Short Courses

Working with Electricity

This course helps to promote safety and reduce major injuries and accidents when working with electricity. It covers how to comply with current legislation and well established safety procedures as well as looking at the safe connection of equipment to the mains.

Duration
1 Day
Exam
yes
Cost
£95+ VAT
Venue
Production Park
  • Topics covered

    This course takes you through the basics of electrical systems used in the live events industry.

    Electrical Theory and Regulations

    How electricity is produced and distributed, and the regulations that govern this. Using basic electrical formulas.

    IP Ratings, Connectors and Cables

    Understanding connectors and cables that are suitable for different uses, including use outdoors.

    Temporary Electrical Systems

    Key components and relevant procedures.

    Distribution and Design

    How to design and implement an electrical system used in live events.

  • Who should attend

    Anyone who wants to work on an event that uses electricity and wants to understand how it works and how to work safely with it.

  • Prerequisites

    It is for people with little or no prior experience of working with electricity.

  • Included within the course

    Lunch and refreshments