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CE525: Large-Scale Ground-Mounted PV Installation Safety

NABCEP CE Hours:  8 hours (click for details).  Large ground-mounted PV installations present unique hazards requiring specialized safety training, including DC circuits operating at up to 1500 volts and thousands of amps, AC circuits up to 690 volts, and hazards associated with trenching and the use of heavy machinery.  This 8-hr online on-demand course covers site hazards and control methods specific to large ground-mounted PV installations.  Further NABCEP hours information found under Certification section below.

what you will learn

This training includes two lessons for a total of 8 contact training hours. Each lesson includes presentations, field videos, interactive exercises, and a quiz.

  • Lesson 1: Site and Mechanical Hazards- Identify common site and mechanical hazards that workers are exposed to when installing ground-mounted PV arrays, describe ways to mitigate hazards, determine safe working practices and PPE requirements.
  • Lesson 2: Electrical Hazards- Determine electrical hazards on large-scale PV job sites, identify shock and arc flash hazards and implement protective measures, define lockout/tagout methods and principles, examine installation, maintenance, and PV testing hazards.
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helpful information

If you are registering 3 or more students at one time please contact us at 970-527-7657 option 1 or [email protected] for discounted pricing.

3 – 9 students – $99 per registration
10 or more students – $49 per registration

Add this CE525 training onto any online or in-person SEI training* registration and get it for only $99.  You will be given the option to add on CE525 during the checkout process after adding the main course you are registering for to your shopping cart.  Questions? call 970-527-7657 option 1

(*Non CE course)

nabcep certification information

SEI Contact Training Hours: 8 hours online

This course provides approved credit hours towards the following NABCEP Certifications and Recertifications:

  • PV Installation Professional
  • PV Design Specialist
  • PV Installation Specialist
  • PV Commissioning and Maintenance Specialist
  • PV Technical Sales Professional
  • PV Associate (Renewal only)
  • SH Associate (Renewal only)
  • PV System Inspector (Recertification only)
  • Solar Heating System Inspector (Recertification only)
  • Solar Heating Installer

Please visit NABCEP’S online course catalog for credit hours breakdown.

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