Authorised Person High Voltage - Operation and Safety (APHV1)

£1,280 + VAT
5 Days
YorkSlough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds Accredited course will enable you to gain the knowledge required to carry out Authorised Person duties and responsibilities in order to achieve compliance with the requirements of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and implement mandatory standards or company safety rules.
High Voltage Practical Facilities
High Voltage units within training bays
Dials on High Voltage Units
High Voltage Ring York
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Switch on a High Voltage unit
Live High Voltage unit
Busbar within High Voltage Systems
Overview of the High Voltage Ring 1 in York
Safety signs applicable to High Voltage units
Who is This Course For?
This course is aimed at experienced engineering staff with responsibility for the control, operation or maintenance of installed high voltage systems and who may be appointed as Authorised Person (Electrical High Voltage).

Key Learning Areas
  • Introduction to high voltage distribution systems
  • High voltage switchgear types and operation
  • Substation equipment
  • Low voltage distribution systems
  • Requirements for safe operation of high voltage systems
  • Roles and duties of the Authorised Person
  • Safe working procedures, HSG 85 or company safety rules
  • Completion of safety documentation
  • Operation and isolation of high voltage systems
  • Introduction to protection systems
  • Maintenance procedures regarding high voltage assets

Course Schedule
Day Morning Afternoon
One
  • Course Introduction
  • High Voltage Distribution System
  • High Voltage Switchgear
Two
  • Electrical Safety Rules
  • Roles & Duties
  • HV Working
  • HV Working Scenario
Three
  • HV Working Scenario (Cont)
  • Introduction to Protection
  • Practical Exercise(s)
Four
  • Practical Exercise(s)
  • Exercise Question Review
  • Practical Exercise(s)
Five
  • HV Safety Assessment Exercise(s)
  • Technical Assessment Exercise(s)

Course Training Team

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Graham Taylor MIET

HV/LV Electrical Systems Training Manager

Graham is a HV/LV Electrical Systems Training Manager and has over 35 years experience in the electrical industry and a further 9 years teaching Safe Systems of Work courses.

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Upcoming Course Dates
Slough
Monday, 3rd June 2019
End date: Friday, 7th June 2019
York
Monday, 10th June 2019
End date: Friday, 14th June 2019
York
Monday, 5th August 2019
End date: Friday, 9th August 2019
Slough
Monday, 12th August 2019
End date: Friday, 16th August 2019
York
Monday, 2nd September 2019
End date: Friday, 6th September 2019

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