This unit covers providing known solutions to predictable problems in stand-alone renewable energy systems operated at extra-low voltage. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including the use of basic voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing known solutions to predictable circuit problems.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
UEENEEK128A

Prerequisites

UEENEEK123A - Carry out basic repairs to renewable energy apparatus

Assessment

Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills and knowledge: - ELV wiring and circuit protection for renewable power systems; - electrical diagrams for a renewable power system; - batteries; - balance of system components and common loads; - basic lighting design; - generating sets, and; - generator set sizing calculations.

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