Temporary Power Systems (BS7909)
This course is for anyone working or intending to work within the entertainment industry, for which knowledge of the requirements of BS7909 is, in most cases, an essential requirement request by companies and event organisers.
Covering electrical installations at festivals, concerts, events, TV studios, stage sets, theatre and other public spaces, the Temporary Power Systems (BS7909) Course will provide an excellent extra revenue stream to your current electrical skill-set.
Introduction and history behind electrical installations in the entertainment industry
Standards, legislation and codes of practice
Management of events
Earthing and methods of protection
Design principles and requirements
Equipment supply and testing
Generators and other sources of supply
Venue information requirements
Electrical systems for temporary structures
Mobile and transportable units
It is expected (though not essential) that you have successfully completed BS7671 Requirements for Electrical Installations (18th Edition) or have existing electrical knowledge prior to undertaking this course.
You must bring the following book with you to class: IET Temporary Power Systems: A Guide To The Application of BS7671 and BS7909 for temporary events. ISBN: 978-1-84919-723-6.
You’ll need to complete a practical assessment and written exam towards the end of the day in order to gain a certificate of completion from Erudite.
1 DAY – £147.50+VAT (£177) inc fees.
Next available course dates
- Thursday 24th October 2019
- Friday 17th April 2020
- Friday 3rd July 2020
Book online here.
Please contact us regarding the price if you wish to place multiple candidates and/or have onsite training.