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Commercial Low Voltage Authorised Person Course

This Low Voltage Authorised Person Course has been developed to enable competent electrical staff within an organisation to work safely in accordance with HSG 85 – Safe Working Practices (Electricity at Work) when planning to carry out maintenance and repairs on a low-voltage electrical system. It is an open course that covers all the key principles and procedures to ensure you can do this safely and competently, as well as ensure compliance with the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and other associated legal and guidance documents.

Please note we are able to customise this course for companies who already have specific procedures and organisational structures in place.

We also offer a Healthcare specific version of this course.

Please note: We offer this course in-centre & remote
ico QUALIFICATION

TS4U Certificate of Achievement

ico ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Existing Electricians

ico DELIVERY METHODS

4 Days In-Centre & Remotely

ico PRICE
£913.00 (£1,095.00 inc VAT)
Please note: We offer this course in-centre & remote
ico QUALIFICATION

TS4U Certificate of Achievement

ico ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Existing Electricians

ico DELIVERY METHODS

4 Days In-Centre & Remotely

ico PRICE
£913.00 (£1,095.00 inc VAT)

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WHY TAKE THE LV AUTHORISED PERSON (COMMERCIAL) COURSE

LV Authorised Person (Commercial) Course

This course is designed for competent electrical staff who need to understand how to work safely in accordance with HSG 85 – Safe Working Practices when working with Low Voltage Systems. You will cover the regulations and safe working practices to ensure compliance with EAW Regulations 1989

Please read all the content below, should you need anymore information or have any questions please give our course advisors a call.

COURSE OVERVIEW

What Will I Learn On This Course?

It is designed specifically for staff who are already working as Competent Persons or Maintenance electricians on the low-voltage electrical system and are looking to move up to an Authorised Person (supervisory) role.
Is this course for me?

Is this course for me?

FOR EXISTING ELECTRICIANS

You will learn a set of processes and procedures that encompass all the relevant regulations which can then be applied within your day-to-day role and made specific to your organisation.

Individuals benefit by gaining:

  • An understanding of all elements contained within a standard version of Electrical Safety Guidance for Low Voltage Systems.
  • Experience in producing Safety Documents for situations that may arise on any premises involving operations on an electrical system.
  • Confidence in their ability to perform practical and procedural duties in accordance with the requirements of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and standardised Electrical Safety Guidance for Low Voltage Systems.
  • Formal assessment in competency for Safe Systems of Working in compliance with Electrical Safety Guidance for Low Voltage Systems common to all Organisations.

 

Employers will benefit from:

  • Training provided by an Independent source with their candidate assessed on their suitability for the position of Authorised Person Low Voltage.
  • All course material is delivered in compliance with current legislation and with emphasis on a standardised version of Electrical Safety Guidance for Low Voltage Systems.

Course Content

Commercial Authorised Person Low Voltage Course

This Commercial Authorised Person Low Voltage Course covers the practical and procedural aspects for a candidate to be appointed and work as an Authorised Person Low Voltage.

This will allow all ensuing work carried out to be in compliance with the Health & Safety at Work etc Act 1974.

Candidates will gain an understanding of the following:

  •      General Safe Working Practices
  •      Review and apply the content of HTM 06-02
  •      Refresh of working procedures detailed in HTM 06-02
  •      Electricity at Work Regulations 1989

The following elements will be covered during the course:

  •   The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
  • Procedures pertaining to logbooks and associated documentation
  • Supervision of electrical works by competent persons
  • Completion of safety programmes and the issue of Permits to Work.

How is this course delivered?

IN CLASSROOM OR REMOTE

All theories will be delivered in a classroom at either a Trade Skills 4U location or at the Organisation’s site.

Safety Documentation exercises will be demonstrated by a qualified lecturer, utilising PowerPoint presentation to set the scene for each exercise and, where available, operate the actual equipment.

The candidates are provided with sufficient practice and individual instruction during each set scenario to meet the assessment requirements.

What can I do following this course?

common working practices and the documentation

The Authorised Person Low Voltage Course is one element that will give your appointed Authorising Engineer (LV) a better understanding of your capabilities when they are deciding on your official appointment to AP(LV) status. The course itself familiarises you with common working practices and the documentation involved when setting up a safe system of work on complex electrical systems.

What other courses can I do after completing this course?

environmental technology

With environmental technology becoming increasingly more important, you may wish to consider Electric Vehicle Charging courses and, perhaps, combine this with Electrical Systems Design.

Entry Requirements

This course is designed for existing Competent Persons (LV) or Maintenance Electricians looking to move up to a more senior or supervisory role by becoming an Authorised Person (LV).

If you are not working as a Competent Person then you would be advised to complete a CP(LV) course and gain experience with the systems and equipment you’ll be working with before progressing to AP(LV).

0% PAYMENT PLANS

Pay as You Train

This is the most common method of payment, we understand that some of the courses can be difficult to pay all at once. Therefore at Trade Skills 4U we allow you on our longer courses to pay as you train, this means you pay week by week interest free.

Pay As You Train is only available on our longer courses covering a number of weeks. Typically we will agree a payment plan with you where by you will pay your deposit and then pay a set amount 21 Days before each class start date.

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Gatwick

Mitre Court, Fleming Way, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 9JY

Our Mitre Court and Explorer 2 Facilities are just 2 minutes south of Gatwick Airport. They are comfortable, light and airy environments in which students can learn a wide range of practical and theory based skills.

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Coventry

Rowan House, Westwood Way, Coventry, West Mids, CV4 8HS

Our brand new centre opened in July 2019 offering a full range of electrical courses for those based in Birmingham, Coventry, Leicester, Northampton and all over the midlands region.

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Warrington

Unit B, The Beacons, Warrington Road, Birchwood, WA3 6WY

Our Northern training facility is situated just off Junction 10 of the M62 at Birchwood Park and is very accessible from towns such as Warrington, Manchester, Liverpool and Chester.

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Leeds

Phoenix House, Hawthorn Park, Coal Road, Leeds, West Yorks, LS14 1PQ

Phoenix House has raised the bar for electrical training centres in the UK. It’s situated east of Leeds, just off of the M1 / A1. This makes it easily accessible from Leeds, Sheffield, Hull, York, Harrogate and all over Yorkshire.

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Central London

City & Guilds, 5-6 Giltspur Street, London, EC1A 9DE

Our centre in Central London is based right next to the old bailey, Smithfield Market and St Barts Hospital. We currently only offer electrical courses for experienced electricians from Central London.

Commercial Low Voltage Authorised Person Course

£995.83