Classrooms are available for theory learning and group exercises (close to training laboratories when practice activities are included).
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.
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.
This course has City & Guilds accredited programme status.
Our electrical training facilities include a dedicated training room for low voltage courses.
Do you have to be working as an electrician on your electrical courses?
Yes and no. You do need to be working in a healthcare environment, but we do offer a Mechanical to electrical conversion course for non-electrical staff who will be required to work on and around electrical machines and equipment.
On completion of the course delegates will be able to diagnose simple electrical faults and have an understanding of the possible causes and carry out necessary isolations and repairs, whilst understanding their limitations and hazards associated with the electrical systems and machines.
Will I need any refresher training?
Do I need to bring any documents with me?
Your joining instructions will state whether you need to bring anything with you to your course.
How do I find out your course availability?
To book one of our courses, call our sales team on +44 (0)1454 262777. Alternatively fill out the enquiry form on our website, after which we will contact you as soon as possible.
What are your terms & conditions?
You can view and download our booking terms and conditions here.