Is this course for you?

This course is aimed at electricians, maintenance staff and engineers working in accordance with HTM 06-02.


To present the essential information contained in HTM 06, Electrical Services Safety, Supply, Distribution and Management and other NHS guidance on this subject, in a concise and easily assimilated form.


By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Explain the role of the competent person as specified in HTM 06-02
  • Discuss the requirement for safety documents in accordance with HTM 06-02
  • Specify the safety guidance for carrying out work on electrical systems
  • Demonstrate safe methods of work in accordance with the Electrical Services Safety guidance
  • Explain the purpose of a Permit to Work in accordance with HTM 06-02
  • Explain the safety precautions taken when temporarily leaving a work area

Prerequisite to attending the course

Learners must be able to demonstrate adequate prior knowledge of BS 7671 to ensure they have the potential to successfully gain the update qualification.

Related courses

Learners should consider undertaking:


Eastwood Park, Falfield, was formerly the NHS national training centre for healthcare engineering and now, as an independent company, we are the leading provider of technical healthcare engineering training in the UK.      

City & Guilds

This course has City & Guilds accredited programme status.


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Classrooms are available for theory learning and group exercises (close to training laboratories when practice activities are included).

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LV facility

Our electrical training facilities include a dedicated training room for low voltage courses.