Solar PV Design & Installation – A Practical Guide
About the CPD course
This course provides an introductory overview of practical design and installation of solar PV. Increase your knowledge at the design stage to avoid pitfalls later and ensure smooth integration with rest of the building works.
The course covers:
• PV basics - how solar PV works, calculating annual output from a system, Feed-in Tariffs.
• PV equipment - panels, inverters, power optimisers, mounting systems for flat and sloping roofs, building integrated PV, surge protection, export limitation.
• System design.
• Pre-installation approvals - DNO, planning etc.
• Installation - timelines, practical considerations.
• Maintenance and support.
• Market developments.
We’re solar and renewables experts - a small, specialist company that has installed nearly 2,000 renewable energy systems. Spirit offers expert advice – and installations – on every aspect of renewable energy, be it solar PV, battery storage, heat pumps or servicing. We believe the massive benefits of these technologies speak for themselves.
We operate both in the domestic and commercial markets, installing systems for schools, farmers, care homes, housebuilders and developers.