LV5 – Refresher in the Safe Operation of Low Voltage Power Systems (Authorised Person)

Outline Content

  • Electricity at Work Regulations 1989.
  • Understanding the arc blast hazards.
  • Low Voltage safety rules.
  • Test equipment for proving dead
  • Low Voltage operational procedures.
  • Low Voltage protective devices.
  • Practical exercises.


3 days

Course Overview

This course aims to refresh the knowledge, skills and experience of the candidates relating to safe practices and legislation applicable to low voltage power systems. It enables candidates to perform advanced LV switching operations on industrial LV networks up to 1000 volts AC and 1500 volts DC.  The course includes both classroom theory as well as practical exercises.

Who should attend?

This course is intended for experienced personnel who are LV authorised for the operation, commissioning, testing, inspection, maintenance or repair of low voltage power systems.


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