Workshops

We offer one to one and group sessions to share with people; ways to live more sustainably. Our workshops are available for community organisations and events at no costs.

We offer the following workshops:

      • Introductory DIY Solar panel workshop
      • Advanced DIY Solar panel workshop

For schools:

      • Caring for the environment workshop

Introductory DIY solar panel workshop

Duration: 1.5 hours

Number of participants: Up to 15

This session will give the participants the skills and experience to work with solar powered projects at home. Additionally each participant is able to take their work away with them.

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to solar PV technology
  • Introduction to electrical circuits
  • Introduction to photovoltaic theory
  • Practical – Build solar powered battery charger

Advanced DIY solar panel workshop

Duration: 2.5 hours

Number of participants: Up to 8

This session will give the participants the skills and experience to build an affective home solar PV system.

Topics covered:

  • Understanding the elements of a domestic solar PV system
  • Solar panel ratings and system requirements
  • Grid parity
  • Electricity storage

Caring for the environment – Workshop for schools

For children 6 – 10 years old

This session is designed for up to 60 children and will give the participants an introduction to climate change, resource scarcity and renewable technologies.

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to the sustainability
  • Introduction to resource scarcity
  • Activity: Managing resources
  • Discussion: How to take care of the planet
  • Introduction to renewable technologies

To find out more information or to arrange a session please Contact TreeThinker.