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We Can Light The Way

SHINE delivers high-quality training and placement services tailored to meet the solar industry's evolving needs.

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Who We Are

A non-profit dedicated to developing a qualified, diverse, equitable, and inclusive solar workforce.

We connect Virginians with career launching job opportunities in the rapidly expanding Solar Industry.

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Industry Partners

We partner with Solar Developers and Construction Companies to match them with qualified and well-trained local talent.

SHINE's solar training programs were designed with consultation from leading solar industry stakeholders and are set up to help employees add value to solar project installations from Day 1.

Academic Partners

The SHINE solar curriculum is designed for academic institutions to be able to easily launch affiliate programs.


With state-of-the-art, custom mobile training labs, SHINE provides academic partners with the infrastructure needed to give students a hands-on learning experience and a fast track to employment in the thriving solar field.

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If you are looking for a job that serves a meaningful purpose, the solar industry can be a great fit.

Give yourself a competitive edge in the marketplace with SHINE's cutting edge fast-track curriculum with both classroom and hands-on installation training. 

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Solar Project Pipeline Analysis (SPPA)

SHINE tracks upcoming projects in Virginia to forecast the growing demand for jobs and helps strategically deploy mobile training to fulfill those demands.

Use our interactive maps to explore the projects in your area and learn more about the rapidly expanding solar job market in Virginia.

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