AMI Customer Communication training

This course provides training to enable meter installers and operational front-line staff to effectively and confidently communicate with, and respond to customer concerns, during installation of advanced meters across SWIN.

Course duration

2 hours

Suitable for

  • Western Power meter installers
  • External contractors
  • Operational front-line staff interacting with customers in relation to advanced meters.

Course includes

At the end of this training, participants should be able to:

  • explain what an advanced meter does
  • explain consumer benefits of an advanced meter
  • anticipate questions about AMI meters and provide accurate, concise and relevant information on choice, health, safety, privacy, security and cost
  • explain the installation process to customers, and provide information on available feedback mechanisms
  • understand escalation protocols in the event a customer expresses objection to installation or asks a question the installer/staff member cannot answer
  • understand what additional information and support is available


There are no prerequisites for this course

What to wear

PPE Level 0 including:

  • long-sleeved shirt and long trousers
  • enclosed, flat footwear (must provide full protection of foot, ie not sneaker or canvas shoes)

For more information about Western Power PPE requirements view the Western Power PPE Procedure


Practical assessment

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