PV225 Utility Scale PV System Configuration

6 Advanced Training Credit Hours – ONLINE & SELF-PACED – $185.00

 

Large Solar Farm in the Mountains

This 6-hour online self-paced course includes 5 lesson presentations covering the most crucial aspects designing of Utility Scale Interactive PV systems. The course material follows the NABCEP PVIP JTA guidelines and the NEC. An interactive quiz follows each lesson for review and comprehension verification. A final exam follows completion of all lessons. A 70% score on each lesson and the final exam is required to complete the course.

 

Complete the lessons at your own pace as your work and family schedule allows with 24 hour/7 days a week access. Once enrolled you have 52 weeks to complete the lessons.

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Completion of Solairgen training courses will provide the individual with an expanded knowledge and understanding of the construction trade. These courses are supplemental and not primary to become a licensed professional construction contractor.

Course Outline:

    1. The Physical Design and Layout
      • calculating for shadow avoidance
      • calculating material strength
    2. Inverter Capacity Configuration
      • matching the PV array to inverter operating parameters
      • temperature affects voltage output from the PV cells
      • PV array to inverter size limitations
    3. Selecting Conductors and Conduit
      • PV source circuits and output circuits
      • inverter output circuits
      • equipment grounding conductors
      • conduit for the application
    4. Small Utility PV System Designing – Ground Mounts
      • Steps in designing commercial roof-mounted PV systems
        • identify the site and design parameters
        • develop initial layout drawings
        • design the PV system
        • inspect the system and run a performance test
    5. Central Inverter PV System Designing
        • identify site and design parameters
        • develop initial layout drawings
        • design the PV system
        • inspect the system and run a performance test

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Successful completion of PV225 provides 6 hours of CE credits for NABCEP Certified Installation Professionals and Electrical Contractors.

Course created by: Kelly Provence