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HV Electrical – the responsibility of supervisors and managers

If you have any form of managerial or supervisory responsibility within high voltage electricity, it is crucial you ensure everyone knows how to work safely, minimising risk, and are aware of the...
01 June 2016

LV Electrical Equipment – Managing the Dangers

Electricity is dangerous, and any equipment must be properly designed, installed and maintained regularly so that any risks of fire, shocks or burns are managed. Depending on your industry, there are...
25 May 2016

Electrical Hazards – why HV Training is necessary

Electricity kills and severely injures people every year, as well as causing damage to property from the resulting fires and explosions. But what are the hazards? And why is training necessary?
20 May 2016

Utilities industry needs to meet smart metering skills shortage head on

With smart meters due to be installed in every home by 2020, the number of meter installers in the UK will need to double but where will all these new engineers come from?
07 March 2016

New Year, New Rules | 17th Edition - 3rd Amendment

The 3rd amendment to the 17th Edition Wiring Regulations was released last January, bringing some major changes to the status-quo. Since July, all electrical Installations are required to be fully...
01 January 2016