Design and Install Battery Systems for Grid Connected Solar PV Course

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    5 Days face to face

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    Contact us for full course outline

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    Written Questions and Practicals

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    Cost: (no gst applies)

    $2495 CITB Price* (SA) $1120 for Design and Install
    $1995 CITB Price* (SA) $1435 for Install Only and Design Only 
    Includes training materials, morning tea and beverages
    Selected Aust Standards at additional cost.

    * CITB (SA) subject to eligibility and availability. You must pay the full course price. Rebates are issued after you successfully complete your course. 


  • What time does the course start and finish?

    8am sign up, starts 8.30 sharp. Finishes 4.30 pm

  • How is the course delivered?

    Face to face sessions x 5 plus self directed learning

  • How long will training and assessment take?

    All training and some assessment activities are completed during training

    Remaining assessments are completed in your own time, within 6 weeks of completing attendance

  • When is payment required?

    Payment is required before the course commences

  • Are fee subsidies available?

    CITB (SA) and CSQ (Qld)  are available subject to availability and eligibility

  • Will completion of the Solar Battery PV Storage Course get me CEC accreditation as a battery installer?

    Yes, after the completion of this course (Design and Install Battery Systems for Grid Connected Solar PV), you can apply to become a qualified Solar PV Battery Installer with the Clean Energy Council (CEC).

  • Which cities is the course delivered in?

    Delivery of this course is at our training facilities in: Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Darwin.

Solar Battery Storage for Grid PV Course Information

Electricians and other eligible learners* who already hold qualifications in  Design/  Install Grid-Connected PV Systems  can complete this Battery Storage course and be eligible for Battery + Grid PV Design / Install Endorsement with  the Clean Energy Council (additional CEC accreditation requirements apply – see ). You must be a Licensed Electrician (A-grade, full license) to undertake the unit UEERE4001.

This Course involves two units of study:

UEERE5001   Design battery storage systems for grid-connected photovoltaic systems

UEERE4001   Install, maintain and fault find battery storage systems for grid-connected photovoltaic systems

Statement of Attainment for successfully completed units of study.

*Note Electrical and Electronic Engineers who are CEC accredited in Grid PV Design can complete this course for a Certificate of Completion and apply for CEC accreditation in Battery Endorsement


Face to Face option –
Consecutive 5 days face to face combined with self-directed study.

Combined Webinar + Face to Face option –

Webinar option – 4 consecutive days Live Interactive Webinars + 1 day face to face combined with self-directed study –  Available when Covid impacts our business operations – or yours!

Work on live systems with trainers who actually work in the field.  Training includes installation of three different configurations of systems, and two fully worked designs for installer-assembled battery systems for grid. You will receive thorough training and assessment to prepare you for field work – don’t be short changed by completing a shorter course involving only simple design concepts.

Contact us for a full Course Outline

Cost:  (no gst applies). CITB (SA)  be available – check course dates for funding and discounts.

Cost subject to change without notice

$2495 for Design and Install
$1995 for Install Only and Design Only course
Includes training materials, morning tea and beverages
Selected Aust Standards at additional cost

See your chosen course date for discounts and funding availability

Click on your course date below for details about fee subsidies

Solar Battery Storage Course Includes:

  • Planning and designing for and design battery storage systems for grid connected PV including a variety of customer drivers and battery technology
  • Sizing and configuring a battery system suitable for connection to the grid and solar PV following Australian Standards, regulations and CEC Guidelines
  • Installing maintaining and fault-finding battery storage systems for grid connected PV systems

Choosing a training or education provider:

The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) has developed a fact sheet to allow you to be fully informed about your decision to enrol in a course of study. We recommend reading this information prior to enrolling.
It’s available by clicking here.

Our Commitment to You

Solar Training Centre does not have commercial ownership interests in solar sales and marketing companies or in ASRs or companies employing CEC Accredited Installers.

Our trainers are committed to bringing you and your staff high quality training programs because they are solar industry professionals, not competitors to your business. You can refer your employees to our RTO services safe in the knowledge that we wont undercut your business.

Our interest is in training you and your employees for CEC accreditation, ensuring you are safe out in the field,  and in building a highly qualified viable solar sector  – together as partners, not as commercial rivals.

We are proud participants of the following funding scheme:

SA:     Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) – see

How to register:

Select your course date below, or contact us to discuss your training needs. We will contact you with full course information and enrolment pack.

Register here for your course date