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Hv Switching & System Control ( City & Guilds 0672)

Duration 3 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £1,000.00 + VAT
Venue Altens Training Centre


Date Time Cost Venue Places  
16 Sep - 18 Sep 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 0
30 Sep - 02 Oct 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 0
14 Oct - 16 Oct 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 1
04 Nov - 06 Nov 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 0
11 Nov - 13 Nov 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 5
18 Nov - 20 Nov 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 5
25 Nov - 27 Nov 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 4
09 Dec - 11 Dec 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 5
16 Dec - 18 Dec 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,000.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 4

About this course

Practical Content 50% Theoretical Content 50%

Target Audience

Engineering personnel involved with power distribution networks, and the use of site operated switchgear, either onshore, offshore or onboard vessels.

Course Aims

To provide a safe procedure for isolation of interconnected distribution systems and to enable participants to determine standing load versus generation capability to maintain stability of the network.

Course Content

  • Safety regulations HSAWA 74, EAW Regs 1989
  • Electric shock effects
  • First aid procedures
  • Permit to work systems
  • Authorisation levels
  • Effects of faults on switchgear
  • Switchgear types and principals of operation
  • Generator operation
  • Control and capability diagrams
  • Synchronization
  • Load flow and load stability
  • Practical exercises & simulator
  • HV/LV Protection Relays Overview.


The majority of this course is practical hands on training delivered by fully qualified and experienced ex industry personnel using equipment replicated from the onshore and offshore oil and gas working environment. This course is delivered on a 'live' power switching network simulator


City & Guilds 0672 Certificate on successful completion of the following assessments:

Completion of a practical task in a controlled, simulated environment which will be observed. There will also be a short open book answer knowledge test. The task will be designed to reflect the way the activity would be carried out in the workplace.

Minimum Instructor Qualification/Experience

  • 5 years' experience in electrical plant operations
  • Qualified to Authorised Electrical Person status
  • Presentation skills
  • A1 Workplace Assessor.

Min/Max Number of Delegates Required per Event


Times of Training

08:30 to 16:30
Course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.

Special Requirements

Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.

Note to Clients


Why ASET's High Voltage Training differs from that of it's competitors in Scotland:

Our fully rated HV/LV switchboards, consisting of HV VCB's and masterpack LV ACB's are supplied by our two generators and VSD's offering synchronising and load sharing capabilities from our installed remote Electrical Control Desk , there local control facilities on our boards. The variety of interlocks during operation will be fully demonstrated. Successful completion of the course can greatly assist delegates in final assessment for authorisation levels at the work site.



ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy,
Aberdeen Altens Campus, Hareness Road, Aberdeen, AB12 3LE.

Very worthwhile course and enlightened with different approaches & various scenarios

William Aitken
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Great course, valuable lessons learned. The experience and knowledge shared is of great benefit

Alan Maclean
Dolphin Drilling Personnel Pte Ltd

Lecturer was very thorough throughout course. Enjoyed having the chance to improve original skills and learn from an experienced person

Sean Burrows
Quick Flange UK

Thoroughly enjoyed this course, it has been extremely useful and I will take all of the learning back to my own facilities. Materials and environment were all excellent as were the ASET team

Warren O’Neill
BG Group

This course has given me a lot more understanding of pressure testing and will be very useful in the future

Colin Crichton
Woodgroup PSN

Instructors were very knowledgeable and good training. Very good practical training

Anjum Shafiq
BG Group

Really good set up in this course and exceeded my original expectations. Will definitely recommend to others. Training and coaching was second to none and more importantly realistic

Darren Honeyman
Talisman Sinopec Energy Uk Ltd

Lecturing was very good, clear and concise

Martin Young
NIIT Limited UK

Very happy with this course, it has brought up my level of understanding

Tom Simpson
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Although being apprehensive about attending the course, I was made to feel at ease and enjoyed the overall experience. I would not hesitate to recommend to others

Roger Murray
Petrojarl Floating Production (uk) Ltd

Excellent facilities, excellent support from ASET team, would recommend ASET without hesitation

Malcolm Anderson
Talisman Energy (UK)

Good course well presented

Simon Delvin
Aker Offshore Partner

Good course with very knowledgeable instructors

Ross Mackenzie
Private Delegate

Really good course which was greatly delivered

Ross Simpson
A W Training Services

Excellent Instructor, thank you!

Klem Lipinski
NIIT Limited UK

Very informative, well presented

John Bey
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) Ltd

Excellent course with realistic situations. Great use of feedback after excercises.

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production Ltd

Great course especially the simulator. Good that the lecturer has past and ongoing practical experience

Kevin Blair
KCA Deutag Technical Support Ltd 

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training Ltd

Course very informative, Lecturer knowledgeable and professional with effective means of imparting knowledge

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive

Good lecturer that made everything clear

Matthew Thom
Wood Group PSN Ltd

The lecturer was very knowledgeable and extremely helpful with the course content as well as providing lots of good information above and beyond the requirements which gave me an insight into the world of DP

Sam Wood
Gulfmark UK Ltd


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