Competent Person Mechanical and Pressure Systems (CPMPS)

£470 + VAT
2 Days
YorkSlough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course will enable you to gain the knowledge required to carry out the role of Competent or Skilled Person (Mechanical) and can assist in demonstrating competence during the formal appointment process. 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.
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Mechanical and Pressure Systems practical session
Strebel boiler system used for Mechanical and Pressure Systems courses
Who is This Course For?
This is aimed at mechanical staff with responsibility for the operation or maintenance of installed mechanical plant and who may be nominated as a Competent or Skilled Person within their organisation.

Key Learning Areas
  • Technical overview of mechanical systems components
  • Requirements of Pressure Systems Safety Regulations
  • Safe system of work associated with mechanical systems
  • Receipt of safety documentation
  • Practical exercises in the isolation of mechanical equipment

Course Schedule
Day Morning Afternoon
One
  • Introduction
  • Fundamental Principles of Applied Heat & Mechanics
  • Mechanical Systems & Components - Combustion of Fuels
  • Outline Structure of UK Legislation
  • Organisation & Management for Compliance
Two
  • Day 1 Review
  • Mechanical Systems - Risk Assessment & Means of Isolation
  • Implementation of the SSOW (Fixed & Documented Systems)
  • Isolation Exercise(s)
  • Assessment(s)

Course Training Team

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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.

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Upcoming Course Dates
Slough
Wednesday, 8th May 2019
End date: Thursday, 9th May 2019
York
Wednesday, 5th June 2019
End date: Thursday, 6th June 2019
Slough
Tuesday, 16th July 2019
End date: Wednesday, 17th July 2019
York
Wednesday, 7th August 2019
End date: Thursday, 8th August 2019
Slough
Tuesday, 10th September 2019
End date: Wednesday, 11th September 2019

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