This course will give you a comprehensive overview of lightning protection for Ministry of Defence sites that contain explosives facilities. The course explains the lightning protection and earthing requirements of Joint Services Publication JSP482 and gives examples of how to protect explosive facilities to the British Standard BS EN 62305.
You will gain a thorough understanding of the design, maintenance and compliance testing of lightning protection systems, with particular reference to buildings containing explosives, illustrated with case studies of both good and bad practice.
The course includes a lightning protection workshop in which you will be able to discuss your own projects and problems with the expert team and your fellow delegates.
Lightning – the basics
Basic protection Strategies
JSP482 Lightning Protection Requirements
LV surge protection
Earthing and facility protection
Examples of explosive facility protection
Protection of Buildings containing explosives
Maintenance, testing and compliance of LPS
Earthing Measurement Exercise
Programme may be subject to amendment
Excellent, would now feel confident to do risk assessments and design LPS for relatively small-scale installations I work on.Nick, 29 & 30 November 2023
Excellent overall. Could have done with side notes during the course.James, 19 & 20 Sept 2023
Interesting subject, well presented and informative. relevant to my job. Cheers.Andrew, 24-25 January 2023
Good course well delivered. Perhaps a bit much information for 2-days. Fantastic facility.Jake, 26-27 October 2022
An informative and technical course delivered by an excellent lecturer. I feel it would benefit from a hard copy of the handout to help the delegates.Grant, 26-27 October 2022
Facilities superb, course content well-paced, pitched and presented. Matthew was a personable, professional and knowledgeable presenter/tutor. Highly recommend this course.
Steve, 8-9 February 2022