Extract from - National Grid
“Tender Manual – Level 1” Issue 5 May 2005”
SCHEDULE 1.6 – SAFETY, HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT
Page 19 Section 6
...Additionally, ALL Contractors' and
Subcontractors' staff must be accredited to the Energy and Utility
Skills (E.U.S.) Basic Electrical Safety Competence Database after
December 31st 2006...
assessment can be provided at a number of accredited centres,
information is available on the E.U.S. website.
All costs associated
with the training shall be the responsibility of the Contractor.
Any costs associated
with obtaining 3rd Party Safety Rules training (eg Distribution Network
Operator[DNO], power station etc) shall be the responsibility of the
Contractor will need to ensure the validity of all site personnel
(direct or subcontract) Employer authorisations prior to site
Contact National Grid’s Paul Gomersall, Business
Partner, Safety, Health, Environment & Security at
Paul.Gomersall@uk.ngrid.com for further clarification if required.