DEHNacademy UK

DEHNacademy UK

Dehn UK offers full CIBSE & IFSM CPD approved training and seminars on a variety of related, lightning protection, surge protection and earthing topics.

Our fully interactive academy space offers a chance to mix high quality classroom based technical training with hands on practical skills and experience, with the added benefit that all our presenters are industry recognised specialists. 

CPD Approved Courses:

  • BSEN 62305 1-4 Lightning Protection
  • BS7671 18th Edition Wiring Regulations & the requirement for SPD’s
  • Lightning as a Source of Ignition - COMAH, DSEAR, High Risk Buildings

DEHNcertified Courses:

  • Surge Protection Devices – Uses & Applications
  • Isolated Lightning Protection – How, Where & Why
  • Risk Assessment & Design of Lightning Protection – Building Better Basics
  • Cathodic Protection, AC & DC Mitigation – Protecting Pipelines & Structures

Online Resources:

Attendees to the DEHNacademy have the additional
benefit that they gain 12 months FoC access to our
online classroom which is full of additional information,
hints, tips, technical data and valuable aide memoires.

DEHNacademy UK – Enlightening Lightning!


Sean Passant MIET – Technical Manager
Sean started his career in lightning protection in 1987, many, many years later he has worked in just about every role & area possible within the lightning protection, surge protection & earthing industry. He has served as both president & vice-president of ATLAS as well as sitting on the BSI GEL/81 standards committee. He provides all the training & invigilation for the ATLAS accredited designer qualification as well as being a visiting instructor at the CITB National Construction College


Robin Earl – Market Development Manager
Robin has over twenty years experience in surge protection & LV distribution. He is currently serving on BS7671 JPEL64 subcommittee D for Surge Protection and Foundation Earthing. He has presented many CPD seminars on Surge Protection and Lightning protection to IET and CIBSE members.


Jon Barnes BEng – Technical Support & Planning Engineer
Jon started his career in lightning protection as an Estimator in 2017 after graduating with a degree of Bachelor of Engineering having followed an approved Honours programme in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. During his time as an estimator he obtained his ALTAS designer accredited (with distinction). He joined DEHN in 2019 and continued his development obtaining his CompEx training certificate.

All DEHNacademy courses are 1 day long. Start time is 9am finish time is 4.30pm. Refreshments and a buffet lunch is provided within the course fee. All candidates receive 12 months FoC access to the DEHNclassroom online resource centre.


Have you got any questions? Contact us.


Phone: 01484 859111

Fax: 01484 859222

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