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Introduction to Solar P.V.

  • Sat 4th Aug 2018.
    Course starts at 9:30am and ends at 5pm.
    Course fee (not including food and accommodation) £60.
    Accommodation options are available

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Course details

Introduction to Solar PV, the difference between on grid and off grid systems, design, and on-grid systems in detail including feed in tariffs and planning capacity.

You’ll learn how PV works, electricity, how to combine modules, inverters, cable sizes, calculate load demands, issues and considerations of on-grid systems.

This course is designed to work in tandem with the Solar P.V. Off-grid Systems (the day after) or be a stand alone course.

Things you need to know

Due to the nature of this course some practical work will be done outside. We strongly advise you to bring waterproof clothing and steel toe-cap boots are mandatory.

You must be over the age of 18 years when this course starts.

Booking, Fees and Cancellation policy

To book a place on one a course, please choose one of the following options:

• Book Online- the “Book online” button is either below, or in the top right corner of the screen and follow the instructions.

• Call the Courses Department on 01654 704 966 with your bank card details.


Our course fees include tuition and materials, unless otherwise stated.

Please also note our Cancellation & Refund Policy
a) 1 day course fees are non-refundable.
b) CAT reserves the right to cancel any courses. Deposits and fees will be returned in full should this happen.

Course Fees.

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Email courses@cat.org.uk
or phone 01654 704 966

There are places available on this course.

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