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. You can also search for a course name or institution using the search box below.

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    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.

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    On 15 August 2017, the CEC Battery Installation Guidelines were released as a requirement for all battery installations. These guidelines supersede the grid connected battery storage guidelines of 2016. The purpose of this document is to proivde guidance to battery installers and promote: • best practice • compliance with existing standards • familiarity with the methodology of the forthcoming standard AS/NZS 5139 • system safety, reliability and performance.

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    The NECA SA/NT are proud to be presenting the 2017 Roadshow seminar series to electricians across SA. This years series will focus on the new AS/NZS 3000 wiring rules, presented by the Office of the Technical Regulator as well as Electronic Certificates of Compliance

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    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.

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    SolarBridge ACPV Revolution

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    This qualification provides competencies in preparation to design and validate/evaluate renewable energy equipment and systems and provide technical advice/sales.

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    SolarEdge Advanced installation, communication, optimizers/String architecture, SolarEdge inverters troubleshooting. Commercial project with SolarEdge

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    Alpha Energy Storage training

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    GSES has run a selection of CPD workshops held as part of the Australian Energy Storage Conference on 14 – 15 June 2017

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    Revise and fine tune your knowledge and skills applicable to the use of the wiring rules and cable selection standards AS/NZS 3000 and AS/NZS3008.1 by joining this refresher course.

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    What are the main differences in the new standard? What is DRM & what do you need to know about it? What are the typical actions I might need to do for installations after the new standard comes into effect? What SMA inverters will comply with the new standard? What do I do with non-compliant stock? CEC lists and other installer checks

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    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.

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    The Australian Battery Guide is a framework designed to provide guidance to the energy storage industry and consumers in the interim while formal Australian Standards are being developed for the sector.

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    Australian Energy Storage Conference and Exhibition will take place on 1-2 June 2016 The 2016 Conference will feature a full 2 day program bringing together highly regarded industry speakers from leading energy companies and from the energy distribution networks. There will be talks on innovations and opportunities to network with specialists in the fields of batteries, power management systems and commercial ready energy storage options.

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    Australian Energy Storage Conference and Exhibition was held on 14-15 June 2017 The 2017 Conference will feature a full 2 day program bringing together highly regarded industry speakers from leading energy companies and from the energy distribution networks.

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    '1 Year into the Battery Revolution' - Enphase, LG, BYD and Sungrow (plus more) reflect on where we have come from, learning's and where we are heading to.

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    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

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    All Energy - Session - Battery Face off

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    A half day course covering battery installation, handling, safety & Standards.

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    GSES has run a selection of CPD workshops held as part of the Australian Energy Storage Conference on 14 – 15 June 2017

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    1. Understanding Battery Technology 2. Smart Energy 3. Stand-alone power system design and install essentials

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    GSES has run a selection of CPD workshops held as part of the Australian Energy Storage Conference on 14 – 15 June 2017

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    GSES has run a selection of CPD workshops held as part of the Australian Energy Storage Conference on 14 – 15 June 2017

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    GSES has run a selection of CPD workshops held as part of the Australian Energy Storage Conference on 14 – 15 June 2017

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    We would use the attached presentation and speak about the points. This will be run by Dr Alex Li.We would like this assessed for points asap so we can organise.Thanks Scott

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    Install the carbonTRACK CT100i energy management system which enables understanding and control of electricity usage and solar system performance

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    Case study of work completed whilst accredited. Please note case studies take approx 3-4 wks to process. You will need to allow this time for assessment in order to claim the points before your expiry. Points are not allocated until the assessment is complete. Only 1 case study may be submitted per renewal period.

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    Join the CEC accreditation team to discuss some of the issues in the industry

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    Interested in diversifying your business and entering the energy efficiency sector? Then this is the course for you

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    This course is designed for Electricians and delivered over 3 days in class. Students are given training in both the theory and practical elements of installing air conditioning split systems. A Certificate will be issued on successful completion of the course fullfills the qualification requirement for the student to apply to the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC) for a restricted refrigerant gas handling and/or purchasing license.

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    This qualification reflects the role of an operator in the telecommunications industry who can apply a broad range of competencies using a defined range of skills where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection, installation and configuration of equipment in convergence technologies that integrate radio, optical and internet protocol (IP) based applications.

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    This qualification provides competencies to select, install, commission, fault find and maintain electrical and instrumentation equipment in buildings and premises and instrumentation systems and core instrumentation equipment for process and control. It includes ERAC requirements for an ‘Electrician’s licence’.

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    This course provides licensed electricians with the skills to design, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain grid-connected photovoltaic systems and associated equipment

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    This qualification provides competencies to supervise selection, installation, commissioning maintenance and testing of explosion-protected equipment and systems for control and monitoring of plant and processes. The qualification provides competencies in working with explosion protections techniques with elections in how they apply to coal mining, gas and dust atmospheres. It includes competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain stand alone renewable energy systems

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    This qualification provides competencies to select, install, commission, fault find and maintain multiple renewable energy sources and equipment for control of energy use.

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    The qualification reflects the role of workers who apply a broad knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of contexts and may include coordinators, advisors and facilitators. BSBWHS402A Assist with compliance with WHS laws BSBWHS403A Contribute to implementing & maintaining WHS BSBWHS404A Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment BSBWHS405A Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems BSBWHS406A Assist with responding to incidents

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    Tesla's Certified Installer Program for Powerwall. Training takes half a day, and includes modules on: - The Certified Installer Program. The process, standards and measure of success - Demonstration and hands-on installation of Powerwall - Commissioning and support tools - Integration with inverter partners

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    This course is designed to update the holders of a current unrestricted electricians licence and 4th Year apprentice Electrotechnology electricians in current testing procedures, applicable to the Western Australian Electrical Requirements and Australian/New Zealand Standards.

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    Solar designers will improve their ability to develop an optimized commercial solar system design. Modification of the array size orientation and tilt will be shown to add significant financial value. The methodology involves comparing the site load profile to the solar generation profile as recommended in section 9.1 of the Clean Energy Council's 30 –100 KW Design Guidelines.

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    This intensive course gives you access to the knowledge and network to successfully develop and win commercial solar projects, with $25K worth of legal documents and financial tools.

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    This course will introduce the 50kW+ commercial solution package and cover the in-depth details of the Sunny Portal professional package and zero export solution.

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    This course covers the technical specification of designing a commercial system from 5kW up to MW scale, including reactive power, export power control and hands-on workshops

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    The training will cover: • Product range and what applications each are suited for • Communications architecture • Monitoring and Control • Integration into Secondary Protection • Introduction of the new Sunny Tripower, and its design benefits under Australian Standards

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    Tigo Energy system commissioning. Participants will know how to configure and activate the components of a smart module system, as well as how to use module-level data for troubleshooting.

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    After installing a solar system it is essential to commission it, making sure that your work results in the safest and most efficient system. Proper maintenance procedures should be performed to maintain optimum output and, should a problem occur, the correct fault-finding techniques should be used to solve it in the safest and most efficient way possible. This PD course teaches the best practices for commissioning a solar system, maintaining a solar system and performing fault finding in a solar system.

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    This course offers an in-depth exploration of the SMA communications protocols including RS485, Bluetooth and Speedwire. You will learn about the product range and the functionality of the different products available.

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    SMA grid and off-grid range RS485 technology RS485 piggy back cards Webbox, SO box, Sensor +++ Webbox configuration Bluetooth technology BT piggy back cards BT Webbox, Sensor, Repeater SunnyView, Cluster controller +++ Webconnect registeration Sunny Explorer, Sunny Data Control Flashview

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    This unit is a WorkSafe minimum requirement to work in the construction industry. It provides a broad understanding of OHS issues within the construction Industry.

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    CPR and Low Voltage Switchboard Rescue