The Solar Power System Fundamentals: System Technology, Understanding and Safety
online course is a comprehensive introduction to grid-connect solar photovoltaic (PV) electric systems for homeowners, trades people and anyone wishing to gain a sound fundamental understanding of PV systems.
This online course provides a structured approach to studying the essentials of solar PV systems. The course comprises theory and quizzes that can be completed at the student’s own pace. The resource is presented in topics, starting with how solar systems work, progressing on to the design, costs and installation of a solar system, and finally discussing post-installation safety, operation and maintenance. Progress is assessed through quiz questions at the end of each topic.
The online course can be purchased for $345 inc. GST. Earthscan Expert Series: Grid-Connected Solar Electric Systems handbook covers similar topics in greater detail and would be suitable further reading.