High Voltage Sanction for Test Receipt Authorisation Course

Become qualified to receive sanction for test documents in high voltage applications with this course.

Course Duration: 3 Days

Location: Stockton-On-Tees High Voltage Training Centre

Assessment: Written Examination + Practical Examination

Certificate Gained:  PASS Certificate of Competency (Certificate of Attendance gained for those who do not pass the tests or decide not to take the tests)

Entry Requirements: Previous electrical/mechanical experience essential – see below for further details

Included: Course entry and examination costs, lunch and refreshments (tea, coffee and juice)

Reading Requirements: There are no peripheral reading requirements for this course

Book your place on our High Voltage Sanction for Test Receipt Authorisation training course today by filling in our online booking form to the right, or by calling the team directly.

About the Course

This course is designed to enable those who are required to carry out testing on high voltage equipment to become authorised to receive sanction for test documents relating to safe practiceses and legislation applicable to high voltage power systems up to – and including – 15kV.

At our high voltage training centre, you’ll take part in a mix of theory and practical exercises designed to give you the skill level required to receive sanction for test documents.

The following elements are covered as part of this course:

  • Hazards Associated with Testing
  • Review of Statutory Regulations
  • Operational and Safety Features of Switchgear
  • Safety Lockout Procedures
  • Case Studies Associated with Testing
  • Operational Procedures
  • Proving Dead/Discharging
  • Safety Of Operations During Testing
  • Practical Exercises

Please note that this course is not designed to train you in various types of testing (for example primary/secondary injection or pressure testing); the course is designed to purely become authorised to receive sanction for test documents.

Attendance Requirements

You should have prior knowledge of the inspection, operation, maintenance and repair of high voltage electrical power systems.

Anyone attending training should also have a good level of both spoken and written English.

Where is the Course?

This course takes place in Stockton-on-Tees in North East England at our high voltage training centre.

The address is as follows:

PASS – Stockton Centre
1 Alberto Street
Stockton-On-Tees
TS18 2BQ

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About the PASS High Voltage Training Centre

To train to safely work with high voltage equipment, you need a realistic simulation of the actual conditions you’ll face when working. The PASS high voltage training centre has been designed to give you this experience, with authentic switchgear, transformers and other HV equipment for you to work with during your course.

Our courses are led by our experienced HV training professionals, each of whom has worked for several decades in the HV industry. When you’re not out performing practical tasks in the HV centre, you’ll be in our classrooms learning the important theory behind your course, or relaxing in our canteen for your provided lunch.

The PASS HV training centre is in Stockton-On-Tees, which is situated in North East England. It’s within easy access from all major motorways such as the A1 and A19 and is excellent for anyone travelling from Sunderland, Durham, Newcastle and the surrounding area. If you are travelling from further away or overseas, we can help you with finding a place to stay during the course and ensure you have everything you’ll need during your stay.

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