ATLAS is delighted to announce an Accreditation Session on BS EN: 62305, the recognised British Standard for the design, installation and testing of lightning protection systems, for those who have not previously sat the accreditation, or for those who would like to re-sit the examinations. The training will be provided by Sean Passant (ATLAS Vice President).The Accreditation Session is designed for those with no prior knowledge or training on either the 2006 or 2011 standard and will prepare the candidate to sit the accreditation exam.
The course will feature two days of training with a further day and a half of examinations the following week for candidates who would like to receive accreditation. Candidates who successfully complete the course and both examinations will receive an accreditation certificate valid for five years.
The Accreditation Session will take place on:
Thursday 12 & Friday 13 September – Training Course
Thursday 19 & Friday 20 September – Examinations
Each accreditation session is priced at:
– £450+VAT – Training course only
– £650+VAT – Training and examination.
If you have previously undertaken the full course and wish to re-sit examinations only, a limited number of places will be available at a cost of £200+VAT.
Refreshments and lunch will be provided on 12, 13 and 19 September. A lunch will not be provided on 20 September due to the early finish.
What to Bring
It would be beneficial for candidates to bring the following items to assist them throughout the training:
• the current Furse BS EN 62305 guide or other lightning protection manufacturer’s literature
• a copy of ‘Changes to BS EN 62305 from the 2006 edition’
• A scientific calculator.
Candidates will also need to bring the following items to the examination session:
• Red pen
• Drawing compass
• Scale ruler
• A scientific calculator
Please note, candidates are able to access the standard electronically, but will not be permitted to access the internet.
Please note that ATLAS no longer offers this course to non-ATLAS members, unless you have a membership application in progress.
To request a place on this course, please complete the booking request form below. One form will be required per place requested.