H.V. Test Academy (Pty) Ltd offers a wide range of substation electrical testing courses. We specialize particularly in Medium and High Voltage training. Our focus is to ensure safety in the field is always a top priority and our course material addresses this. We endeavour through training to decrease the number of accidents which have been reported to occur in field work. This is the reason why H.V. Test Academy (Pty) Ltd has extended its scope to offer Health and Safety Courses as well.

Specialised courses and workshops are offered on request. Our Training personnel will be happy to assist with your requirements.

H.V. Test Academy (Pty) Ltd is registered as an EWSETA service provider and have SAIEE accreditation.


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Our accreditation with SAIEE include ORHVS and Cable Fault Location.


Please see the schedule for course dates, and should you require further information please contact H.V. Test Academy (Pty) Ltd.




H.V. Test Academy (Pty) Ltd is a subsidiary of H.V. Test (Pty) Ltd which was founded as a company in 1985 by Ron Goodwin and Rod Campbell, both Ron and Rod have many years of extensive experience in High Voltage Electrical Testing and Diagnostic environments.


In the early eighties Ron presented H.V. Test (Pty) Ltd’s first Cable Fault course to the Utilities, these courses set precedence and the need for a specialized course for Cable Fault Locating. Today H.V. Test (Pty) Ltd still offers the most up to date and technical course available. Ron and Rod are still very active in our Training Department assisting with updating course materials, and presenting to the trainees.


Over the years H.V. Test (Pty) Ltd has expanded its Training Department which is now known as H.V. Test Academy (Pty) Ltd. H.V. Test Academy (Pty) Ltd offers different ORHVS (Operating Regulations for High Voltage Systems), namely: Authorised Person, Responsible Person and Limited Access. We offer a range of cable courses and these include Cable Jointing and Termination, Cable Fault Location, Cable Diagnostics, Cable Testing, Cable Tracing and Cable ID & Spike. Basic and substation testing courses include Basic Electricity, Basic Protection, Circuit Breaker Testing, Motor Testing and Transformer Testing. We also offer specialised product training for all test equipment that is sold by H.V. Test (Pty) Ltd. Our courses are facilitated by specialists in the industry who are still actively testing, commissioning and auditing onsite. Our Cable Fault, Jointing and ORHVS facilitators have been in the industry since 1981 and offers a hands on approach with the candidates.




To be a credible and well respected biggest training center in Africa. To extend our scope beyond short courses.




H.V. Test Academy (Pty) Ltd provides high quality training. To always look at the training needs according to each customer and customize the training courses to suit these needs while complying with the statutory bodies. To continually improve the course material with changing technologies.




EW SETA Certification ISO 9001 2015 ISO 45001 2018 SAIEE Certification SAIEE Certification SAIEE Certification




Specialists in High Voltage Testing & Diagnostics


H.V. Regulations (ORHVS) 5 day Course, H.V. Regulations (ORHVS) 3 day Course

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