Perform rescue from switchyard structures at heights

This one day training course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to perform rescue procedures from switchyard structures at heights in the workplace. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from switchyard structures and how they apply in the context of transmission or distribution work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

Who should attend

This course is suitable for people who are required to perform rescue from switchyard structures at heights.

Prerequisites

  • HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Note: All prerequisites need to be current.

Learning outcomes

As a result of attending this course participants should be able to:

  • Prepare to perform rescue from switchyard structures at heights
  • Carry out rescue from switchyard structures at heights
  • Complete rescue procedures from switchyard structures at heights

PPC and PPE requirements

Some of the practical training for this course will take place in an operational area. You are required to have/provide Western Power approved PPC and PPE requirements for the practical work. Refer to the Western Power PPE Procedure Sections 3.1 & 3.2, for these requirements.

Note: Power Training Services does not provide PPE, PPC and tools for training courses.

Assessments

Assessments are included in this course. Participants will not be considered to have completed this course until all assessments have been completed to a satisfactory level. When deemed competent a statement of attainment will be awarded.

Note: This course is delivered by a third party training provider.

If there are no classes currently availble, please contact PTS to request a booking.

Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Perform rescue from switchyard structures at heights (UETTDRRF05B)