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High Voltage Authorised Person - HV Healthcare training course

Course code: AP6  |  View training area

A 10 day training course for suitably experienced mechanical and electrical personnel who have been nominated for appointment as authorised persons high voltage with respect to high voltage distribution systems. A firm understanding of basic electrical principles and theory is beneficial but not essential.

Please see below for our full training overview for the High Voltage (HV) Authorised Person Healthcare 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. HTM 06-03 Safety Rules and Procedures.
  • HV switchgear operation and maintenance.
  • HV sub-station equipment and operation and maintenance.
  • HV ring and radial system operation.
  • Issue of permits, sanctions and limitations of access.
  • Operating records and documentation.
  • Types of protection.
  • Types and applications of HV protective devices.
  • Electricity standby supplies.
  • Cable location and identification.
  • Testing/commissioning of HV electrical distribution equipment.
  • Grading of protection.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Frontline Skills Framework Utilities 5831 scheme unit 914 Authorised Person High Voltage Healthcare.
  • 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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Course dates

Course code
10 day training course
Price from
£2230.00 + certification

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15/01/2018Mon 15 Jan 2018Fri 26 Jan 2018 Swindon £2230.00£2676.00 Add to my basket
05/03/2018Mon 05 Mar 2018Fri 16 Mar 2018 York £2230.00£2676.00 Add to my basket
23/04/2018Mon 23 Apr 2018Fri 04 May 2018 York £2230.00£2676.00 Add to my basket
18/06/2018Mon 18 Jun 2018Fri 29 Jun 2018 York £2230.00£2676.00 Add to my basket
16/07/2018Mon 16 Jul 2018Fri 27 Jul 2018 Swindon £2230.00£2676.00 Add to my basket
03/09/2018Mon 03 Sep 2018Fri 14 Sep 2018 York £2230.00£2676.00 Add to my basket
05/11/2018Mon 05 Nov 2018Fri 16 Nov 2018 Swindon £2230.00£2676.00 Add to my basket