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Authorised Person: LV Healthcare training course

Course code: AP5  |  View training area

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.

Please see below for our full training overview for the Low Voltage (LV) Authorised Person Healthcare course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • 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 training course
Price from
£1192.00 + certification

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15/01/2018Mon 15 Jan 2018Fri 19 Jan 2018 York £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
05/02/2018Mon 05 Feb 2018Fri 09 Feb 2018 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
26/02/2018Mon 26 Feb 2018Fri 02 Mar 2018 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
19/03/2018Mon 19 Mar 2018Fri 23 Mar 2018 York £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
09/04/2018Mon 09 Apr 2018Fri 13 Apr 2018 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
30/04/2018Mon 30 Apr 2018Fri 04 May 2018 York £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
21/05/2018Mon 21 May 2018Fri 25 May 2018 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
18/06/2018Mon 18 Jun 2018Fri 22 Jun 2018 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
02/07/2018Mon 02 Jul 2018Fri 06 Jul 2018 York £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
23/07/2018Mon 23 Jul 2018Fri 27 Jul 2018 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
13/08/2018Mon 13 Aug 2018Fri 17 Aug 2018 York £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
03/09/2018Mon 03 Sep 2018Fri 07 Sep 2018 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
24/09/2018Mon 24 Sep 2018Fri 28 Sep 2018 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
15/10/2018Mon 15 Oct 2018Fri 19 Oct 2018 York £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
05/11/2018Mon 05 Nov 2018Fri 09 Nov 2018 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket
26/11/2018Mon 26 Nov 2018Fri 30 Nov 2018 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 Add to my basket