Solar Awareness for Tradespeople

Engineering context

This online course is delivered by Global Sustainable Energy Solutions (GSES), an Australian leader in renewable energy engineering, training and consultancy specialising in photovoltaic technology.

Solar power systems are complex installations which include several components and a range of procedures.

Focusing on how to work safely on sites with a solar power system, this self-paced online course covers the basic function and components of the system, and the key hazards tradespeople may come across.

This course is equally important for engineers designing solar power systems and those working with them to understand the potential risks and hazards involved on site.

The course comprises of video content, theory and short quizzes, and will take approximately 2 – 4 hours to complete.

Participants who complete this course will receive a Certificate of Completion from GSES. CEC (Clean Energy Council) accredited designers/installers will be eligible for 25 CPD points.

Related courses

Complete the following courses for more in-depth information on how a solar power system works:

Solar Power System Fundamentals

Solar Awareness for Tradespeople
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Is this course for you?

This course is relevant to engineers design solar power systems and professionals working on sites with solar power systems including:

  • Tradespeople
  • Site manager
  • Site foreman
  • Supervisor
  • Subcontractors
  • Site engineers

Your facilitator for this course

Global Sustainable Energy Solutions (GSES) is an Australian based renewable energy engineering, consultancy and training organisation, undertaking projects in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands.

Established in 1998, GSES has a diverse portfolio and is experienced in system engineering, design, audit and education for both government and private enterprise. Their expertise covers both on grid and off grid renewable energy resources and commercial aspects of RE technology systems and power supplies.