Authorised Person MOD Hazardous Areas (APHAZ)

£845 + VAT
3 Days
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course is designed to assist delegates in gaining the knowledge required to carry out Authorised Person duties and responsibilities in accordance with the requirements of JSP 375 and JSP 482.
Who is This Course For?
This City & Guilds Accredited course is for current engineering staff with responsibility for the implementation and operation of electrical safe systems of work in MOD hazardous areas. It is also suitable for those who may be appointed as the Authorised Person Electrical Hazardous Areas.
Start Date End Date Location Price (Ex. Vat)
Tue, 23rd November 2021 Thu, 25th November 2021 York £845
Tue, 23rd November 2021 Thu, 25th November 2021 Slough £845
Tue, 7th December 2021 Thu, 9th December 2021 York £845
Tue, 25th January 2022 Thu, 27th January 2022 York £845
Tue, 15th March 2022 Thu, 17th March 2022 York £845
Tue, 13th September 2022 Thu, 15th September 2022 York £845
Tue, 29th November 2022 Thu, 1st December 2022 Slough £845

  Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
Start 09:00 09:00 09:00
End 16:45 16:45 15:30
  • Introduction to hazardous areas
  • ATEX/DSEAR regulations
  • UK and European standards and MOD requirements
  • Electrical equipment for hazardous areas
  • Hazardous area classification
  • MOD working procedures JSP 375 Volume 3 and JSP 482
  • Requirements for implementation of safe systems of work
  • Roles and duties of the Authorised Person electrical hazardous areas
  • Safety documentation, including the issue of permits to work and sanctions to test
  • Co-ordination and liaison with the Hazardous Area Manager and AP Petroleum
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have completed the following or their equivalent and possess:
Experience within the role of an Authorised Person for electrical MOD non hazardous areas.
Everything you require for this course is provided
Course Training Team


Steve Martin BSc (Hons) IEng MIET LCGI

Airfield Engineering and Lighting Manager

Steve is an electrical engineer with over forty years' experience in the design, installation, operation and maintenance of electrical and airfield engineering systems. He has been heavily involved with Safe Systems of Work, including the roles of Authorising Engineer and Authorised Person for HV, LV, AGL and Hazardous Areas. Steve has worked for several organisations, within both the public and private sectors in UK and overseas, progressing from apprentice to technical director. He first became involved with training and assessment during his time with the Property Services Agency at Cardington and has enjoyed working in this specialist field at various times during his subsequent career. Steve is a regular contributor to Industry led technical committees and represents the UK on the IEC TC97 committee developing a new international standard for the design and installation of Aeronautical Ground Lighting systems. He is also a frequent presenter of papers on AGL competency and safety. As PPL’s Airfield Engineering and Lighting Manager, Steve is now concentrating on the development and delivery of specialist courses and also continuing with his consultancy and AE work.

Customer Questions

Q: What Hazardous area classifications does this course cover?
A: This course has been designed to over all MOD hazardous areas including; explosive and petroleum.
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