High Voltage Management Level (MCA approved)

Gain Maritime and Coastguard Agency Accreditation with our five day High Voltage Management Level Course.

Gain Marine and Coastguard Accreditation with our five-day Management Level High Voltage Course

Book now by choosing your course date, or for more information call us on
01642 987 978 or email training@pass.co.uk 


Course Details

Course Duration
5 days
Course Location
PASS Stockton HV Training Centre. Venue address is 1 Alberto Street, Stockton-On-Tees, TS18 2BQ. More about venue >>
Assessments
Written examination and practical examination
Certificate Gained
PASS Certificate of Competency authorised by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (Certificate of Attendance gained for those who do not pass the tests)
What’s Included?
Course entry and examination costs, lunch and refreshments (tea, coffee and juice)
Entry Requirements
Any individual applying for this course should have prior electrical experience in a marine environment; or have completed a mandatory 12 months sea time as an EOOW; or Part of an initial electro-technical training programme.

Course Overview

Our 5 day course which has been fully accredited by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) aims to provide seafarers responsible for the on-board safe control and management of high voltage power systems with the knowledge and training to do so safely and effectively. Our training directly aligns with the requirements outlined in Table A-III/2 STWC, 2010.

Course Content

The following elements are covered as part of this course:

  • Electrical hazards and precautions
  • UK and International Marine Health and Safety Regulations
  • Arrangement of marine high voltage systems and switchrooms
  • Operational and safety features of switchgear
  • Outline of the electrical testing of power plant
  • Introduction to the application of protection to high voltage switchgear and associated equipment
  • Marine power management systems (PMS)
  • Control and synchronising of AC generators (including AVRs)
  • Treatment of system neutral point
  • Basic fault level calculations
  • High voltage safety rules
  • Electrical safety documents
  • Key safe ad multi-hasp systems
  • Operational procedures
  • Switchgear maintenance
  • Additional Information

This course is specifically designed to meet the regulatory requirements of Tables A-III/1 (operational level) of the Annex to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers (STCW), 1978, as amended.

Who should attend?

This course is ideally suited for Marine Electrical Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Vessel Superintendents and Surveyors.

Any individual applying for this course should have prior electrical experience in a marine environment; or have completed a mandatory 12 months sea time as an EOOW; or Part of an initial electro-technical training programme.

What Certification Will I Receive from This Course?

Upon the successful completion of this course delegates will receive a certificate of competency which has been authorised by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA).