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.
- D/602/3086 Know the requirements to install, commission and handover small scale solar photovoltaic
- 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
- M/602/3092 Inspect, service and maintain small scale solar photovoltaic
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.
Assessments consist of a combination of
practical and theory examinations.