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Solar Technician Apprenticeship Program

As a solar technician apprentice, you will learn all aspects of large-scale utility, residential, small commercial solar PV and the maintenance and operations aspects of solar systems. Your responsibilities focus on installing, fixing, and maintaining solar energy systems that provide solar power. As part of your duties, you take measurements to install each solar panel and related component, perform tests, troubleshoot and fix issues, and maintain installed solar energy system as needed.


Average Salary in New Mexico based on the Occupational Information Network (O*Net).

Who Can Be a Solar Technician?

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age or older and have a high school diploma, General Education Development (GED) equivalency or other high school equivalency credential. Applicant may be required to provide an official transcript(s) for high school and any post-high school education. Applicant may submit the GED certificate or other high school equivalency credential if applicable. Applicants will be physically capable of performing the essential functions of the apprenticeship program based on job description, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of the individual or others. Applicants must pass designated math assessments with a 70% or greater.

Program Sponsor

Affordable Solar Installation, Inc.
4840 Pan American East Fwy, NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109

Angela Valdez

To obtain general information about registered apprenticeship, please fill out the form below and a representative from the State Apprenticeship Office will contact you by email.

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