The language of presentation will be in French (with optional English to French translation). The five-module course is structured as follows:
|Module 1||Course overview||Project Phases, stakeholders of project development, Finance of projects|
|Module 2||Technical Aspects||Introduction into the Solar PV Technology, Assessment of PV-Resources and energy output, PV-System Design, Concepts for on-site electricity generation and consumption, suitability of locations, construction, operation and maintenance of PV-systems|
|Module 3||Commercial/ Financial Aspects||Electricity load profiles, business models, financial modelling, business opportunities for project developers|
|Module 4||Legal Aspects||Main investment risks, Power Purchase Agreements (PPA), leasing model, EPC-contracts, O&M contracts, project finance agreements, regulatory issues and insurance issues|
|Module 5||Communication||Project Documentation, successful preparation for project development, final test|
The training is free of charge.