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Solar Grid Connect (6 Day - NECA)

The Grid Connect is a 6 day course (by NECA) consisting of both theory and practical components. Successful completion of this course will allow application to the Clean Energy Council for a provisional Grid Connected Solar PV installers accreditation. Days 1 and 2 consist of Theory with a few small practicals to break up the theory and test application. Days 3, 4, 5 and 6 consist mainly of practical exercises with a small amount of theory to reinforce the practical exercises.

This course provides training for electricians to gain the required skills to install Grid Connected PV Solar systems. Successful completion of the course meets the Clean Energy Council (CEC) UEE11 Accreditation pathway (UEERE4001) and will entitle licensed electricians to apply for the C.E.C; Install of Grid Connected PV Systems ( accredtitation. The course is delivered through face to face practical and theory workshops. Competency is granted when all components of the course have been completed satisfactorily.

  • Presenter:

    Allen Burrows - NECA

  • Time:

    Course runs over 6 days
    8am - 4pm

  • Venue:

    NECA Training Centre Carlton
    1024 Lygon St, Carlton North, VIC 3054

  • Training dates:

    Middy's will register your interest for this course with our Partner trainer NECA as a preliminary registration. NECA will then contact you directly to complete your registration, confirm course commencement, duration and organise payment.

Course Details:

This course runs over 6 days and will provide you with the necessary qualifications to apply for accreditation from the Clean Energy Council for the Grid Connect PV Systems accreditation.

This course includes the following unit competencies:

  • UEERE0022 - Solve basic problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems
  • UEERE0011 - Design grid-connected photovoltaic power supply systems
  • UEERE0016 - Install, configure and commission LV grid-connected photovoltaic power systems

Which covers design briefs, incorporating schemes for protection of persons and property from dangers of system malfunction, ensuring other safety and performance standards and functional requirements are met and documenting design calculations and criteria. The skills and knowledge required to complete the installation, adjustment and set-up of photovoltaic (PV) power systems and connecting to a supply grid inverter. It encompasses working safely and to installation standards, matching components with that specified for a given location, placing and securing system components accurately, making required circuit connections and completing the necessary installation documentation. And then provide them with the ability to find solutions to predictable problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems operated at extra low voltage and low voltage.

These units are required for entry into the Battery Storage for Grid Connect System course.

For more information on how to apply for your accreditation and costs associated
check out Clean Energy Council


To be considered for this course, you must meet the following pre-requisites:

  • Hold a current A Grade Electrical license
  • Be either an Australian citizen or permanent resident living in Victoria.

Course Cost:

$2,340 - based on class size of 12

Middy's will register your interest for this course with our Partner trainer as a preliminary registration. The Partner trainer will then contact you directly to complete your registration and organise payment.

Disclaimer: Courses are run subject to availability and enrollment numbers. Course dates may change subject to participant availability and ensuring minimum class sizes are filled. Courses non-refundable, alternate course dates will be provided if required.