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Authorised Person: LV Healthcare training course

Course code: AP5  |  View the training area

Course overview

A 5 day training course for suitably experienced mechanical and electrical personnel who have been nominated for appointment as authorised person electrical with respect to LV distribution and installations, or supervising work on LV installations. Delegates who attend this course should have a firm understanding of basic electrical principles and theory. The course is primarily for hospital engineers and technicians involved in the supervision of electrical services and the application of HTM 06-02 to these systems.

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • Understanding and compliance with legislation.
  • Better communication with colleagues.

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. Statutory Safety Regulations (EAWR 89). Safety Regulations and procedures under HTM 06-02.
  • Safe Systems of Work.
  • LV distribution switchgear and equipment.
  • Application of EAWR 89 to LV installations.
  • Completion and application of Safety Programmes.
  • Permit to Work. Issue of Certificate of Authorisation for Live Working.
  • Completion of Operating Log. Operating records and documentation.
  • Cable location and identification.
  • Electricity Standby Supplies.
  • Earthing Systems.

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.
  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Frontline Skills Framework Utilities 5831 scheme unit 904 Authorised Person Low Voltage Healthcare.

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.

Course dates

Course code
5 day course
Price from
£1192.00 + certification

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N.B. Places = Places left

Start DateStart DateEnd DateLocationExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
21/01/2019Mon 21 Jan 2019Fri 25 Jan 2019 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
11/02/2019Mon 11 Feb 2019Fri 15 Feb 2019 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 5+
04/03/2019Mon 04 Mar 2019Fri 08 Mar 2019 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 5+
25/03/2019Mon 25 Mar 2019Fri 29 Mar 2019 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
29/04/2019Mon 29 Apr 2019Fri 03 May 2019 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
20/05/2019Mon 20 May 2019Fri 24 May 2019 Derby £1192.00£1430.40 5+
17/06/2019Mon 17 Jun 2019Fri 21 Jun 2019 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
19/08/2019Mon 19 Aug 2019Fri 23 Aug 2019 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
16/09/2019Mon 16 Sep 2019Fri 20 Sep 2019 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 5+
30/09/2019Mon 30 Sep 2019Fri 04 Oct 2019 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 5+
21/10/2019Mon 21 Oct 2019Fri 25 Oct 2019 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
11/11/2019Mon 11 Nov 2019Fri 15 Nov 2019 Derby £1192.00£1430.40 5+
16/12/2019Mon 16 Dec 2019Fri 20 Dec 2019 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+

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