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Solar Photovoltaic First Fix Installer Course

05/11/2013 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

This one day course is aimed at those who involved with the mechanical fitting of solar panel arrays on domestic and small scale commercial properties and offers delegates, through both classroom and practical activities exposure to the panels, associated bracketry and the necessary tools used in carrying out an installation.

  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Accreditation: Narec
  • Cost:£195 + Vat
  • Entry Requirements: Must be comfortable working at heights
  • Course Type: Practical and classroom based
  • Assessment: Tutor Assessed
The course offers delegates an insight into the full array installation whilst giving delegates an opportunity to install an array on a scale roof installation from a scaffold. Although delegates will be given full PPE protection, delegates are asked to provide their own safety footwear. Topics covered in this one day course are:
  • Basic safety and PPE Introduction
  • Introduction to the technology and technology history
  • Solar module types
  • DC Electricity and DC cabling
  • Basic functional testing
  • Mechanical Installation of system
  • Solar resource and basic yield calculation


8:30 am - 4:30 pm


Narec Training Centre
4 Ballast Hill
Blyth, Northumberland NE24 2AU United Kingdom
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