The course is designed for people who want to work professionally in the solar energy industry as solar installers, contractors, project managers, engineers, electricians, salespeople, and anyone else who is interested in renewable energy and wants to understand solar photovoltaic systems and installation. PRE-COURSE REQUIREMENTS & TARGET GROUP Trainees within age group 18 years and above that possess a minimum of 4 credits (in mathematics, English, physics and any other science subject) at SSCE level or proven experience in electrical field. OND/HND holders and Engineering graduates requiring technical knowledge on Solar Photovoltaic Installation & Maintenance. COURSE DURATION The course is 2 weeks | Mon – Fri: (9:00am – 4:00pm) with a maximum class size of 25. LUNCH Provided daily HOSTEL ACCOMODATION This is available at an extra cost MODE OF DELIVERY 1. Each trainee will be issued with hand tools and power tool required to do all practical tasks. 2. Classroom Presentation - using PowerPoint and Visual Aid 3. Equipment samples & Practical Hands on Sessions 4. One-to-one instruction and team-building exercises in groups 5. Discussion and feedback from participants during each topic forms an important element of the learning process. 6. Use of audio/videos to demonstrate current industry practices. LEARNING OBJECTIVES 1. Design and Size stand-alone PV systems. 2. Carry out feasibility studies using web based solar software and Install PV systems. 3. Perform maintenance and troubleshooting tasks. 4. Maintain records required for monitoring PV systems. 5. Observe health and safety regulations. ASSESSMENT This course is assessed through a multiple-choice examination, as well as a competency based practical examination. CERTIFICATE On successful completion of this course, learners will receive a certiﬁcate accredited by the CPD Certiﬁcate Service, a UK accrediting body.
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