Award in the Installation and Maintenance of Small Scale Solar Photovoltaic Systems (Level 3)

Qualification Title

QCF –  Level 3 Award In the Installation and Maintenance of Small Scale Solar Photovoltaic Systems  600/6283/6

Qualification Code Credits Guided Learning Hours

600/6283/6

10

80

Assessment Information

This is a nationally recognised qualification in the installation and maintenance of small scale solar photovoltaic systems. The qualification is developed from the National Occupational Standards and is recognised by the Micro-generation Certification Scheme (MCS) registration bodies as an acceptable qualification to join one of their respective schemes.

Unit Details
  • D/602/3086 Know the requirements to install, commission and handover small scale solar photovoltaic systems
  • K/602/3088 Install, commission and handover small scale solar photovoltaic systems
  • M/602/3089 Know the requirements to inspect, service and maintain small scale solar photovoltaic systems
  • M/602/3092 Inspect, service and maintain small scale solar photovoltaic
Pre-requisites

Trainees should hold a formal craft qualification e.g. N/SVQ 3 in Electrical Installation (Buildings and Structures) or equivalent earlier certification that includes Inspection & Testing or a recognised Part P competence certification that includes Inspection & Testing and a BS 7671: 2008 Requirements for Electrical Installations (17th Edition) qualification.

Further Information

Assessments consist of a combination of practical and theory examinations.

Useful Information

Qualification Guide – Solar Photovoltaic
Purpose Statement – Solar Photovoltaic

This qualification satisfies MCS requirements for related work activites.

Training Materials

Training materials are available from a number of sources.

BPEC Services Ltd training materials

Funding

For UK funding info visit Learning Aim Reference Service Qualification Funding Information

Related Qualifications

Level 3 Award in the Fundamental Principles and Requirements of Environmental Technology Systems

Assessment centres wishing to deliver the Level 3 Award In the Installation and Maintenance of Small Scale Solar Photovoltaic Systems should contact AOadmin@bpec.org.uk

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