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Introduction to PV Installation Systems.

Health & Safety.

Roof Access.

On-roof Panels and Roof Mounting Systems.

Basic Shading Theory and Practical Training.

Electrical Connections.

Small training groups (max 4)

Full payment required on booking.

City & Guilds Accredited.

Course price

From £270+vat

Course overview

This City & Guilds Accredited PV installation course is aimed at those involved with the installation of on-roof solar PV panels including qualified roofers and labourers.

This PV installation course covers a basic introductory level to PV components, health & safety awareness, different types of roof mounting equipment, shading awareness and electrical connections.

We also cover practical installation training on our purpose-built roof rigs complete with scaffolding and harness connections.  This practical session will cover the installation of a complete array of PV panels including the electrical connections between panels.

Candidates are required to bring PPE including all weather gear and safety boots.  All other PPE will be provided.

For candidates who require the installation certificate for Solar PV, we offer the NICEIC Solar Photovoltaic course.

Theory overview

The morning theory session covers the following modules:

Basic introductory level to PV components.

Health & Safety awareness.

Different types of roof mounting equipment.

Shading awareness.

Electrical connections.

FAQ

Key Course Facts:

Course times: 9am until 4.30pm (approx)

Course duration: 1 day

Payment: Full balance on booking

Assessment method: None – practical & theory training only

Certification: City & Guilds Certificate of Attendance

Q – How much deposit is required?

A – Full payment is required on booking.

Q – Do I need any pre-requisite qualifications to attend this City & Guilds Accredited Installation of PV Panels Course?

A – No, you don’t need any previous qualifications, although a qualification in Working at Heights and Manual Handling is recommended.

Q- How do I get more information about the City & Guilds Accredited Installation of PV Panels Course?

Q- Where do people come from to take City & Guilds Accredited Installation of PV Panels Course?

A – We train people from all over the UK for the Installation of PV Panels course; York, Leeds, Newcastle, Barnsley, Hull, Sheffield, Manchester, Scunthorpe, Nottingham, Chesterfield, Stockport, Liverpool, Bolton, Oldham, Warrington, Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Halifax, Harrogate, Derby, Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Darlington, Rotherham, Doncaster, Nottingham, Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, Humberside, Grimsby, Cleveland, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, Lincoln, Cumbria, Derbyshire, Northern England, Midlands, Birmingham, West Midlands; they come from national renewable energy and electrical companies, self-employed electricians, builders, gas engineers, solar electrical engineers and renewable energy engineers, London, South East, Bristol, Birmingham, UK.

Practical overview

The afternoon practical session will cover practical installation training of Solar PV panels on our purpose-built roof rigs complete with scaffolding and harness connections.

This practical session will cover the installation of a complete array of PV panels including the electrical connections between panels. Panels will be installed in both landscape and portrait orientation.

Additional information

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