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Authorised Person: Low Voltage training course

Course code: AP12

Course overview

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. Learners 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.

Authorised Person: Low Voltage

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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 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 Accredited Scheme.

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.

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Course dates

Course code
4 day course
Price from
£1050.00 + certification

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N.B. Places = Places left

Start dateStart dateEnd dateLocationExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
12/07/2021Mon 12 Jul 2021Thu 15 Jul 2021 Swindon £1050.00£1260.00 3
02/08/2021Mon 02 Aug 2021Thu 05 Aug 2021 York £1050.00£1260.00 5+
31/08/2021Tue 31 Aug 2021Fri 03 Sep 2021 Derby £1050.00£1260.00 5+
20/09/2021Mon 20 Sep 2021Thu 23 Sep 2021 York £1050.00£1260.00 5+
11/10/2021Mon 11 Oct 2021Thu 14 Oct 2021 Swindon £1050.00£1260.00 5+
22/11/2021Mon 22 Nov 2021Thu 25 Nov 2021 York £1050.00£1260.00 5+
20/12/2021Mon 20 Dec 2021Thu 23 Dec 2021 Swindon £1050.00£1260.00 5+

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