CEC Solar Masterclass 2022

Making its debut in Sydney this July at Energy Next 2022, the Solar Masterclass will provide solar designers and installers with the latest expert advice on the major design and installation issues currently facing the rooftop solar sector. Attendance is free and Continuous Professional Development (CPD) points will be available to eligible installers who scan into each session. This is a must-attend event for anyone working in the Australian rooftop solar installation sector.

Note: Your registration for Energy Next 2022 will allow you access to the CEC Solar Masterclass session.

TUESDAY, 19 JULY 2022 - INSIDE THE CEC SOLAR MASTERCLASS THEATRE

Up to 30 Elective CPD POINTS

10:00am - 10:15am

Strength in adversity: maintaining solar success and the road ahead 

Nikki Potter, Executive General Manager Industry Development, Clean Energy Council

10:15am - 11:15am

Safety first: addressing health and safety risks in rooftop solar

Michael Shaughnessy, Technical Support, Clean Energy Council

Michael Tilden, Assistant State Inspector, Construction Services Newcastle, NSW Safe Work

Thomas Seymour, Technical Support, Clean Energy Council

BREAK

11:30am - 12:10pm

Setting for the sun: ensuring that inverter settings are correct

Elizabeth Rosenberg, Technical Services Manager, Clean Energy Council

Taru Veijalainen, Senior Analyst, AEMO

Nathan Laird, A/Asset Investment Standards & Policies Manager, Asset Management, Ausgrid

12:15pm - 1:00pm

Compliance matters: the important obligations of a solar installer

Jarrod Cooper, Compliance & Regulatory Services Team Leader, Clean Energy Council

Jessica Edwards, Manager of SRES Reforms, Clean Energy Regulator

BREAK

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Numbers game: the key metrics of a successful solar business

Warwick Johnston, Director, Sunwiz

2:30pm - 3:30pm

De-Mystifying Work Health & Safety and workers compensation

Jacqui Milson, Partner People Risk, Howden

WEDNESDAY, 20 JULY 2022 - INSIDE THE CEC SOLAR MASTERCLASS THEATRE

Up to 30 Elective CPD POINTS

10:00am - 11:00am

The solar bible: understanding AS/NZS 5033:2021

Nathan Smith, Technical Programs Specialist, Clean Energy Council

Elizabeth Rosenberg, Technical Services Manager, Clean Energy Council

Thomas Seymour, Technical Team Leader, Clean Energy Council

BREAK

11:30am - 12:30pm

Sustainable solar: the growing importance of PV module and battery recycling

Nikki Potter, Executive General Manager Industry Development, Clean Energy Council

Tim Dawson, CO-Founder, PV Industries

Rob Gell, Director, Sustainability & Alliances at Solar Recovery Corporation

BREAK

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Stored knowledge: learning the ins and outs of battery installation

Elizabeth Rosenberg, Technical Services Manager, Clean Energy Council

Michael Shaughnessy, Tech Support, Clean Energy Council

BREAK

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Inspection reflections: common issues and recommendations from solar inspectors

Nathan Smith, Technical Programs Specialist, Clean Energy Council

Simon Franklin, Managing Director, ITP

Mark Henson, Field Manager – Service and Installation Compliance, Ausgrid

Dongchuan Fu, Team Leader, Clean Energy Regulator