Authorised Person Mechanical: Boiler and Pressure Systems


Authorised Person Mechanical is a 5 day course for engineers in charge of boiler and pressure systems. Learners will receive a detailed understanding of the legislations to successfully carry out their duties.


Benefits of Authorised Person Mechanical Training

  • Tailor the course to your company’s needs with our bespoke onsite training – we can come to you, anywhere in the UK!
  • Price match guarantee
  • Meets the legislation requirements to carry out your duties safely and effectively
  • Hydro-X have 35+ years of experience in the health and safety sector
  • Online version of this training course is also available, saving you time and money
  • Course developed by industry professionals and expert trainers, some with decades of experience
  • Assessments, certification and workbook all included in the price
  • Covers all essential learning areas to ensure you leave with an esteemed level of skills and knowledge
  • Receive tutor support even after you have gained your certificate

Who should attend?

Our mechanical course is aimed at experienced engineering staff, who have responsibility for implementing risk management systems and procedures, which should be in accordance with their organisation’s Safety Policy.

With our bespoke on-site training, we can tailor the course to your company’s needs. This ensures all your learning requirements are met, so your appointed authorised person can successfully complete their daily tasks.

Do I need any previous experience in boiler and pressure systems?

An authorised person will have the responsibility for control, operation and maintenance of installed mechanical plant. Delegates attending the course must have the relevant level of experience of pressure and boiler systems, mechanical principles and theory.

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Authorised Person Mechanical Course Information

  • Basic mechanical physics
  • Associated Health and Safety Statutory Regulations
  • Different types of boilers and pressure systems
  • Boilers and pressure system components, BG01, PM5 and PM60, including Steam Boilers
  • HSE’s Safe Management Of Industrial Steam and Hot Water Boilers (INDG436)
  • Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000
  • Safety Rules and Procedures
  • Operational Appointments, Roles and Duties of Authorised Person
  • Safety Operation and Maintenance procedures
  • Risk Assessment of boiler and pressure mechanical systems
  • Documentation Control
  • Audit and monitoring
  • Practical exercises
  • Classroom exercises
  • Computer aided exercises
  • Candidates are assessed throughout the authorised person mechanical and pressure systems course
  • Provide delegates with detailed information on boiler and pressure systems
  • Ensure delegates have a thorough understanding of the Safe System of Work and associated Permit to Work procedures
  • Leave with a certificate and the confidence to conduct their role as an authorised person

An isolation documentation exercise.

An Authorised Person Mechanical Certificate will be provided upon successful completion.

This will need refreshing every 3 years.

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Specialist Facilities at Our Training Centres

HX Training pride ourselves on innovatively and successfully delivering classroom courses to thousands of delegates at our nationwide venues. 

Our nationwide venues hold specialist, in-house facilities to aid your classroom experience. With our experience of 35 years in the sector, you can trust that we deliver tried and tested courses that infiltrate quality results outside of the training room.

Our classroom courses incorporate: trainer explanation, a presentation, group discussion, videos, practical classroom exercise and breakout sessions. At HX Training Centre’s, our courses are hosted in spacious training rooms with refreshments and the opportunity to network if you wish.

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Our  courses are designed to meet the needs of candidates at all levels of technical competence and experience, including business owners and directors, landlords, facilities managers, technicians, duty holders and those appointed as the responsible person.

HX Training provide a broad range of courses that suit your legal and compliance requirements. By using the best educational research and practices, we are able to deliver learning in a way that works best for you. Our experienced trainers give an accomplished level of knowledge to guarantee a strong success rate to ensure you and your team gain an accredited certification at the end of the training.

Just see what our customers we have supplied training for and what our delegates have to say about HX Training.

Longest running health, safety and compliance training provider to offer this unique training offer

As one of the leading health, safety and compliance training providers within the UK, HX Training have innovatively and successfully delivered this method of unique, online training to thousands of delegates.

Instead of using Zoom or Microsoft Teams, our live virtual classrooms involve a tried and tested method of non-practical training course delivery that represents the best alternative to classroom training. HX Training offers the only City and Guilds approved and accredited live virtual classroom courses within the UK. Additionally, our online training covers different levels of compliance, which are suitable for any type of business.

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LIVE Virtual Classroom

Live virtual classroom means the trainer offers a learner-centered approach, similarly to a classroom course, to ensure delegates’ educational needs are met. All of the online training provides a live trainer, ready to answer your questions throughout. In addition, the online training courses include: trainer explanation, a presentation, videos, questions and answer session, and finished with a multiple choice assessment.

As a user friendly, alternative approach to classroom training, delegates will finish our online training with refined skills that they can successfully apply to their place of work. Furthermore, virtual learning is both cost and time effective for both businesses and employees.

With our experience of 35 years in the sector, you can trust that we deliver courses of the best quality. Just see what our customers we have supplied training for and what our delegates have to say about HX Training.