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Article Date: 20th November 2020

ABB Furse UK to Host Series of CPD Accredited Seminars on Lightning Protection Standards

ABB Furse cpd accredited seminars

Here at Furse, not only do our engineers offer expert technical design services, but also training courses to help you acquire a greater understanding of the nature, problems, and solutions to earthing and lightning protection requirements.

With Furse having Lightning Protection standards representation (committee members) at BSI, CENELEC & IEC Levels, our training seminars will help you to broaden your knowledge of lightning protection system best practice, and gain the skills necessary for you to stay ahead of your profession.

If you wish to take part, we are pleased to say that this December the ABB Furse team in the UK will be hosting a series of free-to-attend CIBSE CPD accredited seminars that cover the key aspects of the BS EN 62305 Lightning Protection standards and BS 7671 18th edition wiring regulations.

Lightning Protection Standards: BS EN 62305

Wednesday 2nd December

9am-10am (GMT) morning session or 3pm-4pm (GMT) afternoon session

This seminar will offer a general background to the nature of lightning and methods of protection relevant to the British Standards. This includes risk assessments, installation practices, and test methods, as well as the concepts of surge protection and the application of surge protection devices (SPDs).

Surge Protection to BS EN 62305 & BS 7671 18th edition

Friday 4th December

9am-10am (GMT) morning session or 12pm-1pm (GMT) afternoon session

This seminar will cover transient overvoltages, their causes, effects and how to protect against them. The presentation also covers standards requirements and compliance implications.

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