T0838

EQL Working Safely On or Near Electrical Network Infrastructure

Summary

Provides the knowledge and skills required for anyone that requires authorisation to access a high voltage enclosure.

The following courses have been superseded by T0838:

  • 4431 Safe Entry to High Voltage Enclosures
  • M204 Substation Awareness

Training refresher: Not required for this course.

Training Mode Face to face
Duration 8 hours
COST (ex. GST) $540 per person

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Prerequisites

This course has no prerequisites.

7 Locations

Rocklea Rocklea Depot 103 Marshall Road, Rocklea QLD 4106
Toowoomba Building 3, Cnr South and Hampton Streets, Toowoomba QLD 4350
Maryborough 52-62 Searle Street, Maryborough QLD 4650
Rockhampton Building 8, 63 Glenmore Road, North Rockhampton QLD 4700
Mackay 23 Cemetery Road, West Mackay QLD 4740
Townsville 4-28 Hartley Street, Garbutt QLD 4814
Cairns 107-125 McLeod Street, Cairns QLD 4870

Upcoming Course Sessions

Tue 2nd Mar 2021 -
Wed 3rd Mar 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots available
person
Cost (ex. GST) $540.00
Tue 16th Mar 2021 -
Wed 17th Mar 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots available
person
Cost (ex. GST) $540.00
Tue 6th Apr 2021 -
Wed 7th Apr 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots available
person
Cost (ex. GST) $540.00
Tue 4th May 2021 -
Wed 5th May 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots available
person
Cost (ex. GST) $540.00
Tue 1st Jun 2021 -
Wed 2nd Jun 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots available
person
Cost (ex. GST) $540.00
Date & Time Locations Availability No. of People COST (ex. GST)
Tue 2nd Mar 2021 -
Wed 3rd Mar 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots
$540.00
Tue 16th Mar 2021 -
Wed 17th Mar 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots
$540.00
Tue 6th Apr 2021 -
Wed 7th Apr 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots
$540.00
Tue 4th May 2021 -
Wed 5th May 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots
$540.00
Tue 1st Jun 2021 -
Wed 2nd Jun 2021
7:30am - 4:00pm
Rocklea
8 spots
$540.00

Skills Acquired

On successful completion of this module including all prerequisites and assessments you should have these skills:

  • Apply electrical safety and technical knowledge relevant to the type of work and the operation of plant or vehicles near overhead and underground electric lines.
  • Interpret the application and intent of the Electrical Safety Code of Practice – Working Near Overhead and Underground Electric Lines.
  • Describe the difference between Authorised Persons and Untrained Persons as outlined in the Electrical Safety Code of Practice - Working Near Overhead and Underground Electric Lines.
  • Explain basic electrical concepts and the effect of electricity on the human body.
  • Identify hazards that may be present and the control measures to be implemented to manage the risks associated with work carried out on or near overhead and underground electric lines, and within high voltage enclosures.
  • Identify electricity network infrastructure assets, substation components and voltages.
  • Identify exclusion zones applicable to people, vehicles and operating plant for various electric line voltages, types of conductors and cables, high voltage enclosures, environmental conditions, and training and authorisations of people on the electricity network.
  • State the emergency planning, response and reporting procedures required in the event of an electrical incident or accident.
  • Demonstrate the process for detecting abnormal electrical interference in a high voltage enclosure using a tuned AM radio.
  • Demonstrate the process for safe entry to and exit from a high voltage enclosure.