The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) will hold its one-day class, Photovoltaic Roof Systems: Energizing Your Business, on Oct. 13 in Denver.

The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) will hold its one-day class, Photovoltaic Roof Systems: Energizing Your Business, on Oct. 13 in Denver.

Class participants will learn about the terminology, benefits, design considerations, construction details, electrical considerations, code compliance, and business and legal issues associated with photovoltaic (PV) roof systems. Participants also will have the opportunity to interact with technical experts, including Jim Kirby, NRCA's associate executive director of technical services, and Kris Sutton, an industry expert specializing in environmental and PV design and instruction. Class participants will receive complimentary copies of NRCA's Guidelines for Roof-mounted Photovoltaic System Installations and Building Owners Guide to Roof-mounted Photovoltaic Systems, which will serve as the program's technical basis.

The class is $395 for NRCA members and $595 for nonmembers. For more information and to register for the class, contact NRCA's Customer Service Department at (866) ASK-NRCA (275-6722) or info@nrca.net.

NRCA is one of the construction industry's most respected trade associations and the voice and leading authority in the roofing industry for information, education, technology and advocacy. It represents all segments of the roofing industry, including contractors; manufacturers; distributors; architects; consultants; engineers; building owners; and city, state and government agencies. NRCA's mission is to inform and assist the roofing industry, act as its principal advocate and help members in serving their customers. NRCA continually strives to enhance every aspect of the roofing industry. For information about NRCA and its services and offerings, visit www.nrca.net.