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Sustainable Designer and Installer of Grid Connected Photovoltaic (Solar Power) Systems

Course fee

$1,720 – If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding (CSQ will fund $780)
$2,500 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding


Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $780.
Conditions apply to eligible applicants.

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**Please note, if you don't attend training on the day and have not notified Electrogroup Training of your absence, you will forfeit your full fee.

Course details


Six day on campus attendance

About this course

This course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to design and install grid connected
photovoltaic systems.
Participants will learn about the set-up, design and placement of photovoltaic systems as well
as applicable standards and guidelines, metering, connecting a grid connect inverter and the
completion of associated installation documentation.
This course is delivered in simulated conditions where participants are required to complete
theory assessments, system design and inverter assignments as well as a final assignment
that is to be completed post course. You will be required to complete additional work in your
own time on top of your face to face attendance to achieve this Statement of Attainment.

Accredited installers shall comply with the following standards where applicable: 

  • AS/NZS 3000  Wiring Rules  
  • AS 4777.1  Grid connect - Installation  
  • AS/NZS5033  Installation of Photovoltaic (PV) Arrays  
  • AS/NZS 1768  Lightning Protection  
  • AS/NZS 4509.2  Stand-alone Power Systems - Design  
  • AS/NZS 3008  Selection of cables  
  • AS 1170.2  Wind Loads  
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Granting competency in this unit shall be made only after competency in the following unit(s) has/have been confirmed.

UEENEEK125A- Solve basic problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems (pre-requisit to K135A and K148A units)

UEENEEG103A- Install low voltage wiring accessories

UEENEEE104A- Solve problems in d.c circuits

UEENEEE137A- Document and apply measures to control OHS rosks associated with electrotechnology work


UEENEEE108A- Lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits


UEENEEG106A- Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits

or equivalent e.g. A current unrestricted electrical licence issued in an Australian State or Territory.

Students will also need to complete pre-work before attending college.


Units in this course

Course dates

Sustainable Designer and Installer of Grid Connected Photovoltaic (Solar Power) Systems - 28/06/2021




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