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AP/SAP High Voltage - MOD Sectors (APHV3)

£1,295 + VAT
5 Days
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course will enable you to gain the additional knowledge required to carry out Authorised Person/Senior Authorised Person duties and responsibilities in order to achieve compliance with the requirements of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and implement mandatory standards, JSP 375 Vol 3.

Please note we have the ability to offer this course on-site at client premises and on a bespoke basis.
High Voltage Practical Facilities
Busbar within High Voltage Systems
Overview of the High Voltage Ring 1 in York
Who is This Course For?
This course is aimed at experienced engineering staff with responsibility for the control, operation or maintenance of installed high voltage systems and who may be appointed as Senior / Authorised Person (Electrical High Voltage). It is also suitable as the 2nd week of the 2-week beginner course, following the High Voltage Operation and Safety course.
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Introduction
  • High Voltage Distribution Systems
  • High Voltage Switchgear
  • Electrical Safety Rules
  • Roles & Duties
  • High Voltage Working
  • Safety Documentation Exercise(s)
  • Safety Documentation Exercise(s)
  • High Voltage Protection Systems
  • Practical & Documentation Exercise(s)
  • Practical & Documentation Exercise(s)
  • Review of Evening Exercise(s)
  • Practical & Documentation Exercise(s)
  • Documentation Assessment(s)
  • Technical Assessment(s)
  • Requirements for safe operation of high voltage systems
  • High voltage distribution switchgear and equipment
  • High and Low voltage distribution systems
  • High voltage working and operation
  • Safe isolation around standby power supplies and equipment
  • Roles and duties of the Authorised Person/Senior Authorised Person
  • Practical implementation of Safe Systems to establish safety rules
  • Completion of safety documents through practical exercises
  • High Voltage protection
  • Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and the published guidance available
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have completed the following or their equivalent and possess:
Authorised Person High Voltage - Operation and Safety
Experience in the role of an Authorised Person.
Everything you require for this course is provided
On successful completion, we recommend the following training courses to continue your learning path:
High Voltage Technical Authorising Engineer
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Course Training Team


Graham Taylor MIET

HV/LV Electrical Systems Training Manager

Graham is a HV/LV Electrical Systems Training Manager and has over 35 years experience in the electrical industry and a further 9 years teaching Safe Systems of Work courses. Read More...

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Customer Questions

Q: What is an Authorised Person?
A: An Authorised Person is defined as someone who has been formally authorised in writing to undertake a role.
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Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 14th December 2020
End date: Friday, 18th December 2020
Monday, 18th January 2021
End date: Friday, 22nd January 2021
Monday, 25th January 2021
End date: Friday, 29th January 2021
Monday, 22nd February 2021
End date: Friday, 26th February 2021
Monday, 15th March 2021
End date: Friday, 19th March 2021

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