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Grid Connect Design

Short Course

Overview

Design Solar Grids in Our Connect Design Course

Our Grid Connect Design course is a theory course that will provide participants with the skills and knowledge to plan, configure and design alterative power systems, up to 30kW to be connected to the power grid. As designers, you can ensure your customers will maximise the production output of the solar system. This gives customers the opportunity to enjoy generating their own power and minimising their electricity consumption from the grid.


Suitable For:

  • Participants that have completed Grid Connect Install for Qualified Electricians
  • Participants that have a currently licensed electrician holding the Grid Connect Install Accreditation
  • Electronics Engineers (Australian qualification)
  • Electrical Engineers (Australian qualification)


Solar Grid Connect Course Topics Covered:

  • Technical standards, regulations and codes for general electrical installations
  • Electricity distributors, supply requirements
  • Electrical metering arrangements
  • Occupational Health and Safety principles
  • Electrical safe working practices
  • Grid connected inverters


Course Outcomes:

Participants who complete the grid connect course will have gained the knowledge and skills to be able to design renewable energy power systems and connect to the grid according to industry guidelines and approved safety standards.


Our solar grid connect course in Melbourne will be held on Monday and Tuesday over a two week period


Please Note:
The pre-requisite is participants must complete the Grid Connect Install for Qualified electricians course before a certificate will be issued for the Grid Connect Design Course.

This course consists of the following units of competency:


  • UEENEEK135A Design grid connected photovoltaic power supply systems

A Statement of Attainment will be issued at the conclusion of the course.

Once participants hold both Statement of Attainments, you can apply to the Clean Energy Council for the full accreditation (qualified electricians) or Grid Connect Design qualification (engineers). Reach out to our Student Recruitment Team for any queries about this course.

Requirements

Pre-requisites for the Grid Connect Design course is:
  • Participants must have completed Grid Connect Install for Qualified Electricians
  • Participants must be a currently licensed electrician holding the Grid Connect Install accreditation
  • Electronics Engineers (Australian qualification)
  • Electrical Engineers (Australian qualification)

Materials

Participants must bring a calculator