Spring Quarter: Introduction to Distributed Energy Resources in the Electric Grid

Date: Spring Quarter, Starting April 6, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40300 Credits: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Power Systems Engineering For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: The Nation's electric energy generation sources are rapidly transitioning from large central generation plants that burn fossil fuels to distributed generation systems (often located on rooftops) […]

Spring Quarter: Secure Communication Networking for Distributed Energy Resources

Date: Spring Quarter, Starting April 6, 2021 Course Number: EE-40179 Credits: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Power Systems Engineering For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: This online, nine-week course is intended to provide current and future engineers working in the distributed energy industry with the information they need to design products […]

Spring Quarter: Implementation of SunSpec Modbus

Date: Spring Quarter, Starting April 6, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40305 Credit: 3.00 unit(s) For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.Course Description: SunSpec Modbus™ is a set of data models and a communication protocol that is used in electric energy generation and storage applications for in-plant, component-level, monitoring and control. In May of 2020, […]

Spring Quarter: Introduction to Cybersecurity in the Smart Energy Environment

Date: Spring Quarter, Starting April 6, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40299 Credits: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Power Systems Engineering For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: With an increasing number of IoT devices being connected to the Internet, cybersecurity has become a vital requirement for the safe, reliable, and secure operation of […]

Spring Quarter: Data Communication Solutions for PV Module Rapid Shutdown

Date: Spring Quarter, Starting May 4, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40305 Credit: 1.00 unit(s) For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.Course Description: California's law requiring solar PV on every new residential structure, rooftop solar PV, often paired with energy storage, will soon be ubiquitous in the United States. Recognizing this trend and its potential […]

Summer Quarter: System Cybersecurity for IEEE 2030.5 Networks

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting June 21, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40304 Credit: 1.00 unit(s) For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.Course Description: As society’s demand for energy switches from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources such as solar and wind, the location and number of energy generation systems is changing dramatically. While in the […]

Summer Quarter: Introduction to Distributed Energy Resources

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting June 22, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40300 Credits: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs:Power Systems Engineering Communications Software Development for DER   For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: The Nation's electric energy generation sources are rapidly transitioning from large central generation plants that burn fossil fuels to distributed generation […]

Summer Quarter: Introduction to Cybersecurity in the Smart Energy Environment

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting June 22, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40299 Credits: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Power Systems Engineering Communications Software Development for DER For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org. About the Course: With an increasing number of IoT devices being connected to the Internet, cybersecurity has become a vital requirement for the […]

Implementation of SunSpec Modbus

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting June 22, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40305 Credit: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Communications Software Development for DER For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org. Course Description: SunSpec Modbus™ is a set of data models and a communication protocol that is used in electric energy generation and storage applications for […]

Data Communication Solutions for PV Module Rapid Shutdown

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting July 17, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40305 Credit: 1.00 unit(s) For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.Course Description: California's law requiring solar PV on every new residential structure, rooftop solar PV, often paired with energy storage, will soon be ubiquitous in the United States. Recognizing this trend and its potential […]