Local 625

PV Installer Preparation (Journeypersons)

CSA Construction Electrician PV Installer Preparation

Introduction to the Requirements for PV Installation

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DESCRIPTION

This 32-hour course is designed to introduce the students to the requirements for PV installation and to prepare for writing the CSA PV Installer certification exam. The course will explore the photovoltaic theory, how solar modules are constructed, the parts of both a standalone and grid interactive PV system, Canadian Electrical Code requirements and detailed calculations for both a grid interactive and a standalone system with limited battery back-up.

The hands-on portion will include a practical installation of a solar generating system. This will allow the students to apply what they have learned throughout the theoretical portion of the course. The equipment to be installed includes modules, racking, combiner box and inverter conductors, disconnects, AC panel and meter which will be installed on a mock-up of a roofing section.

PROJECTS INCLUDED
  • equipment to be installed includes:
  • modules, racking, combiner box and inverter conductors,
  • disconnects, AC panel,
  • and meter which will be installed on a mock-up of a roofing section
OTHER INFO
The objective of this course is to provide students an introduction to the to the requirements for PV installation and to prepare for writing the CSA PV Installer certification exam.
Learning materials, coffee and snacks are provided for all sessions.
|COURSE INFORMATION
Days: To reserve a spot contact JATC
Duration: On Demand (32 Hours)
Location: 24 Lakeside Park Drive
Class Size: 8 Maximum
Link: Travel Policy

Education Contact Information

IBEW Local 625 JATC

Blair Mikkelsen, RSE

Training Director

24 Lakeside Park Drive, Suite 202
Lakeside, NS B3T 1L1

P - (902) 450 5625 Ext. 326

F - (902) 450 5063

JATC@ibew625.ca

Faculty

Geordie Walsh, RSE

Electrical Workers Campus

24 Lakeside Park Drive, Suite 202
Lakeside, NS B3T 1L1

P - (902) 450 5625 Ext. 332

F - (902) 450 5063

JATC@ibew625.ca

Faculty

John Harding, B.B.A., RSE, M. Ed.

Electrical Workers Campus

24 Lakeside Park Drive, Suite 202
Lakeside, NS B3T 1L1

P - (902) 450 5625 Ext. 330

F - (902) 450 5063

JATC@ibew625.ca

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