High Voltage Awareness For Site Managers (HVASM)

£470 + VAT
2 Days
YorkSlough 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.
High Voltage Practical Facilities
Busbar within High Voltage Systems
Overview of the High Voltage Ring 1 in York
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.

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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 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

Course Schedule
Day Time Morning Afternoon
  • Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Dangers of Electricity
  • Introduction
  • 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

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
Wednesday, 13th November 2019
End date: Thursday, 14th November 2019
Tuesday, 17th December 2019
End date: Wednesday, 18th December 2019
Monday, 3rd February 2020
End date: Tuesday, 4th February 2020
Monday, 10th February 2020
End date: Tuesday, 11th February 2020
Monday, 6th April 2020
End date: Tuesday, 7th April 2020

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