NEN 3140 VP course
Have you been designated because of your employer nen 3140 cursus as a Vakbekwaam Persoon (Skilled Person)? In this course you will be trained as a Skilled Person relative to NEN 3140. Requirements for the course are a lessons in electrical engineering or equivalent work experience.
Training course following a NEN 3140 VP course
After attending this system, you will be formally authorized to perform electrical engineering work and you will fulfill the NEN 3140 requirements for a Skilled Person.
Employees designated by their employer as a Skilled Person in the framework of NEN 3140 can carry out more complicated electrical work, such as adding a meter group to installs, maintenance of electrical installs, and work on low-voltage installs.
Target audience of the NEN 3140 VP course
This one-day NEN 3140 course is intended for employees who are designated as a Skilled Person according to NEN 3140. A training in electrical engineering or equivalent work experience is a requirement to participate in this system.
VOP NEN 3140
To take the NEN 3140 VP course, you must have completed a training in electrical engineering or have relevant work experience in this field. What if you want to take the NEN 3140 course, but do not have a training in electrical engineering? In that case the NEN 3140 VOP course is a superb choice. With a NEN 3140 VOP certification, you are authorized to switch combines, inspect equipment and reset to zero safety features. VOP is short for Voldoende Onderricht Persoon (Instructed Person). After you have completed this system, you can then take the NEN 3140 VP course for more in-depth knowledge and competence.
What makes which you Skilled Person under NEN 3140 VP?
Which causes the area call yourself a competent Person, you must meet a number of requirements. For example, you need to be able to assess the hazards and risks involved in electrical work, and it is important that you know how to carry out electrical work safely. With this recognized course you will meet these quality requirements.
Is a NEN 3140 VP certification required?
With this course, the employer and the candidate both comply with the prerequisites of the Working Conditions Act and the Time Inspectorate for a Skilled Person relative to NEN 3140.
Duration of the NEN 3140 VP course
The course can be completed in one day.
Contents of the NEN 3140 VP course
The course covers the following topics:
Electrical hazards and accidents
Preventing short circuits
Electrical engineering and legislation
Legislation and history
Work health legislation
Safe working processes by skilled personnel, procedures, and PPE
Working and maintenance procedures
Working on equipment while shut off (no voltage)
Permission to start work
Working close to live parts
Working with a work permit and operating instruction
Work permits and work on low-voltage installs
Operating/switching instruction document, plan or annex
Replacing a broken wall outlet
Working on a distribution unit
NEN 3140 VP certificate
To keep your knowledge and skills at the right level, we advice that you do a refresher course at least one time every five years. Line-up your Outcome re-training with your NEN 3140 designation policy. More information can be found in our free e-book ‘NEN 3140 implementatie’ (in Dutch).
NEN 3140 VP online
Would you would like to take the course online? You can! You can register on the page NEN 3140 VP course online (in Dutch) by clicking the button ‘Direct inschrijven’ (Register now).