Electrical Engineering

Senior Authorised Person: High Voltage Operations and Safety

Duration:  5 days
Per Delegate:  £1,405.00

Practical Content


Theoretical Content


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the application of safe working procedures within HV operations.
  • Ability to interpret the operational functions and maintenance of HV systems.
  • Knowledge of rules and regulations pertaining to HV systems.

Course Content

  • Electrical safety rules and Legislation including Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 and The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989
  • Safety documentation applications
  • High Voltage switching and isolations practicals
  • Generator systems controls
  • Understanding and testing of protection relays
  • Fault finding on HV switchboards
  • Servicing of HV circuit breakers and testing procedures


Delegates will undertake a multiple-choice examination paper to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.

PPE Requirements

Safety footwear, coveralls, safety glasses and gloves.

Further Information

This course is classroom based with practical exercises using ASET’s High Voltage equipment to underpin knowledge gained.

Target Audience
Target Audience

Electrical personnel competent in operating and maintaining high voltage switchgear systems who are looking to move into a Senior Authorised Person role.


City & Guilds 9841 Certificate.

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