CSA Solar Installation Training

26 – 30 January 2019 | 119-5589 Byrne Rd, Burnaby, BC V5J 3J1

Solar Training Team

  • Evan Kramer

    Evan Kramer

    Evan is a Environmental Scientist with a Masters degree from the University of Regina. He is our lead installer and system designer and also loves playing hockey!

    evan@stardustsolar.com

    604-620-6733

    Email
  • Nancy Rohaly

    Nancy Rohaly

    Nancy is a Red Seal Electrician with a Masters degree in Education from Simon Fraser University. She is an expert in the electrical trade and is always ready to get the job done!

    nancy@stardustsolar.com

    604-620-6733

    Email
  • Ashley Lenz

    Ashley Lenz

    Ashley has a keen eye for detail and is always working hard to ensure our training sessions run without issues. She organizes, plans and books all our training sessions so feel free to contact her with any suggestions you might have.

    ashley@stardustsolar.com

    604-620-6733

    Email
  • 1
    Fastest Growing Energy Sector in the World
  • 2
    5-Days of In-Depth Training with Solar Teachers
  • 3
    Full-Day of Real World Hands-On Experience

  • 4
    Networking and Meeting People in the Field
  • 5
    Environmentally Responsible Career and Future
  • 6
    Delicious Lunches and Snacks Everyday

Covered Topics

Electrical Basics

We are planning carefully every project and we calculate all possible.

Solar Technology

We have more than 15 years of experience in the graphic design.

Grid-Tie Systems

90% of US customers have their mobile devices whithin reach 24/7.

Off Grid Systems

We are planning carefully every project and we calculate all possible.

Safety Procedures

We have more than 15 years of experience in the graphic design.

CSA Prerequisite Exam

90% of US customers have their mobile devices whithin reach 24/7.

Agenda

09:00
09:30

Welcome to Solar Installation Training

Stardust Solar Office 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

09:30
11:00

Electrical Basics and Photovoltaics

Stardust Solar Office

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

11:30
13:00

Earth’s Solar Resource and Site Assessments 

Stardust Solar Office

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

13:00
14:00

Lunch Brake – Enjoy Your Break!

Stardust Solar Office

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Delicious Food

Taste our food temptations

14:00
17:00

Modules, Inverters and Racking Options

Stardust Solar Office 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

09:00
10:00

Wiring, Over-Current Protection, Grounding and Bonding  

Stardust Solar Office

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

10:00
11:00

Balance of System (BoS)

Stardust Solar Office 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

11:00
13:00

System Design and Safety 

Stardust Solar Office

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

13:00
14:00

Lunch Brake – Enjoy Your Break!

Stardust Solar Office

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Delicious Food

Taste our food temptations

14:00
17:00

Grid-Tied Exam

Stardust Solar Office

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

9:00
12:30

Hands-On Experience (Roof Mount Installation) 

Stardust Solar Warehouse

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

12:30
13:30

Lunch Brake – Enjoy Your Break!

Stardust Solar Office 

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Delicious Food

Taste our food temptations

13:30
17:00

Hands-On Experience (Roof Mount Installation) 

Stardust Solar Warehouse 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

09:00
10:00

Types of Batteries 

Stardust Solar Office

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

10:00
11:00

Battery Banks 

Stardust Solar Office 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

11:00
13:00

Inspection and Initial Charge 

Stardust Solar Office 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

13:00
14:00

Lunch Brake – Enjoy Your Break!

Stardust Solar Office 

team-sm1

Delicious Food

Taste our food temptations

14:00
17:00

Battery Maintenance and Equalization 

Stardust Solar Office 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

09:00
10:00

Off Grid Components

Stardust Solar Office

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

10:00
11:00

Load Assessment 

Stardust Solar Office 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

11:00
13:00

Off Grid System Sizing 

Stardust Solar Office

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

13:00
14:00

Lunch Brake – Enjoy Your Break!

Stardust Solar Office 

team-sm1

Delicious Food

Taste our food temptations

14:00
17:00

Off Grid Exam

Stardust Solar Office 

Evan Kramer

Environmental Scientist

About CSA Solar Photovoltaic Systems Personnel Certification

The Construction Electrician (NOC 7241) Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems Certified (PVSC) Personnel Certification has been developed by CSA Group in conjunction with the National Electrical Trade Council (NETCO) and industry stakeholders to provide assurance that an individual possesses the competencies deemed necessary to perform the job function of a Solar Photovoltaic Systems Certified electrician.

This certification has been developed in compliance with the ISO 17024 standard. ISO 17024 is the global benchmark for organizations operating personnel certification programs and outlines the methods and procedures required to ensure the objective and unbiased assessment of a candidate’s knowledge, skills and abilities. Passing the PVSC examination will indicate that the candidate possesses the knowledge, skills and decision-making abilities necessary to practice the proper techniques to pre-plan, implement, configure, install, commission, troubleshoot and maintain solar PV systems.

Scope

This certification addresses the need to confirm the demonstrated knowledge, skills and abilities of qualified construction electricians who install and maintain solar photovoltaic power generation systems and equipment for use in settings such as industrial, commercial, institutional, power generation and residential settings in compliance with appropriate Codes, Standards and industry best practices.

The certification indicates that you can apply safe and effective installation of solar equipment with reduced the risk of serious accident, injury and also to help promote energy efficiency and increased public confidence in PV installations.

Applicable Industries

  • Electrical Trades
  • Electrical Contractors
  • Energy Generation and Distribution / Utilities Energy and Renewables
  • Consulting Firms
  • Engineering Firms
  • Industrial / Commercial and Residential Construction

Recognized Training Providers:

Please note that being listed as a CSA Recognized Training Provider does not mean that this program is a certified CSA program.

Acceptance as a CSA Recognized Training Provider is an acknowledgement from CSA Group that after careful review, the training provider ‘s curriculum has been determined to cover, at a minimum, the knowledge areas identified by the committee of industry subject matter experts for the related personnel certification program.

 

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