TP7 – High Voltage Switchgear Operation Package up to and including 33kV (indoor equipment only)

    Outline Content


    • Operational and safety features of switchgear
    • High voltage safety rules
    • Key safes and multihasp systems
    • Test equipment for proving dead
    • Operational procedures
    • Practical exercises on a range of circuits and equipment types


    • Comparison of 33kV and 11kV distribution circuit breakers
    • Design and safety considerations
    • Operating and servicing SF6 switchgear
    • Practical exercises


    • Electrical hazards and precautions
    • Electricity at work regulations
    • Understanding the arc blast hazard
    • Causes of electrical accidents
    • Operational and safety features of switchgear
    • Substations and safety requirements
    • Secondary hazards and emergency conditions
    • High voltage safety rules
    • Key safes and multihasp systems
    • Test equipment for proving dead
    • Operational procedures
    • Application of electrical protection on industrial power systems
    • Fault exercises
    • Practical exercises


    10 days

    Course Package Overview

    This is a combination of three courses made up of the Practical Introduction to the Safe Operation of High & Low Voltage Power Switchgear (S9), The Safe Operation of High Voltage Power Systems (S4 -15kV) and the 33kV upgrade course (S10). This training package is designed for those who have limited high voltage experience and would like to gain some practical experience in high voltage switching and prepare them for HV authorisation up to 33kV (indoor equipment). The training package must be taken in sequence of S9/S4/S10.

    See individual courses for further details.


    £2,499.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person, including course assessment(s).

    Please Note the S4 on this package is up to 15KV.

    Save £196 when booking these courses together as a training package!

    All prices exclude VAT and are subject to revision without notice. Further dates can be added upon request, please contact us.

    Fees include

    • Candidate’s course notes (Electronic Version). If a hard copy is required there will be a nominal fee of £25.00.
    • Light lunch/refreshments
    • Competence assessments


    • It is recommended that candidates consider refresher training within a maximum of three years, subject to changes in rules, regulations etc.
    • The Faraday certificates are dispatched to clients after receipt of full payment.

    Service package

    The Faraday Centre Ltd can also assist with hotel accommodation; please refer to page 3 for further details.

    Please note: The service package is not included in the above fees.

    Payment terms

    Standard terms for The Faraday Centre Ltd. clients with established credit are payment in 30 days from date of invoice. Otherwise, payment is required at least 7 days prior to the course commencement date.

    Terms & conditions

    This quotation is subject to the enclosed “Conditions of Sale”.

    Course Dates

    Please visit individual course pages for available dates



    Call us now on 01642 467236 to make your booking.