HV/LV Safe Working Practices Guidance

3 days

9AM - 5PM


Course Overview

Our competence based course, accredited by City & Guilds, will provide an understanding of safe operation techniques for high voltage and low voltage systems.

Included in the course are examples of mandatory documentation, switching procedures, safe isolation procedures and detailed descriptions of equipment operation

Course Content

  • HSE and Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Risk Assessment
  • Competency Levels
  • Properties of Earth Faults
  • Dangers of contact with electricity
  • Switching Plans
  • Permit to Work Requirements
  • HV / LV Distribution Systems and Protection
  • HV Breakers and Control Systems
  • LV Starters and Control Systems
  • Typical Networks
  • Earth Point and Neutral Distribution
  • Generator Synchronisation
  • HV Earthing Provisions
  • Testing of HV Systems
  • Fault Finding on HV / LV Systems
  • Live Working Practices
  • Practical Switching Assessment
  • Written Assessment

Target Audience

Personnel with electrical, instrument or mechanical background within industry who are involved in the installation and testing of HV/LV equipment and safe working practices.

Date Time Cost Availability
16th - 18th April 2018 9.00am - 5.00pm £705.00 + VAT N
11th - 13th June 2018 9.00am - 5.00pm £705.00 + VAT Y
20th - 22nd August 2018 9.00am - 5.00pm £705.00 + VAT Y
1st - 3rd October 2018 9.00am - 5.00pm £705.00 + VAT Y
3rd - 5th December 2018 9.00am - 5.00pm £705.00 + VAT Y
Further dates available on request 9.00am - 5.00pm £705.00 + VAT Y
Additional Information:

Blackburn Industrial Estate

Aberdeen, UK

AB21 0RX

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Duration 3 Day
Lunch Included
Min/Max delegates 4/8
Special requirements None
Certification A certificate of competence will be provided, valid for 5 years.
  • My HV/LV at EPIT was really good, I really enjoyed it. Although the switchgear is not like ours, the course was very good at covering the skills that require refreshing especially if you are not using them every day.
    – Nicola Anderson, Q4 transition team, Aker Solutions

Get in touch

to enquire further

01224 798635