Solar Power Plant Operation and Maintenance

Registration Open

Overview of the Course:

Low performance and poor operational condition is one of the biggest issues of solar PV power projects
worldwide.  A Large number of PV systems are under performing due to poor maintenance,
BeGenesis India conducts short term face-to- face training on “Solar Power plant operation and
maintenance”. This training on step-by- step know how and Hands-on training in accordance with
international best practices.

Who should attend?

The candidate should be 10 pass ITI in electrician/Wireman/Electronics and not below 18 years.
The trainee should have certificate of ITI or diploma in any branches of
Electrical/Mechanical/Electronics, Experience in certified electrician will also be preferred.
B. Tech or any other higher qualification is not allowed.i

Training Methodology:

The course will be delivered in lecture format using PowerPoint, sharing of case examples, design
exercises, energy yield estimation exercise, a complete design task and practical site assessment.

Training Materials:

A copy of BeGenesis Solar Power plant operation and maintenance training manual and notes

Certification:

BeGenesis BeGenesis standards and accreditation requirements.  On successful completion of the course students receive a
certificate of completion from BeGenesis skills Academy in collaboration with Solar Industry.

3. NUMBER OF SEATS:

Presently, there shall be 30 seats for each batch of training program.

Course Content :-

What is Electricity – Lecture: Briefing: Electron theory, (Molecules, Atom, Protons,
Neutrons), Structure of atom, Electric Current. Voltage, Current, Resistance, Example
(Example: water flow from outlet of a water tank) Measurement Units – Volts, Amp, Ohm.

Electrical Lab work / Demo Demo-1: Voltage, Current, Resistance (water flow through outlet
of water tank) Demo-2: Voltmeter, Ampere meter & Resistance (Rheostat)
Demo: Safety and its importance, PPEs, Safety Signs, Safety Slogans, Safety Rules, Fire
Extinguishers
Demo: PPEs, All types of fire extinguishers,
Mock drill: Practice on usage of fire extinguishers (any two types).

Safety and Precautions: General safety consideration in the installation phase of solar power
plant, Mechanical safety aspects, Safety practices in work sites, Occupational safety, Health &
Environment education.

Safety and Precautions: General safety consideration in the installation phase of solar power
plant, Mechanical safety aspects, Safety practices in work sites, Occupational safety, Health &
Environment education.

Demo:-Safety and its importance, PPE’s safety signs, safety rules, fire extinguisher..

Safety and Precautions: General safety consideration in the installation phase of solar power
plant, Mechanical safety aspects, Safety practices in work sites, Occupational safety, Health &
Environment education.

Introduction to tools required for maintenance and its importance:-

Battery Maintenance:- General, Battery Inspection and Cleaning, Checking the Electrolyte
level, Checking Battery Voltage Maintenance Schedule – Flooded, Wet Cell, Lead Acid
Batteries, Maintenance Schedule – Valve Regulated, Lead Acid (Gel Cell) Batteries,
Maintenance Schedule – Vented Nickel Cadmium Batteries, Maintenance Schedule – Battery
Chargers, Maintenance Schedule – Battery Monitoring System.

Panel Maintenance:- Cleaning, Panel Cracking, Panel Discoloration, Hot spot, snow, soiling,
wind, Monitoring Performance.

Inverter Maintenance:- MTools / tackles

Cables:- Insulation monitoring of cables, Cables.

Tools / tackles:

Lecture:-:Briefing : Screw Drivers, Spanners, Pliers, Nippers, Hammers, Hacksaw, Cutters,
Chisels, Allen Keys, Hand Drill, Drill bit, Try Square, Gimlet, Ratchet, Pipe vice, Bench vice,
Pin vice, Plumb bob, Centre punch, Wrench, Blow lamp, Pipe cutter, Reamer, Box spanner,
Crimping tool, Measuring tape, Pulley puller, Neon tester, Mallet, Wire stripper.

Group Exercise

Exe.-1: Recognize the right tools – Practice Screw Drivers, Spanners, Pliers, Nippers, Hammers,
Hacksaw, Cutters, Chisels, Allen Keys.

Exe.-2: Practice hand drill, try square, gimlet, ratchet, pipe vice, bench vice.

Exe.-3: Drilling Practices, usage of drill bits, filing practices, Try Square, Gilmet, rachet, pipe vice,
bench vice, pin vice.

Exe.-4: Practice Filing, Chisel, Marking, level, Pipe cutter, Reamer.

Exe.-5: Practice Box spanner, Crimping tool, Measuring tape, Pulley puller, Neon tester, Mallet,
Wire stripper.

Lecture:-:Briefing : Screw Drivers, Spanners, Pliers, Nippers, Hammers, Hacksaw, Cutters,
Chisels, Allen Keys, Hand Drill, Drill bit, Try Square, Gimlet, Ratchet, Pipe vice, Bench vice,
Pin vice, Plumb bob, Centre punch, Wrench, Blow lamp, Pipe cutter, Reamer, Box spanner,
Crimping tool, Measuring tape, Pulley puller, Neon tester, Mallet, Wire stripper.

Electrical Lab visit / Demo:-Demo-1: Solder, Flux, Soldering Iron, Blow Lamp Demo-2: Various
types of fuses, Fuse wires, MCBs, ELCB.

Group Exercise

Exe.-1: Soldering applications

Exe.-2: Rewiring / replacement of fuse

Exe.-2: Practice on underground cable laying Exe.-3: Practice on cable laying in cable trays.

Wires & Cables Lecture: Briefing:- Types of wires and cables, Insulating Materials, Standard wire
gauge, Specifications of wires and cables, Colour coding, Low and high voltage, Precautions in
using cables, Wire ferrules, Continuity / Continuity tester, Meggar.

Electrical Lab & Yard visit / Demo:-Demo: various types of wires and cables.

Group Exercise:

Exe.-1: unreeling wires and cables, inserting number ferules in wires.

Exe.-2: Continuity testing (Wires and cables).

Exe.-3 : Meggar Value Measurement (HT Cables).

Cabling / wiring accessories – Lecture:- Briefings: Cable/Wire lugs, Cable drums, Cable trays, Wire
stripper, Cable cutter, Crimping tool, Voltmeter, Ampere meter, Watt meter.

Electrical Lab & Yard visit:-Demo-1: All types of wires & cable lugs and tools..

Group Exercise

Exe.-1: Cable cutting, Insulation removing, Cable laying in cable trays.

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