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Authorised Person: Low Voltage (Healthcare) training course

Course code: AP5

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. Learners 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.

Authorised Person: Low Voltage (Healthcare)

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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?

  • Learners complete practical exercises that involve the management, application and control of documentation.
  • Learners 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?

  • Learners 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.
  • Learners should bring safety boots and safety glasses, and waterproof clothing for outdoor practical exercises.

Course dates

Course code
AP5
Duration
5 day course
Price from
£1192.00 + certification

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Start dateStart dateEnd dateCentreExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
26/10/2020Mon 26 Oct 2020Fri 30 Oct 2020 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
30/11/2020Mon 30 Nov 2020Fri 04 Dec 2020 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 5+
30/11/2020Mon 30 Nov 2020Fri 04 Dec 2020 Derby £1192.00£1430.40 4
07/12/2020Mon 07 Dec 2020Fri 11 Dec 2020 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
18/01/2021Mon 18 Jan 2021Fri 22 Jan 2021 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
01/02/2021Mon 01 Feb 2021Fri 05 Feb 2021 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 5+
01/03/2021Mon 01 Mar 2021Fri 05 Mar 2021 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
15/03/2021Mon 15 Mar 2021Fri 19 Mar 2021 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 5+
12/04/2021Mon 12 Apr 2021Fri 16 Apr 2021 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
26/04/2021Mon 26 Apr 2021Fri 30 Apr 2021 Derby £1192.00£1430.40 5+
24/05/2021Mon 24 May 2021Fri 28 May 2021 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
21/06/2021Mon 21 Jun 2021Fri 25 Jun 2021 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 5+
19/07/2021Mon 19 Jul 2021Fri 23 Jul 2021 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
09/08/2021Mon 09 Aug 2021Fri 13 Aug 2021 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 5+
06/09/2021Mon 06 Sep 2021Fri 10 Sep 2021 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
27/09/2021Mon 27 Sep 2021Fri 01 Oct 2021 Derby £1192.00£1430.40 5+
11/10/2021Mon 11 Oct 2021Fri 15 Oct 2021 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
18/10/2021Mon 18 Oct 2021Fri 22 Oct 2021 Swindon £1192.00£1430.40 5+
15/11/2021Mon 15 Nov 2021Fri 19 Nov 2021 York £1192.00£1430.40 5+
13/12/2021Mon 13 Dec 2021Fri 17 Dec 2021 Linlithgow £1192.00£1430.40 5+

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