Authorised Person Mechanical and Pressure Systems (APMPS)

£1,080 + VAT
4 Days
YorkSlough and On-site.
Course Overview
Many organisations have adopted JSP 375 Volume 3 Chapter 4 (or parts thereof) as the basis for a Safe System of Work as applied to mechanical systems. For practicable commonality this course is based on the content of this document together with HSG 253 Safe Isolation of Equipment.
Who is This Course For?
This City & Guilds Accredited course is aimed at experienced engineering staff with responsibility for the implementation of risk management systems and procedures as an inherent part of, and in accordance with, their Organisation’s Safety Policy. Primarily, those with responsibility for the control, operation or maintenance of installed mechanical plant and who may be appointed as Authorised Person Mechanical or Pressure Systems. It is also suitable for those with overseeing and audit responsibilities within this area of specialisation.

Key Learning Areas
  • Fundamental principles of applied mechanics and thermodynamics
  • Mechanical systems and components
  • Requirements of pressure systems safety regulations
  • Requirements of HASAWA 1974 and delegated legislation
  • Safe systems of work associated with mechanical systems
  • Functional risk assessments
  • Monitoring and audit requirements
  • Practical exercises in the completion of safety documentation

Course Training Team


Andy Cresswell

Mechanical Training Manager

Andy has over 36 years experience in the Mechanical Industry. He is a qualified mechanical engineer, and has worked within various Mechanical roles spanning over 23 years.


Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 11th March 2019
End date: Thursday, 14th March 2019
Monday, 1st April 2019
End date: Thursday, 4th April 2019
Monday, 15th April 2019
End date: Thursday, 18th April 2019
Monday, 29th April 2019
End date: Thursday, 2nd May 2019
Monday, 13th May 2019
End date: Thursday, 16th May 2019

Request More Information
We'll never share your details with anyone else.