Safe Isolation for Gas Engineers, Plumbers, and Electricians

Based on the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989, this course helps you build the knowledge and skills required to practice Safe Isolation of Electrical Equipment when carrying out work on site.

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Course Duration1 Day
Learning Hours7 hours
Delivery MethodsClassroom, Workshop

Course Overview

It is vital for professionals in the Gas Engineering and Plumbing Industry working with electrical equipment on site to be aware of the practical and legal requirements of safe isolation. To prevent injury and danger when carrying out work, non-electrical professionals need to have a clear understanding of the process of safe isolation and the danger that lies in failing to adopt the process correctly.

Professional Prospects

By upskilling, you can expand your field of expertise and ensure you are up to date with the most recent developments in your line of work. With our Safe Isolation of Low Voltage Electrical Installations certificate you will gain valuable knowledge and skills, ensuring you will leave our training centre a competent and highly sought-after professional that can expect an annual salary of up to £45,000 depending on experience.

Course Breakdown

Course Duration1 Day
AssessmentTheory, Practical
Delivery MethodsClassroom, Workshop, 10 Bruce St, Dunfermline, KY12 7AG, Fife, Scotland, UK
Learning Hours7 hours
QualificationsSafe Isolation of Low Voltage Electrical Installations
PrerequisitesNVQ/SVQ Level 2 or 3 in Heating Engineering or Plumbing or Electrical Trades, Currently working towards a NVQ/SVQ Level 2 or 3 in Heating Engineering or Plumbing or Electrical Trades, Experienced in Conventional Heating Engineering or Plumbing and Electrical Installations

Course Syllabus

Training and assessment are broken down into the following sections:

Day 1 - Morning

Learning Hours:

4 hours


  • Introduction To Safe Isolation
  • Why Is Electricity So Dangerous
  • Legislation, Regulations And Standards
  • Safe Isolation Procedures
  • Devices Suitable For The Purpose Of Isolation
  • Consequences Of Not Using Safe Isolation Techniques

Day 1 - Afternoon

Learning Hours:

3 hours


  • Multiple Choice
  • Short Written Response
  • Scenario Questions
  • Demonstrating Competence through Observed Practical Assessment



Next Dates

Please contact us at 01383260002 to make a reservation.

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