Solar PV Design and Installation

The Department of Energy and Environmental Engineering of University of Energy and Natural Resources, Sunyani is organizing hands-on PV installation training. This solar training provides an advanced practical knowledge required for safe, code-compliant design and installation of photovoltaic (PV) systems, with a focus on both grid and off-grid solar electric systems. The goal of this training is to create unique and specialized practical concepts needed to work on all PV systems, including: system components, system sizing, site analysis, PV module criteria, mounting solutions, over-current protection, grounding, safety, and commissioning.


  • Perform power & energy calculations
  • Evaluate Utility bills and perform load analysis
  • Estimate energy production from PV systems
  • Design both on/off grid PV systems
  • Perform monitoring, maintenance and diagnostic test on PV system
  • Technical expertise in installing PV with little or no supervision


This training is developed for students and professionals with interest in Solar Energy and its applications


GH¢1000.00 which includes training manuals, certificate of training, lunch.

Account Name: University of Energy and Natural Resources

Account Details: 0300134467458101

Deadline for payment 13th March 2017

How to register

  • Online: Download and complete registration forms here and scanned copy of payment receipt to
  • On campus: Register at the department of Energy

Registration starts on 23rd February 2017 to 13th March 2017.


Course Duration: 20th – 24th March 2017

Venue: Somo Visions Building (Solar Grid)- Adenta- Accra (Opposite SDA Junction)

Contact Details: Department of Energy and Environmental Engineering, UENR.

TEL: 0277658905,0505634855, 0208812106, 0506438028