Work safely near live electrical apparatus

This course is for non-electrical personnel who are working near live electrical apparatus.

Course Outline

This Competency Standard Unit covers compliance with working safely up to the defined “safe approach distance” near energised electrical apparatus (inc. electrical powerlines) for non-electrical workers. The “working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker” training course in includes elements of work functions that may be performed, such as vegetation control, scaffolding, rigging, painting, and/or any other activity that requires working safely and complying with requirements and/or established procedures near live electrical apparatus by a non-electrical worker. Also included in this course is the preparation of risk assessment control measures that encompass job safety assessment. The working near live electrical apparatus training course

Course Content

  • 1
    Statutory Compliance
  • 2
    Basic electrical principles
  • 3
    Transmission, distribution and rail power systems
  • 4
    Standards and guidelines
  • 5
    Duties of a safety observer
  • 6
    Safe work zones and approach limits

Mode of Delivery

This course is conducted over 1 day face to face including theory in a classroom environment as well as practical elements on onsite equipment.

Refresher Training

Industry recommendation of 3 yearly refresher courses.

Upcoming Training Courses

Name Date Time Location Spaces Cost Enrol Myself Enrol Others
PTS - Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker 19 March 2024 07:30 am - 04:30 pm PTS Mackay 0 $610.00
RCOE - Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker 8 April 2024 07:30 am - 04:30 pm Resource Centre of Excellence 0 $610.00
RCOE - Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker 9 April 2024 07:30 am - 04:30 pm Resource Centre of Excellence 0 $610.00
Nationally Recognised Training

Plumpton Training Services is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). This status enables us to offer nationally recognised training and issue formal qualifications.