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Authorised Person Electrical Low Voltage (APLV)

£1,095 + VAT
4 Days
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
The City & Guilds accredited Authorised Person Electrical Low Voltage 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, using JSP375 as the reference for safe procedures.

Please note we have the ability to offer this course on-site at client premises and on a bespoke basis.
Switching of Low Voltage equipment
Low Voltage unit set up with safety signs used in healthcare environments
Who is This Course For?
This course is aimed at experienced engineering staff within the MOD and Commercial sectors who may have responsibility for the control, operation or maintenance of installed low voltage systems and who may be appointed as Authorised Person (Electrical Low Voltage).
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Introduction
  • Electricity at Work Regulations & Dangers of Electricity
  • Low Voltage Switchgear, Protection & Earthing
  • Switchgear Walk Around
  • Roles, Duties of Personnel & Documentation
  • Low Voltage Working
  • Classroom Exercise(s)
  • Practical Exercise(s)
  • Review of Evening Exercise(s)
  • Practical Exercise(s)
  • Practical Exercise(s)
  • Documentation Assessment(s)
  • Procedural Assessment(s)
  • Low voltage equipment including switchgear and protective devices
  • Requirements of Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Safe working practices with electricity (HSG85+JSP375)
  • Safe isolation of standby power supplies and UPS equipment
  • Roles and duties of personnel
  • Low voltage working procedures
  • Audit requirements
  • Practical exercises in completion of safety documentation and hands on implementation
  • Completion of log books and associated documentation
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have completed the following or their equivalent and possess:
Background knowledge or experience working within an electrical role.
Everything you require for this course is provided

Course Training Team


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. Read More...

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Customer Questions

Q: What is the difference between Authorised Person Low Voltage and Authorised Person Low Voltage HTM 06-02?
A: Authorised Person Low Voltage is aimed at experienced engineering staff within the MOD and Commercial sectors. The Authorised Person Low Voltage HTM 06-02 is based on the specific requirements of Health Technical Memorandum (HTM).
Q: What is an Authorised Person?
A: An Authorised Person is defined as someone who has been formally authorised in writing to undertake a role.
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Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 19th October 2020
End date: Thursday, 22nd October 2020
Monday, 9th November 2020
End date: Thursday, 12th November 2020
Monday, 14th December 2020
End date: Thursday, 17th December 2020
Monday, 4th January 2021
End date: Thursday, 7th January 2021
Monday, 11th January 2021
End date: Thursday, 14th January 2021

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