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Authorised Person: LV MOD training course

Course code: AP2  |  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 LV. 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 Low Voltage (LV) MOD Authorised Person 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.
  • Mandatory Safety Regulations (JSP 375 Vol. 3).
  • LV Switchgear and Distribution Equipment.
  • Application of Electrical Safety Regulations.
  • Completion and application of Safety Programmes.
  • Issue of Permits to Work.
  • Issue of Sanction to Test.
  • Issue of Sanction for Work on or near Live Equipment.
  • Completion of Electrical Distribution Operating Record.
  • Operating Records and Documentation.
  • Electricity Standby Supplies.
  • Cable Location and Identification.
  • 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 916 Authorised Person Low Voltage MOD.

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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26/02/2018Mon 26 Feb 2018Fri 02 Mar 2018 York £1210.00£1452.00 Add to my basket
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30/07/2018Mon 30 Jul 2018Fri 03 Aug 2018 Swindon £1210.00£1452.00 Add to my basket
01/10/2018Mon 01 Oct 2018Fri 05 Oct 2018 Swindon £1210.00£1452.00 Add to my basket
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