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
21st - 23rd August 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £785.00 + VAT Y
9th - 11th September 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £785.00 + VAT N
9th - 11th October 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £785.00 + VAT Y
11th - 13th November 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £785.00 + VAT Y
4th - 6th December 2024  9.00am - 5.00pm £785.00 + VAT Y
Further dates available on request 9.00am - 5.00pm £785.00 + 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.
  • Please pass on my appreciation to Henry, it was a very good course and well presented. I appreciated being able to offer my experiences gained during my career in relation to his content and he didn’t seem to want to gloss over it in order to push on the course
    – Lyn Darkes

Get in touch

to enquire further

01224 798635