This course is based on module 4 of ECREEE curriculum. This module aims at mastering the installation of mechanical and electrical components of PV systems. It is divided into four sub-skill:

  1. Demonstrate necessary mounting techniques for attaching modules to array frame and array frame to its supporting structure
  2. Demonstrate necessary working knowledge of how to fit PV arrays to roofs by interpreting layout diagrams and apply different methods of fixing PV arrays at optimum pitch and orientation to roofs typical within the country of installation
  3. Demonstrate the safe handling of batteries and its appropriate placement to ensure good aeration
  4. Choose the correct layout, safe positioning and sound mounting techniques of all system components, e.g. charge controllers, inverters and appliances