Basic Hybrid Electric Vehicle Awareness

Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Basic Safety Awareness

Aim of course is to provide delegates a basic awareness of electrical safety issues and specific issues associated with hybrid and electric vehicles.

  • Price: £195
  • Course dates: 14th May, 26th September, 10th December 2019
  • How to book: Book online on our webshop here.

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The following subjects will be covered:

  • General overview of electrical safety issues
    • Refresher on electricity and how and why it can harm people
    • Introduction to the basic Health and Safety at Work principles and the requirements of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989.  This will include the responsibilities of both employers and employees
    • Workplace scenarios in which issues with hybrid or electric vehicles may be encountered
  • Specific issues associated with hybrid and electric vehicles, to include:
    • How to identify a hybrid or electric vehicle
    • The types of high voltage components and where they are located
    • The system voltages
    • The operational modes and states of the vehicles
    • The particular hazards associated with working on such vehicles
    • Basic principles for safe working, particularly requirements for disconnection of the high voltage supply before starting work