Key Facts

  • Starting
    9 Sep 2024
    Start Time
    End Time
    12 Weeks
    Study Mode
    Part Time Day
    Roll-On Roll-Off (Any Day of Week)
    Start Date
    9 Sep 2024
    End Date
    4 Jul 2025
    Level 3


    19+ Fee
    £ 585
Level 3 Certificate Solar PV Installer and Operator

The qualification provides learners with an understanding of solar photovoltaic systems installation, commissioning, and operation and maintenance. This Level 3 qualification is aimed at learners with a background as electrical, mechanical, civil and energy professionals or those in their last year of study in the above related fields. It is also suitable for technicians with at least two years' experience in an associated job role.

  • Entry Requirements

    A full Level 3 Electrical qualification and evidence of recent CPD and work experience. Achievement of the 18th Edition is desirable but can be gained alongside this qualification.

  • Course Content

    The NOCN Level 3 Award consists of three (3) mandatory components.

    Component 1: Installation of Solar PV Systems Component 2: Commissioning of Solar PV Systems Component 3: Commissioning of Solar PV Systems

  • Progression Next Steps

    Achievement of these qualifications confirms the learner has gained the knowledge and skills required to:

    • Progress directly into employment • Progress into further learning at a higher level such as NOCN Level 5 Certificate for Certified Solar Photovoltaic Practitioner

  • Assessment Details

    The qualification is assessed through 3 observed practical tasks and a multiple choice knowledge assessment. To achieve this qualification, a learner must provide evidence of learning and achievement as detailed on each of the components.