Single Axis Solar Trackers

AUD 239.00

Single Axis Solar Trackers are leading the utility scale solar industry, are you ready to join them?

Careers involving single axis trackers pay much more that residential  & commercial solar. Single axis solar trackers are complex systems of engineering.  Understanding their business case, function, competitive landscape and best practices is essential to working in the industry.

This online short course will help you land a job in the utility scale solar industry  whether you are in engineering, development, finance, management or construction. If you need to train a large construction workforce, this course is also greatly beneficial.

Overview:  An Introductory, broad spectrum course including:

  • Solar tracker basics;
  • The case for tracker usage over fixed arrays;
  • Single Axis Tracker configurations, including examples from NEXTracker, Array Technologies and ArcTech Solar.
  • Tracker project risks, including case studies
  • Tracker construction best practices, based on actual projects and lessons learned.
  • Bifacial modules and emerging tracker technologies.

Purchase today and accelerate your career in with Single Axis Solar Trackers!

Please Allow 1 Business Day for Enrolment details to be emailed to you after purchase. 



It is assumed that students have some prior solar experience but this is not mandatory.

Detailed Course Contents

This interactive online course provides a structured approach to understanding the development and construction of single axis solar trackers. The course presents information on the following areas:

  • Solar tracker basics;
  • The case for tracker usage;
  • Single Axis Tracker configurations;
  • Tracker project risks;
  • Tracker construction best practices;
  • Bifacial modules and emerging tracker technologies.

This includes a look at two real-world case studies and covers extreme weather mitigation, construction process and delay sources.

Finally, we will learn how bifacial PV modules apply to trackers, and promising tracker technologies that are emerging on the market.

Delivery Method and Duration

Delivery Method
Delivery is online comprising video content, theory, and a simulation-based assessment in response to a design scenario where you can apply the knowledge that you have learnt throughout the course. Tutor support is available if required.

This online course is self-paced. We estimate it may take approximately 2-3 hours to complete,

Materials and Equipment

A computer, laptop, tablet, or phone with reliable internet access is required.


Cancellation and Refunds

A full refund is available within 14 days of purchase, on the condition that the student/s have not yet logged into the student portal. Due to the online nature of the course, no refunds are possible once the course has been accessed on the student portal.