Solar Design

Advanced Understanding and Utility Scale Applications of PVSyst

Upgrade your PVSyst skills by learning to simulate complex utility scale grid-connected solar plants with case studies up to 21MWp

219 students are taking this class right now

Study Anytime, Anywhere

8 hours of course videos which
can be streamed for 6 months

Become a Superior Designer

Syllabus designed for those with a background in PVSyst

Certification & Feedback

Clear our online PVSyst exam to receive a certificate and personal feedback

Alumni Experience

Overview

What is PVSyst?

PVSyst for solar design is a downloadable software that is used to estimate and optimize the energy output of a solar power plant. As a software, PVSyst allows the user to simulate the energy output, detailed losses, analyze near shadings, carry out financial analysis, probability reports, horizon profile and generate many more outputs that help solar designers in understanding the overall performance of a solar power plant.

Globally, PVSyst is an industry-standard solar design tool and a must-have skill for a solar designer.  The final report produced from a PVSyst simulation plays a key role in the proposal to be submitted to potential clients and investors in order to understand the bankability and performance of the solar PV plant.

Reo Training Certificate of Completion

Key Program Takeaways
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Skip the basics to solve and analyze complex case-studies from Lesson 1

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Design solar PV plants with trackers, bifacial modules and albedo values

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Design solar PV plants considering grid constraints and power factors

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Simulate P50/P90 reports and analyse performance

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Determine cash-flows with CAPEX and OPEX financial analysis

landscape

Design for varied landscapes with horizon profiles and contours

business

Tackle real-world design challenges and simulations

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Solve practical case studies from Qatar, India, Spain, Turkey, Australia, UAE and more

Syllabus & Preview

  10 Modules with 13 Lessons  Click below to expand

 

10 Downloadable Files

Includes Excel Sheets, PDFs, Solar Calculators & Datasheets

Instructor Access

Includes student dashboard to post doubts & interact with your instructor

Certificate & Personal Feedback

Conclude course with a Certificate of Completion and personal feedback.

Student Performance Evaluation

Practice Test2

Practice Case Studies in Booklet3

Exam – MCQ TestGraded

Exam – Case StudyGraded + Feedback

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Sample Lessons

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Industry Case Studies and Projects

Our case studies enable you to design real and scientifically accurate solar plants after the completion of your course. 

  • Case Study 1

    Scope of work: Designing a single-axis tracker system.

    Project particulars: 5 MWp ground-mount project using Jinko panels and SMA inverters.

    Location: Doha, Qatar.

  • Case Study 2

    Scope of work: Understanding Optimisation tools and Evaluating Simulations.

    Project particulars: 1MWp solar system using REC panels and ABB inverters.

    Location: Madrid, Spain.

  • Case Study 3

    Scope of work: Designing bi-facial solar systems.

    Project particulars: 10 MWp project using Longi panels and SMA inverters.

    Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE.

  • Case Study 4

    Scope of work: Module Stringing solar power plants.

    Project particulars: Solar project using REC panels and ABB inverters.

    Location: Mount Abu, India.

  • Case Study 5

    Scope of work: Importing Horizon Diagrams into PVSyst.

    Project particulars: 1000 kWp project using REC panels and ABB inverters.

    Location: Mount Abu, India.

  • Case Study 6

    Scope of work: Financial Modeling of a solar power plant.

    Project particulars: 1 MWp project using REC panels and ABB inverters.

    Location: Istanbul, Turkey.

  • Case Study 7

    Scope of work: Interval data analysis of a solar power plant.

    Project particulars: 1000 kWp project using CS panels and ABB inverters.

    Location: Lisbon, Portugal.

  • Case Study 8

    Scope of work: Understanding the fill zone feature of PVSyst.

    Project particulars: Solar project using Jinko panels and ABB inverters.

    Location: Le Mans, France.

  • Case Study 9

    Scope of work: Designing solar projects with contours and on hilltops.

    Project particulars: Solar project using Jinko panels and ABB inverters.

    Location: Geneva, Switzerland.

  • Case Study 10

    Scope of work: Designing a detailed utility-scale solar project.

    Project particulars: Solar project using Trina panels and SMA inverters.

    Location: Melbourne, Australia.

Examination and Personal Feedback

Course Instructor

Mr. Shalve Mohile

Solar Design Engineer and Consultant

Shalve Mohile, your instructor for this online training course, is a solar PV design and storage consultant with 8+ years of experience in designing and building solar projects varying from residential projects to multi-MW utility projects. His work in countries such as Australia, USA, Canada, Middle East, and India, has shaped him into a subject matter expert of solar design.

Shalve’s command over software such as Aurora, PVSyst, AutoCAD, and Helioscope has enabled him to design over 50 MW+ of solar PV plants including 5000+ residential, 300+ commercial, and 20+ utility scale designs.

Admission Fee & Financing

Summary of
What’s Included in the Fees


Your course comes with a dashboard
You may post all your doubts on your course homepage
for 6 months, and it will be resolved by the instructor.

What are these webinars?
We occasionally host free workshops for Reo students,
access for which can be availed directly from your dashboard.

A course designed for
the best learning experience

Become a Professional PVSyst Designer

After this course, you can design real grid-connected systems, interact with clients and appear for PVSyst job interviews.

Discuss Any Concerns With Our Team

Our student relations team is happy to help you. We are available over E-mail, WhatsApp and webchat.

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$ 195 all incl.

Student Reviews

William Bellinazo
The explanations are very detailed & give many insights on how to use PVSyst through practical case studies. I would definitely recommend it.

Fidele Alves
Very good and exciting experience. Clear explanations and examples corresponding to subjects under solar PV design. Very reactive team

Reo Enrolments So Far

Over the years, we have attracted and trained solar engineers from all around the world.

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Profile

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Industry Experience

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Sunny Design Tool

Learn how to create quick and easy solar design reports
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Online Course

Solar Design

Advanced Understanding and Utility Scale Applications of PVSyst

299 students are taking this class right now

Upgrade your PVSyst skills by learning to simulate complex utility scale grid-connected solar plants with case studies up to 21MWp

Berlin Timelapse
PlayPlay
Berlin Timelapse
PlayPlay
Budapest Timelapse
PlayPlay
Norway Timelapse
PlayPlay
Iceland Timelapse
PlayPlay
ADVPV_P2-min
ADVPV_P1-min
ADVPV_P3-min
previous arrowprevious arrow
next arrownext arrow
Berlin Timelapse
Berlin Timelapse
Budapest Timelapse
Norway Timelapse
Iceland Timelapse
ADVPV_P2-min
ADVPV_P1-min
ADVPV_P3-min
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What’s Included

Ongoing discounts

Apply now for
Instant Course Access

$ 195 all incl.

Alumni Experience

Course Overview

What is PVSyst?

PVSyst for solar design is a downloadable software that is used to estimate and optimize the energy output of a solar power plant. As a software, PVSyst allows the user to simulate the energy output, detailed losses, analyze near shadings, carry out financial analysis, probability reports, horizon profile and generate many more outputs that help solar designers in understanding the overall performance of a solar power plant.

Globally, PVSyst is an industry-standard solar design tool and a must-have skill for a solar designer.  The final report produced from a PVSyst simulation plays a key role in the proposal to be submitted to potential clients and investors in order to understand the bankability and performance of the solar PV plant.

Reo Training Certificate of Completion

Key Program Takeaways
developer_board

Skip the basics to solve and analyze complex case-studies from Lesson 1

track_changes

Design solar PV plants with trackers, bifacial modules and albedo values

power

Design solar PV plants considering grid constraints and power factors

map

Simulate P50/P90 reports and analyse performance

monetization_on

Determine cash-flows with CAPEX and OPEX financial analysis

landscape

Design for varied landscapes with horizon profiles and contours

business

Tackle real-world design challenges and simulations

school

Solve practical case studies from UAE, India, UK and Germany

Syllabus & Preview

10 Modules with 13 Lessons  
Click below to expand

Performance Evaluation

Practice Test2

Practice Case Studies3

Exam – MCQ Test*Graded

Exam – Case Study*Graded + Feedback

*Re-attempts Allowed

Industry Case Studies and Projects

Our case studies enable you to design real and scientifically accurate solar plants after the completion of your course.

Case Study 1

  • Scope of work: Designing a single-axis tracker system.
  • Project particulars: 5 MWp ground-mount project using Jinko panels and SMA inverters.
  • Location: Doha, Qatar.

Case Study 2

  • Scope of work: Understanding Optimisation tools and Evaluating Simulations.
  • Project particulars: 1MWp solar system using REC panels and ABB inverters.
  • Location: Madrid, Spain.

Case Study 3

  • Scope of work: Designing bi-facial solar systems.
  • Project particulars: 10 MWp project using Longi panels and SMA inverters.
  • Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Case Study 4

  • Scope of work: Module Stringing solar power plants.
  • Project particulars: Solar project using REC panels and ABB inverters.
  • Location: Mount Abu, India.

Case Study 5

  • Scope of work: Importing Horizon Diagrams into PVSyst.
  • Project particulars: 1000 kWp project using REC panels and ABB inverters.
  • Location: Mount Abu, India.

Case Study 6

  • Scope of work: Financial Modeling of a solar power plant.
  • Project particulars: 1 MWp project using REC panels and ABB inverters.
  • Location: Istanbul, Turkey.

Case Study 7

  • Scope of work: Interval data analysis of a solar power plant.
  • Project particulars: 1000 kWp project using CS panels and ABB inverters.
  • Location: Lisbon, Portugal.

Case Study 8

  • Scope of work: Understanding the fill zone feature of PVSyst.
  • Project particulars: Solar project using Jinko panels and ABB inverters.
  • Location: Le Mans, France.

Case Study 9

  • Scope of work: Designing solar projects with contours and on hilltops.
  • Project particulars: Solar project using Jinko panels and ABB inverters.
  • Location: Geneva, Switzerland.

Case Study 10

  • Scope of work: Designing a detailed utility-scale solar project.
  • Project particulars: Solar project using Trina panels and SMA inverters.
  • Location: Melbourne, Australia.

Course Instructor

Shalve Mohile

Solar Design Engineer and Consultant

Shalve Mohile, your instructor for this online training course, is a solar PV design and storage consultant with 8+ years of experience in designing and building solar projects varying from residential projects to multi-MW utility projects. His work in countries such as Australia, USA, Canada, Middle East, and India, has shaped him into a subject matter expert of solar design.

Shalve’s command over software such as Aurora, PVSyst, AutoCAD, and Helioscope has enabled him to design over 50 MW+ of solar PV plants including 5000+ residential, 300+ commercial, and 20+ utility scale designs.

Student Reviews

Reo Enrolments So Far

Over the years, we have attracted and trained solar engineers from all around the world.

Demographic Profile

Average Industry Experience

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