Substation Entry (SUBE)

£265 + 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
Busbar within High Voltage Systems
Overview of the High Voltage Ring 1 in York
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.
  Day 1
Start 09:00
End 17:00
  • 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
There are no additional requirements prior to attending this course.

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.

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Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 24th February 2020
End date: Monday, 24th February 2020
Monday, 9th March 2020
End date: Monday, 9th March 2020
Monday, 30th March 2020
End date: Monday, 30th March 2020
Tuesday, 14th April 2020
End date: Tuesday, 14th April 2020
Monday, 22nd June 2020
End date: Monday, 22nd June 2020

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