Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker

This three day training course provides the knowledge and skills for non-electrical workers to work safely near live electrical apparatus (i.e. up to the defined safe approach distance). It includes the preparation of risk assessment control measures that encompass a job safety assessment.

Who should attend

This course is suitable for non-electrical workers who are required to work near live electrical apparatus.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this unit, however it is recommended that participants have a current first aid qualification.

Note: all prerequsites need to be current.

Learning outcomes

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

  • prepare to work safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker
  • carry out the work safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker
  • complete the work safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker

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:

  • high visibility flame retardant (cal rating ≥ 7 cal/cm2) clothing long-sleeved shirt (buttoned to the wrist) and long trousers (or overalls buttoned to the wrist)
  • safety footwear
  • eye protection relevant to the risk
  • gloves relevant to the risk
  • head protection relevant to the risk

*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 for UETTDREL14A Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non- electrical worker will be awarded.

Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker (UETTDREL14A)

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