LV2 – Live Testing on AC & DC Systems up to 1000V AC / 1500V DC

Outline Content

  • Electrical Hazards
  • Electricity at work regulations
  • Safe Isolations
  • Fault energy
  • Risk assessment
  • Batteries
  • Low voltage safety rules
  • Electrical test equipment for use by electricians (GS38)
  • Low voltage testing
  • Practical exercises


3 days

Course Overview

This course is designed to provide best practice in safe working methods for those who need to perform live testing on various electrical equipment and systems. Candidates will receive instruction regarding the need and justification for performing tasks, or fault finding on or near live LV conductors, in accordance with statutory regulations.

Who should attend?

Electrical Engineers, Electrical Technicians, Electricians and multi-skilled personnel required to carry out fault finding on or near live AC/DC LV conductors.


Candidates who successfully complete the course and both theoretical and practical assessments will receive a Faraday Centre competence certificate. Candidates who fail or do not wish to undertake the competence assessments will receive a Faraday Centre attendance certificate.


Course: £715.00 + 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

This course currently operates on demand. Should you wish to book this course please contact us.