Authorised Person Electrical Low Voltage (APLV)

£1,080 + VAT
4 Days
YorkSlough 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.
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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).

Key Learning Areas
  • 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

Course Schedule
Day Time 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)

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.

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Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 25th November 2019
End date: Thursday, 28th November 2019
Monday, 16th December 2019
End date: Thursday, 19th December 2019
Monday, 13th January 2020
End date: Thursday, 16th January 2020
Monday, 27th January 2020
End date: Thursday, 30th January 2020
Monday, 24th February 2020
End date: Thursday, 27th February 2020

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