SOLAR GRID CONNECT COURSE

Location

30 Day street North, Silverwater NSW 2128

Units

UEENEEK125A – Solve basic problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems (Release 2)
UEENEEK135A – Design grid connected photovoltaic power supply systems (Release 2)
UEENEEK148A – Install, configure and commission LV grid connected photovoltaic power systems (Release2)

Duration

7 Days over spread over 4 weeks

Cost

$2300 AUD (GST Exempt) – Payable by EFT or credit card after registration

Overview

This unit covers the installation, adjustment and set-up of photovoltaic power systems and connecting to a supply grid inverter. It encompasses working safely and to installation standards, matching components with that specified for a given location, placing and securing system components accurately, making required circuit connections and completing the necessary installation documentation.

Who is it for?

This course is suitable for electricians who want to install solar panels and connect back to the grid. Electricians who successfully complete this course (both theory & practical components) will meet the requirements for the CEC Design Install Grid Connect PV Systems Accreditation and be eligible to apply for provisional accreditation through the Clean Energy Council.

Method of Delivery

All training is face to face. All assignments are completed during the 4 weeks (homework is required). The whole course will be completed at the end of the 7th day.

What to Bring

  • Photo ID (eg Drivers licence)
  • Electricians licence
  • Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment which consists of a long sleeved drill cotton shirt, drill cotton trousers and safety shoes/boots.
  • Textbook – ‘Grid Connected PV Systems Design & Installation‘. Order directly from GSES here BUY TEXTBOOK
  • Standard – AS/NZS 3000 and AS/NZS 5033
  • Students can use their own height safety equipment or use NECA Training’s equipment for practical.

Entry Requirement

  • Participants must hold an Electrical Licence
  • Each Unit of Competency contains entry level advice based upon the nationally-recognised language, literacy and numeracy framework

Award

Statement of Attainment

SOLAR BATTERY STORAGE COURSE

Location

30 Day street North, Silverwater NSW 2128

Units

UEERE4001 – Install, maintain and fault find battery storage systems for grid-connected photovoltaic systems (Release 1)
UEERE5001 – Design battery storage systems for grid-connected photovoltaic systems (Release 1)

Duration

8 Days over (2 days a week over 4 weeks)

Cost

$2700 AUD (GST Exempt) – Payable by EFT or credit card after registration

Overview

This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to safely and effectively install, maintain and fault find battery storage systems for grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) systems.

This unit is subject to the following requirements:

  • Legislation, regulations, relevant industry standards and codes of practice for electrical work including specific work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation and regulatory requirements
  • Electrical licencing requirements – unrestricted electrical work
  • Legislation, regulations, relevant industry standards and codes of practice for renewable energy.

Who is it for?

INSTALL, MAINTAIN & FAULT FIND

A person competent in this unit will hold an unrestricted electrical licence issued in an Australian State or Territory and be able to install, maintain and fault find battery storage systems for grid-connected PV in accordance to relevant industry standards and regulations.

DESIGN

A person competent in this unit will be able to design a system, which includes calculating and selecting the correct sized equipment so the system output performance meets the client specific requirements within the guidelines of relevant industry standards, regulations and manufacturer requirements.

Method of Delivery

All training is face to face. No lengthy take-home assignments. The whole course will be completed at the end of the 8th day.

What to Bring

  • Photo ID (eg Drivers licence)
  • Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment which consists of a long sleeved drill cotton shirt, drill cotton trousers and safety shoes/boots.
  • Textbook – Grid Connected PV Systems: Design & Installation. (order directly from GSES)
  • Standard – AS/NZS 3000 and AS/NZS 5033

Entry Requirement

  • UEENEEK148A – Install, configure and commission LV grid connected photovoltaic power systems
  • UEENEEK135A – Design grid connected photovoltaic power supply systems
  • Participants must hold an Electrical Licence
  • Each Unit of Competency contains entry level advice based upon the nationally-recognised language, literacy and numeracy framework

Award

Statement of Attainment

Testimonial

“I’ve just finished my grid connect solar course with Greg Power at Silverwater and he was fantastic”

Ben Dennis Dennis Brothers Electrical

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