Jointer Training Course : HV4 11kV Polymeric to Paper Insulated Lead Covered SWA Cable Jointing

By Chris Dodds on 20th April, 2016

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Jointer Training Course : HV4 11kV Polymeric to Paper Insulated Lead Covered SWA Cable Jointing

HV4 11kV Polymeric to Paper Insulated Lead Covered Steel Wire Armoured Cable Jointing Course

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Duration - Two days

Venue - Sterling Power Training, Halesowen

Membership - This HV cable jointing course is designed for existing crafts persons who have previous cable jointing experience at high voltage and have preferably attended the High Voltage Cable Jointing Course HV3.

It is recommended that trainee cable jointers should have at least a basic understanding of numeracy and literacy to successfully complete the course.

Maximum number of delegates - Seven trainee jointers per course.

Objectives - By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Understand and demonstrate personal safety including the basics of on site safety requirements, hand tools, resins and personal hygiene
  • Identify HV polymeric XLPE cables and HV paper PILC SWA cables
  • Demonstrate HV sheath removal, screen stripping, XLPE insulation and earth wire preparation and presenting smooth cores ready for jointing on both types of cable
  • Demonstrate they can complete a 185sqmm (Triplex to PILC SWA) trifurcating joint

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HV Jointer Training Course Outline

Day 1

  • Introduction to 11kV high voltage cables : Paper Insulated Lead Covered Sheath Steel Wire Armoured (PILCSWA) and Polymeric (XLPE)
  • Preparation of high voltage cables for jointing 185sqmm trifurcating joint (Triplex to PILCSWA)
  • Completion of 185sqmm single core trifurcating joint (Triplex to PILCSWA)

Day 2

  • Continue 11kV 185sqmm single core trifurcating joint (Triplex  to PILCSWA)
  • Completion of 11kV 185sqmm branch joint (Triplex to PILCSWA)


HV Cable Jointing Materials List

Each delegate will be required to bring the following cable jointing kits and cable:


HV Jointing Kits & Other Materials

  • 1 x 185sqmm 11kV transition straight joint to Triplex (screened cable)


HV Cable Requirements

  • 3m x 11kV PILCSWA screened cable


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