UEESS00197 Grid-connected Renewable Energy Systems Inspector Skill Set


This course is for electricians doing compliance inspections on solar grid connected systems with associated equipment.

This course is delivered by experienced Inspectors doing Solar, Battery and Off Grid inspections in NSW, VIC, SA and the NT.

Course enrolments from January 1st 2024.

Participants would complete the following:

• Part one – complete 6 hours of online theory work using Moodle. This focuses on testing and verification and the relevant Standards
• Part two – attend a one day Zoom class – we can see everyone and talk to each other
• Part three – Complete an inspection on a domestic installation and do an assignment
• Part four – Complete an inspection on a commercial installation and do an assignment

• Assessment – this is done before and during the course; we do not send participants away with work to complete after completion of part four. Total commitment is approximately 30 hours. We provide a Workbook which include the two assignments.

Upon successful completion you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing the Units of Competency covered in the course.

• applying relevant work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements, including using risk control measures
• obtaining required information and documentation in preparation for the inspection
• preparing grid connected system inspection checklists based on industry standards and regulatory requirements
• conducting detailed inspections and testing of grid connected systems
• verifying grid connected system compliance, and identifying non-compliance, with industry/regulatory standards
• acting within the inspection authority when dealing with non-compliance
• documenting and reporting inspection finding
• inspections and safety compliance audits of grid connected renewable energy systems, including:
• inspection types and their scope
• scope of inspection responsibilities
• inspection methods and procedures
• inspection documentation
• grid connected renewable energy systems including:
• installation of photovoltaic systems to power conversion equipment
• installation of battery storage equipment power conversion equipment to grid
• installation of battery storage to power conversion equipment
• installation of photovoltaic power conversion equipment to grid

UEERE0072 Inspect grid connected renewable energy systems
RIIWHS204EWork safely at heights - [do this with another RTO]
UEEEL0039Design, install and verify compliance and functionality of general electrical installations

Fees for this course are $2480 paid in two instalments.

What this includes:

• All course materials
• Resources and access to our Dropbox folder
• Support during the pre-course and Zoom class work

• An unrestricted electrical license from any state or territory
• Completion of the Grid Connect skills set – we do not require accreditation with the CEC


1. RIIWHS204E – Work Safely at Heights. Participants must complete this with another RTO and provide evidence of this unit or an equivalent.

2. Access to the following standards:

• ASNZS 3000:2018
• ASNZS 5033:2021
• ASNZS 4777.1: 2016
• ASNZS 5139: 2019
• ASNZS 1170.2: 2021
• ASNZS 3017: 2022

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New accrediting body but same training required for Solar and Batteries.

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