Pilot cable systems for technicians

Practical knowledge, skills and understanding of Western Power’s pilot cable network.

Note - before attending this course, you must have attended PTS709 Pilot cable systems general which covers the theory of Western Power’s pilot cable network.

Course duration

1 day

Suitable for

Protections, Communications and SCADA technicians

Course includes

The skills and knowledge to combine the understanding of pilot cable systems with the practical skills and knowledge required to work on Western Power’s pilot cable network.

Prerequisites

  1. PTS 709 – Pilot cable systems – general
  2. NAC – Network Authority Card
  3. NA2 – Substation entry level 2 authorisation
  4. Hold at least one of the following:
    • Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Distribution Overhead
    • Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Distribution Cable Jointing
    • WA Electrical Worker’s Licence.
  5. At least one of the following authorisations:
    • NA3T RIC – Recipient in Charge – Transmission
    • NA4T TIC – Tester in Charge (if attending the Pilot cable systems for technicians course)
    • NA4T CSR – Tester in Charge Comms and SCADA restricted

What to wear

PPE Required – LEVEL 1
For more information about Western Power PPE requirements view the Western Power PPE Procedure

What to bring

Each student must bring their own equipment and PPE – refer to the Additional Information section below for a list of requirements for this course (PTS710).

Assessments

Practical assessment

Certification

Certificate of Attendance

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

Related Courses

Additional information