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Authorised Person: Electrical Standby training course

Course code: AP20  |  View training area

A 3 day training course for suitably experienced mechanical and electrical personnel, who have been nominated for appointment as authorised person electrical standby systems. Delegates attending this course, who are to be appointed under MOD Safety Rules, should be in possession of a completed and countersigned log book at the beginning of the course.

Please see below for our full training overview for the Electrical Standby Authorised Person course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • Understanding and compliance with legislation.
  • Better communication with colleagues. Coaching from highly experienced trainers and the opportunity to meet and interact with other AP's and AE's.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Compliance with legislation.
  • An independent recommendation of suitability as an Authorised Person.
  • Better documentation, communication and enforcement of safe working procedures.

What you will learn

  • Requirements of statutory regulation/legislation.
  • Alternator/Diesel engine principle and protection.
  • Generator control circuits and flow diagrams.
  • Statutory Safe System of Work requirements.
  • MOD Safety Rules & Procedures contained within JSP 375 Vol. 3 Chapter 3 + 4.
  • Static and Rotary no break systems (UPS).
  • Management application and control of documentation.
  • Standby Installations and equipment.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • The output from this course is a recommendation to support an Authorising Engineer's decision when considering the appointment of Authorised Person's.

How is this training delivered?

  • Delegates complete practical exercises that involve the management, application and control of documentation.
  • Delegates are continually assessed, both in written and practical exercises, and there are opportunities to work with a wide range of equipment that will support their knowledge in the field.
  • This course can be intense, it includes evening work, both the reading of course materials and completion of projects.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used by their own employer, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.
  • Delegates should bring safety boots and safety glasses, and waterproof clothing for outdoor practical exercises.

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26/03/2018Mon 26 Mar 2018Wed 28 Mar 2018 York £795.00£954.00 Add to my basket
08/05/2018Tue 08 May 2018Thu 10 May 2018 York £795.00£954.00 Add to my basket
24/09/2018Mon 24 Sep 2018Wed 26 Sep 2018 York £795.00£954.00 Add to my basket