Pilot cable systems - general

Identification and basic understanding of pilot cable systems as they are used and applied within Western Power.

Course duration

1 day

Suitable for

Protections, Communications, SCADA technicians and engineering staff

Course includes

  • an understanding of what pilot cables are and where they are used
  • defining of who manages and operationally controls the pilot network
  • explanation of why pilot cables are dangerous and the identification of safety measures employed to minimise the risks while working on pilots
  • the requirements when accessing cables and associated circuits
  • the fundamental testing requirements and the documentation relating to pilots.



What to wear

PTS dress standards (long sleeve top, long pants & enclosed shoes).


Written assessment


Certificate of Attendance

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

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