PV Design Professional

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Solar Training : Your Gateway to Solar

Etihad Energy Services is offering an internationally recognized solar training program  in partnership with Solar Energy International (SEI) in two tracks to build best in class market capabilities and expertise in Dubai’s solar industry.

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PV DESIGN PROFESSIONAL(8 days)

17-26 November 2019

  • This course provides an overview of the three basic PV system applications, primarily focusing on grid-direct systems.
  • The goal of the course is to create a fundamental understanding of the core concepts necessary to work with all PV systems, including: system components, site analysis, PV module criteria, mounting solutions, safety, and commissioning. The course will also cover the basics of sizing a grid-direct system, wire sizing, overcurrent protection, and grounding.

This course focuses on commercial-scale system design though the design parameters, and best practices are applicable to all types and sizes of PV installations.

Detailed lessons address:

  • Requirements for disconnects
  • Overcurrent protection and wire sizing
  • Interconnection requirements and calculations
  • Grounding and ground faults
  • Calculations for system sizing, inverter selection, and electrical configuration
  • Ground and roof mounting
  • Commissioning and performance analysis procedures

PV INSTALLATION PROFESSIONAL(8 days)

Date: To be announced.

  • This course provides an overview of the three basic PV system applications, primarily focusing on grid-direct systems
  • The goal of the course is to create a fundamental understanding of the core concepts necessary to work with all PV systems, including: system components, site analysis, PV module criteria, mounting solutions, safety, and commissioning. The course will also cover the basics of sizing a grid-direct system, wire sizing, overcurrent protection, and grounding.

This course is geared towards training senior PV technicians to safely and effectively perform operations and maintenance (O&M) tasks including inspections, commissioning, performance verification, and troubleshooting.

Likewise, those managing fleet operations and system data will find this course challenging and valuable. Students will become familiar with a wide range of advanced analytical tools including:

  • Meters, and techniques – such as insulation resistance testers,
  • IV curve tracers,
  • Infrared cameras – and learn the advanced skills required to ensure PV systems operate safely and reliably
  • Performance evaluation,
  • Troubleshooting

Who is this training for?

Who is this training for?

REGISTER NOW AND BECOME A SOLAR PV PROFESSIONAL

Contact us on solartraining@etihadesco.com to register for the course (or) call +971-43220596/+971-43220599

Attend the course and learn about PV systems in depth

Complete the final exam (with a passing score greater than 70%): The 2 hour exam includes sixty multiple choice and fill in the blank questions

Obtain your solar certification and become a solar expert

Terms and Conditions

  • Candidates are required to make the full payment or provide a LPO in order to complete their registration. Payment can be made by cash, cheque or bank transfer.
  • Payment must be completed at least 30 days before the course date.
  • Candidates will receive a confirmation of their registration by email once their payment is received.

Penalties and Refunds in Case of Cancellation by the Candidate

  • Training fees once paid by the Candidate are non-refundable
  • Candidates who need to withdraw from a training session for major circumstances such as loss of employment or traveling may be considered for a refund as per the below:
   In Accordance of training date    Percentage for refund
   More than 30 calendar days before    100%
   Up to 3 calendar weeks before    50%
   Less than 3 calendar weeks    0%

Refunds to Candidates in Case of Session Cancellation

  • In case of session cancellation by Etihad, candidates will be notified immediately
  • Candidates can opt to receive a complete refund of all their training fees or transfer their registration to the next scheduled sessions:
    • Refunds for payments received in cash, cheque or bank transfer will be refunded by cheque or bank transfer
  • Etihad is not responsible for any expenses incurred by the candidates beyond the training fees

Disputes and Complaints Resolution

Complaints are defined as any candidate concern regarding training services.

  • Candidate may file a formal complaint in writing and submit it to solartraining@etihadesco.com
  • Etihad will ensure that candidate complaints are addressed in an equitable, objective and unbiased manner, and that the candidate receives an appropriate response in a timely manner
  • No action will be taken in the case of complaints made anonymously

About Solar Energy International

For nearly thirty years, Solar Energy International (SEI) has been dedicated to hands-on labs, online solar photovoltaic training, and renewable energy education. SEI’s mission is to provide industry-leading technical training and expertise in renewable energy to empower people, communities, and businesses worldwide. With over 70,000 alumni worldwide and named the 2015 IREC Accredited Clean Energy Training Provider of the Year, SEI is the leader in renewable energy education. Visit www.solarenergy.org