This course is a pathway to becoming a licensed solar technician or solar products vendor. The course aims at equipping the participants with comprehensive know-how for photovoltaics, hands-on training with technical components, designing optimized PV systems, operate and maintain grid-tied solar PV system, online monitoring of solar PV systems, design grid -connect solar PV systems and apply for a T3 license from the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC).

  • Diploma in electrical or electronics; and intermediate solar training and Advanced Solar Training; and 4 years of verifiable solar installation experience or:
  • Higher national diploma; and 2 years of verifiable solar installation experience
  • BSc electrical engineering or relevant degree; and 2 years of verifiable solar installation experience
  • T2 certificates from a recognized institution
  • Good command of MS word, MS excel and internet browsing.
Target Group
The course is open but not limited to energy system designers, engineers and installers, project developers, vocational instructors, Vendors, O&M technicians, solar companies.
Course Duration
Five days of full-time lecturer- student contact and 15 days eLearning (eLearning services available after payment for the course).

Fee Kes 50,000/=per participant.





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Contact Details

Strathmore Energy Research Centre
Madaraka Estate, Ole Sangale
P.O. Box 59857 00200
City Square, Nairobi, Kenya
Tel.: +254 (0) 703 034 000
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