Substation Entry (SUBE)

£260 + VAT
1 Day
YorkSlough and On-site.
Course Overview
Access requirements for work such as painting, checking emergency lighting and servicing fire extinguishers, or escorting contractors such as gardening, pest control or cleaning all require an awareness of the environment and potential hazards inside substations. This course looks at the dangers of electricity and hazards that could be encountered, what behaviour and control measures are required when entering these areas, the role of personnel and the type of documentation which could be used to gain access.
High Voltage Practical Facilities
Safety signs applicable to High Voltage units
Overview of the High Voltage Ring 1 in York
Busbar within High Voltage Systems
Live High Voltage unit
Switch on a High Voltage unit
Close up of High Voltage component
High Voltage Ring York
Dials on High Voltage Units
High Voltage units within training bays
Who is This Course For?
Staff who may occasionally or regularly enter substations to do work (other than high voltage work) or to accompany an Authorised Person while high voltage working or testing is being carried out.

Key Learning Areas
  • Dangers of electricity
  • Legislation
  • Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Roles and duties
  • Documentation
  • Switchgear and hazards
  • Substation layouts and equipment
  • Walk round a substation
  • Risk assessments

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 over 5 years electrical training.

graham-taylor heather-beaumont steve-danby allan-johns

Upcoming Course Dates
Tuesday, 26th March 2019
End date: Tuesday, 26th March 2019
Tuesday, 23rd April 2019
End date: Tuesday, 23rd April 2019
Tuesday, 23rd April 2019
End date: Tuesday, 23rd April 2019
Tuesday, 7th May 2019
End date: Tuesday, 7th May 2019
Monday, 20th May 2019
End date: Monday, 20th May 2019

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