SMA Solar Academy

Trainers

Trainers - SMA Solar Academy

SMA trainer team

Your experts worldwide

Our global trainer team ensures that you will find a Solar Academy close to you with trainings offered in your local language. We aim to provide you with premium trainings that will enable you to understand and work with complex PV systems and solution. Be a solar expert.

Team America
[Translate to English:] Michael Mahon - Solar Academy Manager

Michael Mahon

  • Solar Academy Manager

  • Training focuses: Home, business and large scale PV string inverters and home storage, system design, energy management, plant communication

  • Languages: English

SMA America training location
[Translate to English:] Patrick Rafferty - Senior Technical Training Specialist

Patrick Rafferty

  • Senior Technical Training Specialist

  • Training focuses: Large scale/Utility Training

  • Languages: English

SMA America training location
[Translate to English:] Alejandro Ramirez - Senior Technical Training Specialist (Home-C&I)

Alejandro Ramirez

  • Senior Technical Training Specialist (Home-C&I)

  • Training focuses: Service Training Home- C&I products

  • Languages: English, Spanish

SMA America training location
[Translate to English:] Johnny Ramirez - Instructional Designer and Facilitator

Johnny Ramirez

  • Instructional Designer and Facilitator

  • Training focuses: Home, commercial, and large scale products

  • Languages: English, Spanish

SMA America training location
[Translate to English:] Shane Bremmer - Large Scale Technical Trainer

Shane Bremmer

  • Large Scale Technical Trainer

  • Training focuses: Customer and internal training delivery, Large scale inverters, Ongoing new topic training development

  • Languages: English

SMA America training location
[Translate to English:] Alexander Kel-Artinian - Technical Training Specialist

Alexander Kel-Artinian

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Training focuses: Customer and internal training delivery, Large scale inverters, Curriculum development

  • Languages: English

SMA America training location

Team Australia
[Translate to English:] Alexander Page - Product & Service Trainer – Large Scale

Alexander Page

  • Product & Service Trainer – Large Scale

  • Training focuses: Preventative & Corrective Maintenance

  • Languages: Englisch

SMA Australia training location

Team Benelux
[Translate to English:] An Geysenbergh - Application Engineer Home & Technical Trainer

An Geysenbergh

  • Application Engineer Home & Technical Trainer

  • Training focuses: Residential

  • Languages: Dutch

SMA Benelux training location
[Translate to English:] Hessel Van den Berg - Technical Trainer

Hessel Van den Berg

  • Technical Trainer

  • Training focuses: C&I, eMobility and energy management

  • Languages: Dutch, French, English

SMA Benelux training location

Team Brasil

Bruno Furtado

  • Application Engineer & Project Manager Sale

  • Principais áreas de formação: PV, Off-Grid and Storage

  • Idiomas: Português e Inglês


Team France
[Translate to English:] Serge Communal - Trainer / Technical consultant (Formateur/Consultant technique)

Serge Communal

  • Trainer / Technical consultant (Formateur/Consultant technique)

  • Training focuses: Home / C&I (Résidentiel/Commercial&Industriel)

  • Languages: French, English (Français/Anglais)

SMA France training location

Team Germany
[Translate to English:] César Villalta - Technical Training Specialist

César Villalta

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: PV-Diesel Hybridsysteme und Off-grid-Systeme

  • Sprachen: Spanish, German, English

SMA Germany training location
[Translate to English:] Jan Rössler - Technical Training Specialist

Jan Rössler

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: Präventive und korrektive Wartung von Zentralwechselrichtern

  • Sprachen: German, English

SMA Germany training location
[Translate to English:] Mirko Hast - Technical Training Specialist

Mirko Hast

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: Heim- und Gewerbesysteme inkl. Speicher, Systemauslegung und -optimierung, Wartung von Anlagen im Heim- und Gewerbebereich, Anlagenkommunikation sowie Schulung von SMA-Fachpartnern

  • Sprachen: German, English

SMA Germany training location

Adrian Cholibois

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: Präventive und korrektive Wartung von Zentralwechselrichtern und Mittelspannungstechnik

  • Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch, Spanisch

SMA Germany training location

Kai Schmidt

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: Heim- und Gewerbesysteme, Systemauslegung und -optimierung, Anlagenkommunikation, Basic Trainings für Service Partner und SMA Techniker, Wartung und Reparatur von Geräten im Heim- und Gewerbebereich

  • Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch

SMA Germany training location

José Gomis Aragones

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: PV Plant Management, Monitoring and Control, Datentechnik, Kommunikation

  • Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch, Spanisch

SMA Germany training location
[Translate to English:] Ludger Pieper - Technical Training Specialist

Ludger Pieper

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: Off-Grid-Systeme und Hybrid Industrial Solutions

  • Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch, Spanisch

SMA Germany training location

Thorsten Sauerbrei

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: Inbetriebnahme, präventive und korrektive Wartung von Zentralwechselrichtern und Mittelspannungstechnik

  • Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch

SMA Germany training location

Timo Wenner

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: Heim- und Gewerbesysteme inkl. Sektorenkopplung, Systemauslegung und -optimierung, Energiemanagement, Anlagenkommunikation sowie Schulung von SMA-Fachpartnern

  • Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch

SMA Germany training location

Jörg Grütze

  • Technical Training Specialist

  • Trainingsschwerpunkte: Inbetriebnahme, Wartung und Service der Mittelspannungskomponenten einer MVPS

  • Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch

SMA Germany training location

Team India

Priyamvada Pandit

  • TSS Manager and Solar Academy trainer

  • Training Focuses: String inverters, Off Grid and Hybrid systems, Communication, EV chargers

  • Language: English

SMA India training location

Cyriac Loyola

  • Head-Application Engineer & PJM

  • Training Focuses: Utility PV, Storage and Hybrid systems

  • Language: Englisch

SMA India training location

Team Italy
[Translate to English:] Roberto Macina - Senior Technical Training Specialist (Home-C&I)

Roberto Macina

  • Senior Technical Training Specialist (Home-C&I)

  • Training focuses: Service Training Home- C&I products

  • Languages: Italian, English

SMA Italy training location
[Translate to English:] Alessandro Rossetti - Senior Technical Training Specialist (Home-C&I)

Alessandro Rossetti

  • Senior Technical Training Specialist (Home-C&I)

  • Training focuses: Service Training Home- C&I products 

  • Languages: Italian, English

SMA Italy training location
[Translate to English:] Andrea Cerutti - Senior Technical Training Specialist (Home-C&I)

Andrea Cerutti

  • Senior Technical Training Specialist (Home-C&I)

  • Training focuses: Service Training Home- C&I products

  • Languages: Italian, English

SMA Italy training location
[Translate to English:] Luca Consorte - Application Engineer & PjM

Luca Consorte

  • Application Engineer & PjM

  • Training focuses: PV and BESS Large Scale

  • Languages: Italian, English

SMA Italy training location
[Translate to English:] Alessandro Martignoni - Application Engineer

Alessandro Martignoni

  • Application Engineer

  • Training focuses: PV and BESS C&I

  • Languages: Italian, English

SMA Italy training location
[Translate to English:] Sante Battistello - Application Engineer

Sante Battistello

  • Application Engineer

  • Training focuses: Home and C&I

  • Languages: Italian

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Team Japan

Hiroshi Mizumachi

  • Solar Academy Trainer

  • Core Training Areas: Residential and Commercial

  • Languages: Japanese

SMA Japan training location

Team Mexico

Freddy Flores

  • Application Engineer HBS

  • Principales áreas de formación: residencial y C&I, PV y storage
    Desarrollo de soluciones PV+Storage incluyendo diseño, implementación y puesta en marcha

  • Productos específicos: S.B, CORE1, Sunny High Power PEAK3, EDMM, ennexOS, Sunny Design; para mercado UL

  • Idiomas: Español e Inglés


Team Middle East
[Translate to English:] Zaid Adwan - Application Engineer Middle East & North Africa

Zaid Adwan

  • Application Engineer Middle East & North Africa

  • Training focuses: Residential & Commercial PV systems, Off-Grid /Hybrid Systems

  • Languages: Arabic, English

SMA Middle East training location

Team Poland
[Translate to English:] Michal Kotkowski - Senior Technical Sales Manager (Home-C&I)

Michal Kotkowski

  • Senior Technical Sales Manager (Home-C&I)

  • Training focuses: Training Home- C&I products

  • Languages: Polish, English

SMA Poland training location
[Translate to English:] Kamil Nawrocki - Technical Sales Manager

Kamil Nawrocki

  • Technical Sales Manager

  • Training focuses: Solutions for Residential and C&I segments , Cybersecurity, sales trainings

  • Polish, English

SMA Poland training location

Team South Africa
[Translate to English:] Ayanda Langa

Ayanda Langa

  • Application & Sales Engineer 

  • Training focuses: Residential & Commercial, Off-grid & Speicher

  • Languages: Englisch

SMA South Africa training location

Team South America

Jose Luis Villalobos

  • Application Engineer & project Manager for LATAM Market

  • Areas de aplicacion: Home, C&I y Largescale

  • Idiomas: Español, Ingles


Team Spain
[Translate to English:] Carmelo Ruz - Service Engineer

Carmelo Ruz

  • Service Engineer

  • Training focuses: Home, Business and Off-grid systems, Board replacement, Training of Service Partner technicians and SMA First Level Support (Foundever)

  • Languages: Spanish, Catalan, English

SMA Spain training location
[Translate to English:] Damian Ponce - Technical promoter

Damian Ponce

  • Technical promoter

  • Training focuses: Residential, commercial and industrial with and without storage, isolated systems, load management and optimization of self-consumption

  • Languages: Spanish, Catalan, English

SMA Spain training location