S8 – The Safe Receipt of Sanction for Test Documents

    Outline Content

    • Electricity at work regulations
    • High voltage safety rules
    • Key safes and multihasp systems
    • Test equipment for proving dead
    • Safe isolation
    • Safety during testing
    • Removal and reapplication of circuit main earths


    2 days

    Course Overview

    This course is designed to enable those who are required to carry out testing on high voltage equipment to become authorised to receive sanction for test documents in relation to safe practices and legislation applicable to high voltage power systems up to and including 15kV.  It includes both classroom theory and practical exercises.

    Upon completion, candidates will be assessed to a competency level suitable for an Authorised Person (AP) requiring receipt of sanction for test documents.

    Who should attend?

    Personnel with prior knowledge of the inspection, operation, maintenance and repair of high voltage electrical power systems.

    Personnel who are to be responsible, as an authorised/senior authorised person, for electrically testing systems following the receipt of sanction for test documents.

    Course Aims

    To provide delegates with the skill level required to enable them to be authorised to receive sanction for test documents. The course is not intended to train delegates in various types of testing e.g. primary/secondary injection, pressure testing, etc.


    Candidates who successfully complete the course and the theoretical assessment will receive a Faraday Centre competence certificate. Candidates who fail the competence assessment will receive a Faraday Centre attendance certificate.


    £875.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.

    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 assessment


    • 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


    September 2022
    Monday 26 – Wednesday 27

    Call us now on 01642 467236 to make your booking.