This solar school aims to produced qualified solar technicians capable of installing and maintaining solar pv systems. The training is conducted by highly qualified experts from both Kenya and Switzerland.
The Centre was established in january 2012 in response to the lack of trained solar technicians in Kenya. The centre, situated at Abura village, Homa Bay County in western Kenya, aims to produce well rounded graduates capable of carrying out the design, installation and maintenance of solar PV systems.
The course has both theoretical and practical components including introduction to global warming and climate change, solar photovoltaic systems and installation.
The training is facilitated by highly skilled professionals from both Switzerland and Kenya. The first training has been carried out successfully in 2013.