Advanced Cable Works

Course Overview

This 1 day Advanced Cable Works course is designed for existing HV Authorised Persons who are involved with the installation of new Substations and/ or the task of repairing or diverting HV cables. The course will explain the processes required to commission a new Substation and then put the theory into practice via a series of practical exercises.

 

Course details

Duration
1.0 days
Capacity
4 people
Price
Course Location
Ratcliffe-on-Soar (Nottingham)
Next available course date
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Course Content

During the course candidates will discuss the processes required to install a new Substation into a HV ring network. Topics include:-

  • Isolation and Earthing requirements to achieve safety from the system
  • Cable Identification process, including applicable safety document
  • Cable spiking, including applicable safety document
  • Obtaining cable colours to ensure correct connections
  • Cable jointing,including applicable safety documents
  • System HV pressure test requirements, including applicable safety document
  • System safety requirements prior to energising (Substation under HV rules, new labels etc.)
  • HV phase checks prior to finally energising new installation onto a ring system, to include expected voltages and process required if unexpected voltages are present during the phase check

The following practical exercises will be carried out:

  • Circuit Isolation and Earthing (off-rules equipment)
  • Cable identification via a signal tone generator (off-rules equipment)
  • Cable spiking demonstration using a ‘spiking tool’ (off-rules equipment)
  • Obtaining cable colours using continuity test equipment (off-rules equipment)
  • HV Pressure test demonstration using a DC pressure test set (off-rules equipment)
  • HV Phasing checks on the live system using phase test equipment
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Course Area
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