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Control measure
Identify and isolate electrical systems

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Identify and isolate electrical systems

Understand:

  • The power sources used in crafts/vehicles
  • The primary functions of craft or vehicle electrical systems
  • Where electricity isolation switches may be located
  • How electrical systems can be shut down and isolated safely
  • Who should isolate electrical systems
  • The need to document decisions taken to isolate electrical systems

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Identify and isolate electrical systems

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify the location of electricity isolation points on craft or vehicles
  • Assess the risk associated with shutting down electrical systems in crafts/vehicles
  • Isolate electrical systems when appropriate
  • Inform relevant people of risks where electrical systems have not been shut down