The Clean Energy Council Accreditation Scheme uses a continuous professional development (CPD) program for designers/installers renewing their full accreditation.

The CPD program enables designers/installers to maintain their current knowledge base and encourages continuous updating of skills and knowledge.

Below is a list of courses on offer that can contribute to CPD for accredited designers/installers.

Training organisations can apply to have their course included on this list.

Please note: you can click on the table headings below to sort the information displayed.

Course Name Institution Location CPD Points Description  
2 day Battery On-Grid Course Australian Solar Council Various 45 Design & Install Grid connected Inverter systems with energy storage Further Details
20/25kW Inverter Release and Sunny Places SMA Solar Academy online 30 This training will provide the latest 20 & 25kW inverters to the SMA family, showing the features of the webconnect ethernet patch cable connection. Live demonstration of registering an inverter to Sunny Portal. Showing the user-friendly online platform Sunny Places where you can search systems nearby and compare yields. Further Details
2014 Roadshow Seminars NECA SA SA - Various 30 The NECA Roadshow Seminar Series for 2014 will be held from March to May, in 14 locations throughout the state. On the night, the doors will open at 6:30pm, with the presentation to begin at 7:00pm and conclude at approx. 9:30pm. Further Details
3 Day Design & Install Battery On-grid Systems Australian Solar Council Various 55 A 3-day training course focused on grid-connect inverter systems with energy storage. The course will include a strong hands on component to provide attendees with experience in many aspects of battery on-grid design & installation Further Details
360Storage Accredited Installer Training Solar 360 Online 50 Technical training of how to safely install and program 360Storage Energy Storage Systems Further Details
360Storage Accredited Practitioners' Training Solar 360 Online 45 This training is designed to give you the necessary skills and knowledge to successfully qualify customers using the 360Storage sizing tool for solar energy storage systems. Further Details
4 Day Stand Alone & GC with Battery Storage Course Australian Solar Council Various 50 The Australian Solar Council presents a four day training course focusing on stand-alone and grid connected PV systems with energy storage. Glen Morris will provide theoretic background and practical demonstrations. Further Details
AC Module with APS micro-inverter ECU Installation Guide TDG Various 25 Guide to demonstrate how to install the ECU (Energy Communication Unit) for the TDG AC Module & APS micro-inverter. 8hr training session Further Details
ACPV Revolution SolarBusinessServices / Solar Bridge Australia Wide 40 SolarBridge ACPV Revolution Further Details
Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology – Renewable Energy All Registered Training Organisations Australia Wide 100 This qualification provides competencies in preparation to design and validate/evaluate renewable energy equipment and systems and provide technical advice/sales. Further Details
Advanced Installer Training SolarEdge Technologies Various 45 SolarEdge Advanced installation, communication, optimizers/String architecture, SolarEdge inverters troubleshooting. Commercial project with SolarEdge Further Details
Apply First Aid (Level 2 First Aid) All Registered Training Organisations Australia Wide 45 Apply first aid training covers a broad range of topics to enable participants to confidently manage emergency situations, providing care for the ill or injured until medical aid arrives. Further Details
AS/NZS 3000 Wiring Rules Refresher TAFE NSW - South Western Sydney Institute NSW 65 Further Details
Asbestos ID & Awareness CITC SA 35 A course of 4 hours duration that is designed to train workers to be able to identify and have an awareness of asbestos within the workplace. It is designed to provide workers with general knowledge and does not give - nor is it designed to provide - workers with sufficient information and training to remove asbestos. Further Details
ATRAA Conference CEC various 55 Australia's largest solar event - Attendance at Conference Sessions is required to gain CPD points. Attendance at the Trade show only will not attract CPD points Further Details
Aurora Academy Power-One Energy Solutions Various 35 Training for designers and installers in proper configuration and grid support features. Training is for inverters and monitoring systems Further Details
Australia Wide PD Days Australian Solar Council Australia Wide 30 Solar Installer and Designer professional development training with Glen Morris Further Details
Australian Energy Storage Conference Australian Solar Council Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre 40 Australian Energy Storage covers on grid and off grid battery storage and electric vehicle charging stations 8 - 9 May, 2014 Further Details
Basic Workplace First Aid Training Course College of Electrical Training WA 35 The aim of this course is to develop skills and knowledge required to recognise and respond to life threatening emergencies. This includes calling for help, providing basic life support and basic management of common life-threatening conditions in a work-place context. Further Details
Battery 101 R & J Batteries QLD, Brisbane 40 Technical Director of BAE Batteries, Berlin, Germany, will present a workshop regarding battery composition and sizing of systems. Date: 10/11/2014 Time: 2pm Bookings via bae@rjbatt.com.au Further Details