This programme is designed to provide participants with the skill and knowledge to implement micro scale solar photovoltaic projects (up to 11kw) according to standards, legislation, guidelines and manufacturer’s specifications, whilest working autonomously.


The programme will provide an extensive insight into Micro Solar Photovoltaic Systems Implementation and will prepare candidates for end of programme examinations.


Module 1:           Photovoltaic cell technologies.

Module 2:           Solar PV output.

Module 3:           Planning requirements for Solar PV installations.

Module 4:           Legislative and regulatory considerations.

Module 5:           Maintenance requirements for Solar PV systems.

Module 6:           Identification of potential hazards during the installation process.

Module 7:           Health & Safety requirements.

Module 8:           Installation sequence for Solar PV systems.

Module 9:           Considerations for roof-mounted Solar PV systems.

Module 10:         Roof loading and load bearing capacity.

Module 11:         Tools.

Module 12:         Feasibility study and Design layout.

Module 13:         Conformance and testing of Solar PV systems.

Module 14:         Practical Training Workshops on Products & Equipment, Product Identification & Product Types.

Trainee Profile:       Construction Professionals.

Course Duration:    5 Days

Course Fees:            €875p.p

Certification:           QQI Level 6 Micro Solar Photovoltaic Systems Implementation 6S0324 (6N0306)