This course will provide the knowledge to fully install a grid tie photovoltaic system.

2-Day CourseĀ 

We teach you the appropriate ways to:

  • Handle a job site in a way that is compliant to OH&S standards
  • Work safely with all the tools required to perform the tasks
  • Safely access and work on top of a pitched roof
  • Fasten the mounting system to the roof in a manner that keeps the integrity of the exterior in place
  • Handle the rooftop penetration of wire ways in a watertight fashion
  • Connect the array wiring systems from Solar panel to electrical
  • Tie into an electrical panel on the load side to distribute power back to the grid

The two-day course will cover a full grid tie system install from start to finish at our indoor facility. Here at SIC we want to give you all the knowledge of how an install will go and feel, so we have designed our facility to mirror real world situations. Be prepared to challenge yourself and have a great time learning.We will walk you through the following steps:

  • Discuss the safety parameters and tools being used
  • Tool inspection
  • Safety paperwork
  • safe access to elevated roof structure
  • Discuss safe ways to load equipment and tools to the roof structure
  • Put on all PPE and then load and access roof using discussed techniques to load rail system
  • Load and install micro inverters to the rail system and truck cable
  • Handle all cable components to the interior of the building
  • Bring the electrical wiring to the panel and tie in
  • Install all panels
  • Install all warning labels and warning signs as per CEC
  • Remove system in a safe way
  • Repeat the process with a sting inverter

Course Calendar
  • October 23, 2017 - October 24, 2017
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • December 11, 2017 - December 12, 2017
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • April 16, 2018 - April 17, 2018
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • October 22, 2018 - October 23, 2018
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm



Venue Phone: 403-463-5610

Venue Website:

3220 118 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2Z 3X1