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Solve Basic Problems in Photovoltaic Energy Apparatus and Systems Skill Set

Accredited Short Course

Sustain a career in the renewable energy industry. Watch this short video to find out how TAFE Queensland is working with industry and their skills-base to make sure they can deliver systems and quality training safely and reliably in the renewable energy industry.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Eagle Farm Starts anytime Duration: up to 4 months
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane
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Course overview

This unit covers providing known solutions to predictable problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems operated at ELV and LV. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including the use of basic voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing known solutions to predictable circuit problems.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

What you will study

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete the elective unit listed below.

Ways to study
Eagle Farm
31 Jan 2023
up to 4 months
Theory options: In class/Distance self paced/Scheduled Tutorials (in class and on Zoom) Practical: One day
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $530

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Solve Basic Problems in Photovoltaic Energy Apparatus and Systems Skill Set (SSUEE0036)

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Solve Basic Problems in Photovoltaic Energy Apparatus and Systems Skill Set

Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Entry requirements

Entry to this qualification is limited to those who have completed:

  • UEECD0016 Document and apply measures to control WHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • UEECD0043 Solve problems in direct current circuits or UEECD0044 Solve problems in multiple path circuits
  • UEECD0046 Solve problems in single path circuits
  • UEECD0025 Lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits or UEEEL0023 Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits


  • hold an ‘Unrestricted Electrician’s Licence’ or equivalent issued in an Australian State or Territory meet the pre-requisite requirements of this unit.
Need to know

This accredited Skill Set short course contains the prerequisite unit required for the sustainable energy courses including Grid Connect Design and Install, SPS Design and Install, and Design and Install of Battery Storage Systems for Grid Connected PV Systems.


University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

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  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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Course Disclaimer

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 enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.