee College of Applied Technology in Knoxville (TCAT).

Open to public as well as TCAT students.

Available for two hours continuing education for Residential Building Contractors or Real Estate Licensees in Tennessee.


Solar PV Installation

Solar 101 Class

Solar 101 Class now offered by Solar Alliance:  We start with the basics of how and why solar is a useful tool for businesses, individuals and communities.  We walk through the process to uncover some of the myths and misconceptions about the solar industry.  The hope is to elevate the level of understanding for various professionals who might work together on projects involving solar.

This two-hour class is state-approved to be offered for Residential Continuing Education for construction professionals in Tennessee.  We are an RCE Approved Provider listed here. The class has also been approval by the Tennessee Real Estate Commission for two hours of CE for licensed real estate agents.



Solar Alliance General Manager teaching amid solar array.

Hosting a Solar 101 Class

Is your community group or business interested in hosting a Solar 101 class?  Contact to make arrangements.  Or call 865-221-8349 with questions.

There is no class fee for individuals. We only ask that your host organization cover a nominal per-attendee printing cost or provide in-kind help printing class packets for students, plus cover travel/lodging expenses for our instructors if you are beyond 60 miles of Knoxville. Please note that per TREC rules, no individual real estate office may host a CE class, although professional membership organizations may host.


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Solar 101 Class Offered in September

Our inaugural Solar 101 Class was offered September 14 in Morristown, via host organization Lakeway Area Association of Realtors.

Solar 101 Class offered in Morristown.