HV/LV Safe Working Practices Guidance

3 days

9AM - 5PM


Course Overview

Our competence based course, accredited by City & Guilds, will provide an understanding of safe operation techniques for high voltage and low voltage systems.

Included in the course are examples of mandatory documentation, switching procedures, safe isolation procedures and detailed descriptions of equipment operation

Course Content

  • HSE and Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Risk Assessment
  • Competency Levels
  • Properties of Earth Faults
  • Dangers of contact with electricity
  • Switching Plans
  • Permit to Work Requirements
  • HV / LV Distribution Systems and Protection
  • HV Breakers and Control Systems
  • LV Starters and Control Systems
  • Typical Networks
  • Earth Point and Neutral Distribution
  • Generator Synchronisation
  • HV Earthing Provisions
  • Testing of HV Systems
  • Fault Finding on HV / LV Systems
  • Live Working Practices
  • Practical Switching Assessment
  • Written Assessment

Target Audience

Personnel with electrical, instrument or mechanical background within industry who are involved in the installation and testing of HV/LV equipment and safe working practices.

Date Time Cost Availability
11th - 13th October 2023 9.00am - 5.00pm £760.00 + VAT N
13th - 15th November 2023 9.00am - 5.00pm £760.00 + VAT N
6th - 8th December 2023 9.00am - 5.00pm £760.00 + VAT Y
Further dates available on request 9.00am - 5.00pm £760.00 + VAT Y
Additional Information:

Blackburn Industrial Estate

Aberdeen, UK

AB21 0RX

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Duration 3 Day
Lunch Included
Min/Max delegates 4/8
Special requirements None
Certification A certificate of competence will be provided, valid for 5 years.
  • We found that it was enjoyable and very useful training for us. The trainer was very experienced with a lot of knowledge.
    – Pieter van der Veen, Product Trainer, Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV

Get in touch

to enquire further

01224 798635