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Authorised Person: LV Commercial training course

Course code: AP12  |  View training area

A 4 day training course for suitably experienced mechanical and electrical personnel who have been nominated for appointment as authorised person electrical, with respect to low voltage 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 engineers and technicians involved in the supervision of electrical services and the application of safety rules and procedures to these systems.

Please see below for our full training overview for the Low Voltage (LV) Authorised Person Commercial 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 HSG 85.
  • Safe Systems of Work (House Rules).
  • British Standard (BS) 7671 Institute Electrical Engineers (IEE) Current Wiring Regulations.
  • Application of EAWR 89 to LV installations.
  • Local Safe Systems of Work.
  • Issue of Permits to Work.
  • Procedures for Live Working.
  • Operating records and documentation.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Frontline Skills Framework Utilities 5831 scheme unit 915 - Authorised Person Low Voltage Commercial.

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
4 day training course
Price from
£1002.00 + certification

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08/01/2018Mon 08 Jan 2018Thu 11 Jan 2018 York £1002.00£1202.40 Add to my basket
05/02/2018Mon 05 Feb 2018Thu 08 Feb 2018 York £1002.00£1202.40 Add to my basket
05/03/2018Mon 05 Mar 2018Thu 08 Mar 2018 Swindon £1002.00£1202.40 Add to my basket
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08/05/2018Tue 08 May 2018Fri 11 May 2018 York £1002.00£1202.40 Add to my basket
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08/10/2018Mon 08 Oct 2018Thu 11 Oct 2018 York £1002.00£1202.40 Add to my basket
05/11/2018Mon 05 Nov 2018Thu 08 Nov 2018 York £1002.00£1202.40 Add to my basket
03/12/2018Mon 03 Dec 2018Thu 06 Dec 2018 Swindon £1002.00£1202.40 Add to my basket