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Solar PV


3 Days

About the Course

This qualification allows the learner to acquire underpinning knowledge and

related skills for the installation of small scale solar photovoltaic systems.


Learners must be at least 16 years old and have an N/SVQ 3 in Electrical

Installation (Buildings and Structures) or equivalent earlier certification that

provides evidence of competence. In addition, if not included in the above,

current certification of BS 7671 Requirements for Electrical Installations.

Who is this qualification for:

This qualification has a knowledge and performance unit which between

them cover the competencies for the installation of small scale solar PV

systems. It is specifically for electricians who wish to upgrade their skills.

How is this qualification assessed:

The qualification is assessed by a mixture of an on-screen exam, and

practical assessment.

How is this qualification delivered:

This qualification will be achieved when the learner has successfully

completed the theory and practical assessments relating to the units.

Books and Equipment Required:

IET Code of Practice for Grid Connected Solar Photovoltaic Systems

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