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High Voltage Awareness For Site Managers (HVASM)

£495 + VAT
2 Days
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course will enable you to gain an understanding of high voltage systems and equipment and also the safe systems of work involved in their control and operation.
Who is This Course For?
This course is aimed at management staff who have responsibility for sites that contain high voltage electrical equipment. It is also suitable for engineers who wish to gain an understanding of high voltage systems. This course is also an ideal pilot course for those considering High Voltage Authorised Person courses.
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Dangers of Electricity
  • Introduction
  • Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Safety Team and Documentation
  • High Voltage Switchgear, High Voltage Distribution, Low Voltage Distribution
  • High Voltage Working and Practical Exercise
  • Risk Assessments
  • Introduction to High Voltage Protection
  • Tutorial and End Test
  • 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 JSP 375 Volume 3 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
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have the following:
Everything you require for this course is provided
On successful completion, we recommend the following training courses to continue your learning path:
Authorised Person High Voltage - Operation and Safety Authorised Person High Voltage - HTM 06-03 AP/SAP High Voltage - MOD Sectors
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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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Upcoming Course Dates
Wednesday, 5th May 2021
End date: Thursday, 6th May 2021
Tuesday, 1st June 2021
End date: Wednesday, 2nd June 2021
Monday, 14th June 2021
End date: Tuesday, 15th June 2021
Monday, 19th July 2021
End date: Tuesday, 20th July 2021
Monday, 20th September 2021
End date: Tuesday, 21st September 2021

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