x
  • UEE42011- selected units

Solar Panel and Grid Connect Design

Accredited Unit
At a glance

At a glance

Sustain a career in the renewable energy industry

COURSE OUTCOME

Statement of Attainment of accredited unit/s

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now
Course overview

Course overview

This short course will prepare you for Grid Connect accreditation as prescribed by the Clean Energy Council (CEC). If you are an electrician you may choose to gain Grid Connect Accreditation in Install and Design.  Non-Electricians may only enrol in Design.  Read the specific details about accreditation on Clean Energy Council before enrolling in this course.

Units

The successful achievement of this program requires you to complete unit from the list below.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
UEENEEK135A
Design grid connected photovoltaic power supply systems

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.

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now
Ways to study

Ways to study

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now

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.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland
Payment options

Payment options

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.

Money IconUpfront payment

This is the total cost of the course you need to pay when you enrol if you are not eligible for a subsidy or concession.

Learn more

Money IconPayment plan

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

Learn more

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now
Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Selection criteria

Students must have enrolled in the Course in Solar Panel and Grid Connect Install Accreditation.

Students must either supply a copy of their Year 12 Certificate issued by the state certifying body in the state you completed year 12 or undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment by the first course census date. For a list of all census dates please click HERE.

Prior to study students must either:

  • complete eight electrical knowledge units available in the Course in Foundation Electrical Units Prerequisites Renewable Energy, Clean Energy Council Accreditation
  • apply to the TAFE Queensland SkillsTech's recognition of prior learning (RPL) unit for RPL in the eight electrical knowledge units
  • be granted an exemption from the eight electrical knowledge units by the Clean Energy Council (CEC). This is granted automatically to Electricians, Electrical or Electronics Engineers and in some cases to other Engineers. It is essential that you speak to the CEC to obtain exemption.

Resources required

Required textbooks and Australian Standards (AS):

Materials list:

  • notebook
  • calculator
  • active email address
  • internet access
  • Microsoft Word and Excel.

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

Need to know

You must successfully complete unit UEENEEK135A Design Grid Connected Photovoltaic Systems to be eligible to apply for Grid Connect Accreditation with the Clean Energy Council

Unit UEENEEK125A Solve basic problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems, is a prerequisite for unit UEENEEK135A Design Grid Connected Photovoltaic Systems.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

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.

Get Started Today
Enquire nowApply now
How to apply

How to apply

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers


Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

Learn more

test

Get started with TAFE Queensland

If you have read and understood the student rules, refund policy, understand your fees and payment options, have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and checked you meet the entry requirements and selection criteria for this course, you're ready to get started.

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.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland