Course Information

Safe Electrical Control Panel Entry – A City & Guilds Assured Programme

This course is aimed at those responsible for assessing the risks associated with competent persons working within electrical control panels and other enclosures whilst it is energised for the purpose of fault finding, making adjustments and for electrical safety testing.
Safe Electrical Control Panel Entry course


1 day

Scheduled Dates:

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Assessment Method:

Practical Assessment, Assessment Paper


Available on request

Course Aims

The course focuses on situations where Regulation 14 of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 permits work on or near live conductors and serves to show how, with careful consideration and the implementation of control measures, the risks can be reduced to a level where work near live conductors is acceptable.

Course Content

  • Basic Protection
  • Dangers Associated with Electricity
  • Fault Protection
  • Issues and Escalation
  • Legal Requirements and Precautions
  • Permitted tasks
  • Risk Assessment and the Hierarchy of Control
  • Safe Isolation

Delegates attending the course must be 18 years of age or older. There are no formal entry requirements; however, candidates are expected to have a basic understanding of electrical science and have a practical appreciation of electrical installation work.

Upon completion of the course, successful delegates will receive a certificate.

This is an on-demand course, which is delivered on client site. Please call our sales team for more details.

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