Courses

High Voltage Switching Training (Stage 1)

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High Voltage Switching Training (Stage 2)

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Includes:

  • UEPOPS349B Operate Local HV Switchgear
  • UEPOPS456A Perform switching to a switching program

Nominal Duration: Approximately 8 hours online theory training and assessment followed by one day of practical high voltage switching activities and final theory and practical assessments.

Course Content:

  • Statutory compliance
  • Basic high voltage switching principles
  • Site-specific high voltage switching procedures
  • Operation of outdoor and indoor high voltage switchgear
  • Operation of high voltage test equipment
  • Application of installed and portable earthing devices.

Course Outline:

High Voltage Switching Stage 1 covers the basic skills required for operating primary high voltage switchgear and performing switching to a switching program.

High Voltage Switching
 

 

 

Includes:

  • UEPOPS428B Develop High Voltage Switching Programs
  • UEPOPS424B Coordinate Local HV Networks

Nominal Duration: Up to two days

Course Content:

  • Developing switching programs where multiple sources of HV supply may be present.
  • Developing switching programs where access to perform work simultaneously at various locations on the network is required to be managed.
  • Training for coordinating resources and activities when managing complex high voltage switching programs on a local high voltage network.

 


 

EEHA - Installation and Maintenance 

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EEHA Overhaul & Repair Training Stage 1 

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Nominal Duration: Approximately 20 hours of online theory and assessment followed by two days (approximately 20 hours) “face to face” with a trainer-assessor in a classroom and simulated workplace environment.

Course Content:

  • Statutory Compliance.
  • Explosion protection principles.
  • Explosive atmospheres - Electrical installations design, selection and erection.
  • Explosive atmospheres - Electrical installations inspections and maintenance.

Course Outline:

This course provides the basic knowledge and skills required to safely install, maintain, test and inspect explosion-protected electrical equipment. Our instructors will over all aspects of reporting, repairing, maintaining and testing equipment in hazardous areas. Competencies include:

  • UEENEEM080A Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area
  • UEENEEM019A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - coal mining
  • UEENEEM020A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - gas atmospheres
  • UEENEEM021A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - dust atmospheres
  • UEENEEM022A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - pressurisation
  • UEENEEM023A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems-coal mining
  • UEENEEM024A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems-gas atmospheres
  • UEENEEM025A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems-dust atmospheres
  • UEENEEM026A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems-dust atmospheres
  • UEENEEM027A Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - coal mining
  • UEENEEM028A Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - gas atmospheres
  • UEENEEM029A Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - dust atmospheres
  • UEENEEM030A Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - pressurisation
  • UEENEEM038A Conduct testing of hazardous area installations-coal mining
  • UEENEEM039A Conduct testing of hazardous area installations-gas atmospheres
  • UEENEEM040A Conduct testing of hazardous area installations-dust atmospheres
  • UEENEEM041A Conduct testing of hazardous area installations-pressurisation
  • UEENEEM042A Conduct visual inspection of hazardous area installations
  • UEENEEM043A Conduct detailed inspections of hazardous area installations-coal mining
  • UEENEEM044A Conduct detailed inspections of hazardous area installations-gas atmospheres
  • UEENEEM045A Conduct detailed inspections of hazardous area installations-dust atmospheres
  • UEENEEM046A Conduct detailed inspections of hazardous area installations- pressurisation
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Nominal Duration: Approximately 20 hours of online theory and assessment followed by two days (approximately 20 hours) “face to face” with a trainer-assessor in a classroom and simulated workplace environment.

Competencies achieved Include:

  • UEENEEM060A Carry out overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment - coal mining
  • UEENEEM061A Carry out overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment - flameproof enclosures
  • UEENEEM062A Carry out overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment - gas atmospheres
  • UEENEEM063A Carry out overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment - dust atmospheres

Course Outline:

EEHA Overhaul and Repair Training Stage 1 establishes the competencies required for EEHA overhaul and repair workshop tradespersons who prepare, carry out and document overhaul/repair work.

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EEHA Overhaul & Repair Training Stage 2 

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Low voltage rescue and CPR. 

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Competencies achieved Include:

  • UEENEEM031A Overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment - coal mining
  • UEENEEM032A Overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment - flameproof enclosures
  • UEENEEM033A Overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment - gas atmospheres
  • UEENEEM034A Overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment - dust atmospheres

Nominal Duration: Two days (approximately 20 hours) “face to face” with a trainer-assessor in a classroom and simulated workplace environment.

Course Outline:

EEHA Overhaul and Repair Training Stage 2 covers the basics required for the preparation of equipment overhaul/repair including establishing the level of overhaul required, arranging the work, verification of equipment certificate compliance and correct documentation of work conducted.

 

 

Competencies achieved include:

  • UETTDRRF06B - Perform rescue from a live LV panel
  • HLTAID001 - Perform CPR

Nominal Duration: Approximately five hours online training and assessment followed by approximately three hours “face to face” with a trainer-assessor in a classroom and simulated workplace environment.

Course Outline:

Online component of the course covers all aspects of performing a rescue from a live panel and performing Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation. The “face to face” component of the course includes instruction in the rescue of a person (lightweight dummy) from a simulated “live” switchboard and CPR using a mannequin and a defibrillator.

 

 

 

Trailing cable handling safety - surface mining applications. Related image

 

Trailing cable repair and testing 

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Competencies achieved include:

  • RII PEO214D Lay and recover cables and hoses.

Nominal Duration: Approximately six hours theory training and assessment in a classroom type environment followed by assessment of individual trainee’s competence in the operation of site cable handling machinery and equipment.  

Pre-requisites:

Site authorisation to operate site trailing cable handling machinery and equipment.  

Course Outline:

This course covers all aspects of safely laying and recovering trailing cables at a surface coal mine.

 

 

 

Competencies achieved include:

  • UEENEEM070A - Repair reeling, trailing and flexible cables.
  • UEENEEM071A - Repair reeling, trailing and flexible cables
  • UEENEEM072A - Inspect and fit plugs/couplers for reeling, trailing and flexible cables.
  • UEENEEM073A - Verify compliance of repaired reeling, trailing and flexible cables.

Nominal Duration: Approximately three days of theory training and assessment in a classroom type environment followed by assessment of individual trainee’s competence in the repair and testing of various types of trailing cables. These assessments are usually conducted on site at a trailing cable repair facility as access and use of repair and testing equipment is required.

Course Outline:

This course covers all aspects of the repair and resting of reeling, trailing and flexible cables. These competencies are required by personnel who carry out repair and testing of these cables.

 

Provide support to an electrical tradesperson 

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Arcflash Awareness (Includes Causes, Effects and Controls) 

Non-Accredited Training

Competencies achieved include:

  • RIISAM214D - Provide support to electrical tradesperson
  • UETTDRRF06B - Perform rescue from a live LV panel
  • HLTAID001 - Perform CPR

Nominal Duration: Approximately ten hours online training and assessment followed by one day (approximately ten hours “face to face” with a trainer-assessor in a classroom and simulated workplace environment.

Course Outline:

Online component of the course covers all aspects of performing a rescue from a live panel and performing Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation. It also includes components of general electrical safety and arcflash hazard awareness. The “face to face” component of the course includes instruction in the duties of a safety observer (electrical), instruction in the rescue of a person (lightweight dummy) from a simulated “live” switchboard and CPR using a mannequin and a defibrillator.

 

 

 

Nominal Duration: Approximately five hours online training and assessment.

Course Content:

  • Arcflash hazards
  • Common causes of arcflash incidents
  • Methods for determining levels of arcflash energy
  • Arcflash categories including arcflash boundary distances
  • Type-tested fault-rated switchgear enclosures
  • Non type-tested switchgear enclosures
  • Methods used to control/minimise the risk of an arcflash occurrence
  • Arcflash warning labelling and interpretation
  • Arcflash rated PPE

Course Outline:

Covers ways of minimising risk associated with arcflashes. The course includes video demonstrations of the dangers of arcflashes in both a simulated and actual electrical installation environment.

 

 

Hazardous area awareness for non-electrical personnel

Non-Accredited Training

   

(Hazardous areas are those where there is or may be a risk of igniting or causing explosion of a flammable gas or combustible dust air mixture)

Nominal Duration: Approximately 5 hours of online theory and assessment.

  • Explosion protection principles.
  • Practical methods of avoiding the risk of igniting a hazardous gas or dust air mixture in the workplace

Course Outline:

This course provides the basic knowledge and skills required to avoid igniting a flammable gas air mixture or a combustible dust air mixture while working in or near hazardous areas.