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The self-paced online course covers all aspects of the design and installation(theory only) of off grid PV systems and PV/Fuel Generator Hybrid systems. It includes d.c and a.c coupled systems.
The delivery mode allows the students to complete the course in their own time with access to tutors via e-mail.
This course is offered to people who want to be able to:
The course is based on the book: “International Off-Grid PV Systems: Design and Installation First Edition. International Edition Version 1. A copy of the book’s contents is available in the publications section of the website.
The course covers the Standard :
As a minimum all course participants should have the following skills:
All course participants must be able to read and understand English.
It is preferred that the participants already have knowledge and skills in:
Though having these skills is preferred, the attendees can learn some of these skills during the online course or with extra work while completing the course.
The learning outcomes are based on both the Australian endorsed Units of Competencies:
And the following training unit standards that are accredited under the Pacific Islands Education Qualifications and Assessments Programme
However, the course does not include a practical hands-on installation session, it is only the theory of installation that is covered, and no assessment is undertaken on the practical skills of the student in installing a system.
Design of Off Grid PV systems incl PV/Fuel Generator Hybrids
Installer of Off Grid PV systems incl PV/Fuel Generator Hybrids
Working Safely with Off grid PV Power Systems including PV/Fuel Generator Hybrids
This course is delivered online at students’ own pace. GSES has a team of tutors who mark the online work and as necessary supply feedback or additional technical information to the students. GSES’s tutors are also available to be contacted by phone during business hours or email.
The course is expected to take between 60-100 hours to complete, although this will vary between students. Access is valid for 12 months.
At the end of each session there is an online quiz.
Each student is allowed three attempts of completing the quiz.
The student must obtain 100% in each of these quizzes.
A two part realistic design task culminates the students knowledge as a final project.
After successfully completing the online quizzes and the design tasks the student will be awarded a certificate from GSES that states:
Name of Person
Had successfully completed the course titled
Design and Installation of Off-Grid PV Systems(Including PV/Fuel Generator Hybrids)
And has been deemed competent in:
Design of Off-Grid PV Systems(Including PV/Fuel Generator Hybrids)
Cancellation of online training courses will be subject to the following conditions:
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