Solar Permitting and Inspection Training *Sponsored by MassCEC*

Event Time: 
Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Event Location: 
Hilton Garden Inn Boston/Burlington
5 Wheeler Road
Burlington , MA 01803

Event Contact

(518) 621-7379

Solar Permitting and Inspection Training

Streamline your process for effective solar reviews and inspections, and easily identify common solar installation errors.


Join AHJs in your region for state-sponsored, hands-on, interactive training:

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
$35 fee includes training and class materials

*a small number of needs-based fee subsidies are available, click here to apply.



After attending, participants will be able to:

  • Identify & correct the most common solar installation errors & safety concerns

  • Evaluate a permit application for compliance with applicable building, fire, and electrical codes

  • Verify that an installation matches the approved plan

During the course, you will review a set of plans to gain experience with a practical review process and visit an installed PV system.



Jim Rogers is inspector of wires for the Town of Oak Bluffs, MA and owner of Bay State Inspectional Agency. He is a National Expert in the Solar Plan Review and Inspection, and has taught Solar Permitting courses across the US for the Department of Energy and other organizations.

Rudy Saporite is a Program Manager for the Energy, Sustainability and Resilience Division at Institute of Building and Technology Safety (IBTS), a Not-For-Profit providing services to local, state and federal governments. In his career, Rudy has conducted and overseen thousands of solar inspections throughout the nation. Including the Commonwealth of MA.



Who should attend?

Best suited for: Plan reviewers, and building, electrical and combination inspectors

Also invited: Electricians, PV system designers and installers

Are CEUs Available?


What's the refund policy?

Sorry, no refund(s) are availalbe

Organizer Contact Information?

If you have questions, please contact Michelle Barrett at or (518) 621-7379