Solar Masters Class Training

Solar Masters Class Training

  • Teacher
    Teacher
    Engr. Tosin Olofin
  • Category
    Practical
Courses

Target Audience

This course is aimed at students, graduates, NYSC members, Engineers, Home owners, Architects, Property Developers, Consultant. 

Anyone that has interest in renewable energy or who want, to have a good understanding of solar photovoltaic.

Please note- Knowledge in electrical engineering is not needed.

Requirements

A Basic understanding of English language and a good determination to learn.


Benefit

Free comprehensive handout

Certificate of completion

Light refreshment 

Learn in a conducive environment (fully air conditioned) 

3 years free mentoring 

opportunity to join our team on site for installation 

free Business proposal template 

Other free souvenirs 


Course Objective

• Install Solar Panels (powerful rooftop techniques)
• Install Inverter and deep cycle batteries
• Understand Inverter load & Power Estimations & Calculations-Solar energy Audit
Learn about Battery technology and types of batteries
• Understand the various types of Inverters: Pure SineWave and Quasi-Sinewave Inverters.
• Understand and learn to install PWM and MPPT Solar charge controllers.
• Understand the various types of Solar Panels: Polycrystalline, Amorphous & Monocrystalline Technologies.
• Understand Inverter & Solar Panel Specifications. Course Contents & Schedule.
• Acquire entrepreneurial skills on how to launch your own career in solar/renewable energy
• Understand the Basics of wind energy
• Identify original and Fake, solar component e.g., inverter batteries etc.

Requirements

A Basic understanding of English language and a good determination to learn.

Solar Masters Class Training

Introduction to Renewable Energy and Solar Technology.
• Types of Solar Panels,
• Learn different types of charge controllers: MPPT and PW charge controllers,
• Applications and installation.
• Identification and uses of cables and cable lugs.
• Inverter Systems: Inverter types, features & Technical specifications
• Batteries: Battery types: Deep cycle batteries, Engine start batteries, Sealed lead acid batteries
• Tools and equipment used for Solar & Inverters
• Tools and equipments used for Solar and Inverter measurements

Practical Exercise:


• Using Multimeter and Clamp Multimeter,
• Voltage and Current Measurements from Battery and Solar Panels.

• Understand types of Solar Energy Installations.
• Problems encountered during installationsharing
life experience
• How to avoid problems during installation Practical Exercises:
• How to make series and parallel installations of batteries and panels.
• Connecting charge controllers
• Connecting solar panels in series & parallel, Connecting batteries.
• Inverter set – up for load topoint connection, load test & feedback.

• Energy efficiency,
• Energy auditing,
• Introduction to systems design:
• Designs and installation procedures of inverter systems.
• Understanding inverter specifications & features, Estimating inverter capacity for specific household or load requirements,
• Inverter standalone tests.
• Solar panel specifications,
• Estimating solar and inverter specifications for a given load or power requirement. Practical Exercises:
• Individual system

• Solar electrical installation & electrical safety
• Basics of electrical Installation
• Safety in handling deep cycle batteries (to avoid for e.g explosion or fire).
• Electrical safety requirements
• Inverter installation: Electrical load isolation from the mains circuit breaker (MCB), interfacing the inverter to the
• Connecting the solar panels to the inverter. Interfacing the solar charge controller to the inverter,
• mounting and installation of the solar panels.

• Entrepreneurship
• Careers in the solar industry
• Perquisites for choosing your career
• How to start your business with little or no capital
• Writing a good proposal
• Identifying your customer


After graduating from Lagos State University, Tosin proceeded to University of Johannesburg, South Africa to get another degree in Renewable Energy studies (BSc. Hons). He is a proud member of South Africa National Energy Association (SANEA), has completed several training in India , has Professional certifications from SMA Germany and others. He has over 7 years experience in solar energy technology and has trained over 700 solar installers.


Professional Courses

• Solar training on Photovoltaic 1 CPD credit (Category 1)SMA Germany and Solar Training Center South Africa.
• Modern Technologies and Pathways for the Energetic Use of Biomass (3 ECSA CPD Credit point).University of Johannesburg and Universitat Stuttgart, South Africa.
• Photovoltaic Rooftop Installation Enel Green Power RSA (Pty) Ltd and Master Artisan Academy SA.
• Certificate in Project Management, December 2013.Institute Of Business Management Of South Africa.
• Certificate in Energy Auditing, 2017. Branok Engineering.
• Solar Marketing Strategist India
• Training the Trainer- Branok Energy.

Course Project

 

• You are required to Identify any household, do a proper energy audit, and system design. i.e You’ll be required to estimate capacity of inverter, battery capacity and the number of solar panels of particular power rating.

• Then you would Implement it in the training lab.
• This would be done under close supervision.

REVIEW OF TRAINING:

General review of entire training.

Course Features

  • Duration : 5 Days
  • Hours-per-day : 07
  • Lectures : 05
  • Students Trained : 250
Price : ₦30000.00