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    S1 – The Safe Operation of High Voltage Power Systems (Limited High Voltage Authorisation)

    Outline Content

    • Electrical hazards and precautions
    • Electricity at work regulations
    • Understanding the arc blast hazard
    • 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
    • Introduction to electrical protection on industrial power systems
    • Practical exercises

    Duration

    3 days

    Course Overview

    This course is aimed at candidates who require competency in the safe operation of high voltage power systems. It is suitable for non-electrical/electrical personnel who are required to enter high voltage switchrooms and perform limited switching operations. It includes both classroom theory and practical exercises.

    Upon completion, candidates will be assessed to a competency level suitable for an authorised person (AP) switching and issuing documents for work on single end circuits only.

    Who should attend?

    Electrical/non-electrical personnel with a basic level of electrical knowledge who are required to carry out restricted HV switching operations with limited safety document issuing responsibilities up to and including 15kV.

    Certification

    Candidates who successfully complete the course and both theoretical and practical assessments will receive a Faraday Centre competence certificate and a certificate of verified achievement issued by EAL. Candidates who fail or do not wish to undertake the competence assessment will receive a Faraday Centre attendance certificate.

    Price

    Course: £750.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.
    Assessment: £85.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.

    2022 Booking Price:

    Course: £780.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.
    Assessment: £85.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.

    Note: course assessment is optional.

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

    Course Dates

    2021 DATES AVAILABLE TO BOOK

    September 2021
    Monday 20 – Wednesday 22
    FULLY BOOKED

    October 2021
    Monday 20 – Wednesday 22
    SPACES AVAILABLE

    December 2021
    Monday 13 – Wednesday 15
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    2022 DATES AVAILABLE TO BOOK

    January 2022
    Wednesday 05 – Friday 07
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    February 2022
    Wednesday 16 – Friday 18
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    March 2022
    Wednesday 30 – Friday 01 April
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    April 2022
    Monday 11 – Wednesday 13
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    May 2022
    Wednesday 04 – Thursday 06
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    June 2022
    Wednesday 22 – Friday 24
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    July 2022
    Monday 11 – Wednesday 13
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    August 2022
    Wednesday 17 – Friday 19
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    September 2022
    Wednesday 28 – Friday 30
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    October 2022
    Monday 17 – Wednesday 19
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    November 2022
    Wednesday 23 – friday 25
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    December 2022
    Wednesday 07 – Friday 09
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    Call us now on 01642 467236 to make your booking.