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Accredited short course

Get prepared for accreditation in Design and Installation of Stand Alone Power Systems with this course. Read the specific details about accreditation on Clean Energy Council before enrolling in this course. Course details

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Eagle Farm

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  • Full Fee $1,827

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Key dates

Eagle Farm 11 Dec 2017 Full time / 5 Days full time with 6 weeks to complete assignments Classroom

Entry requirements

The course is open to students who have completed the seven Electrical Knowledge units of competency (or equivalent) as prescribed in the Clean Energy Councils accreditation pathways document.

These units can be undertaken by enrolling in the course in Foundation Electrical Units Pre Requisites - Renewable Energy Clean Energy Council Accreditation offered by TAFE Queensland SkillsTech.

Students with a strong electrical knowledge background including electricians and engineers (particularly electrical and electronics) may be granted exemption from these units.

Unit UEENEEK125A Design Grid Connected Photovoltaic Systems is required for Grid Connect Accreditation which is to be undertaken prior to, and separately from the dedicated Stand-Alone Power Systems units.


Eagle Farm
776 Kingsford Smith Drive
Eagle Farm QLD 4009

Resources required

Required Textbook – it is essential that you bring these to the first day of class:

  • Stand Alone Power Systems:  Design and Installation by GSES (available at the QTW) Ph 1800 611 300 or 07 3261 1300
  • Required Standards – AS4509 (Once you have signed on click on: Australian Standards Online)

Please note: you cannot save these files for more than a couple of days as they disappear, so you would need to print them out.

Materials List:

  • Steel capped Boots
  • Long Sleeved Shirt and Pants
  • Safety Glasses
  • Hat
  • Notebook
  • Sunscreen
  • Calculator
  • Email access
  • Internet access
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel.

Students failing to meet these minimum standards of dress will not be permitted entry in to practical classes.


Monday to Friday 8.00 am - 4.00 pm, followed by a six week block to complete assignments.

On the first day of class students will meet at 8.00 am at X Block.

Important Information

UEENEEK125A Design Grid Connected Photovoltaic Systems is required for Grid Connect Accreditation which can be undertaken in the Grid Connect Install Course.


The successful achievement of this course requires you to complete all mandatory and 2 elective units from the list below. These units form part of UEE62011 - Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy.

Electives may differ between TAFE Queensland locations and regions.

UEENEEK123A Carry out basic repairs to renewable energy apparatus Mandatory
UEENEEK128A Solve problems in stand-alone renewable energy systems Mandatory
UEENEEK134A Install ELV stand-alone photovoltaic power systems Elective
UEENEEK139A Design stand-alone renewable energy (RE) systems Elective


Please note prerequisites / corequisites exist for this unit. For more information contact the Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447. For a full description of this course visit the Training Website.

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This is the total cost of the course for students who do not qualify for a subsidy, or the course does not receive any subsidy.

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The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you meet the eligibility requirements under the subsided costing and:

  • hold or are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card
  • are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • have a disability.

You will need to provide evidence at the time of enrolment.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.


On successful completion of this course you receive a Statement of Attainment. The units in this course form part of UEE62011 - Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy.

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  • meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked the important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked the course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the Student Rules and Withdrawals and Refund Policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland

To assist students with their career and educational goals, TAFE Queensland SkillsTech offers a range of support services, including Literacy, Numeracy, Tutorials & in-class support. If you would like further information or to make an appointment please phone 1800 782 000.

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 6 November 2017

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