Maintain energised HV distribution overhead electrical apparatus (glove) - verification of competency

A Verification of Competency (VoC) assessment for the skills to maintain high voltage electrical apparatus using live line glove and barrier method as per the Western Power High Voltage Live Work Manual and procedures.

Course duration

2 days

Suitable for

Western Power employees or contractors who have successfully completed the _ Maintain energised HV distribution overhead electrical apparatus (glove)_ course and wish to retain their authorisation to maintain high voltage electrical apparatus using live line glove and barrier method.

Note: This VoC assessment must be completed no later than 12 months after the completion of the _ Maintain energised HV distribution overhead electrical apparatus (glove)_ course. Failure to successfully complete the HV Line work VOC will require the worker to undergo refresher training.

Course includes

Verification of competency in in Maintain energised HV distribution overhead electrical apparatus (glove)

Prerequisites

  • Network Authority Card (NAC)
  • UETTDRDP14A Maintain energised HV distribution overhead electrical apparatus (glove) (or equivalent unit) or have completed the training course
  • UETTDRRF08B Perform EWP controlled descent escape or equivalent unit * UETTDRRF02B Perform pole top rescue or equivalent unit
  • TLILIC2005 Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more) or equivalent unit
Note: All prerequisites must be current.

What to wear

  • PPE Level 1
  • combination pole/EWP harness
  • general work gloves
  • safety glasses (minimum medium impact)
  • safety helmet
  • hand tools

See the Western Power PPE Procedure for more information about the requirements

Equipment requirements

Dependent on the location of the course delivery, you may be required to provide relevant equipment such as an elevated work platform.
This will be determined by PTS during the enrolment process.

Assessments

Written and practical assessment

Certification

Certificate of Attendance

Associated Authorisations

XHLGB HV Live Line Glove & Barrier
For information on how to apply for an Authorisation, contact the Authorisations Team

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

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