Perform Field Switching for the Low Voltage Switching Operator


This course has been designed to provide the knowledge and skills required to perform the role and responsibilities of a switching operator on the low voltage network.

Training refresher: Every 3 years.

Training Mode Face to face
Duration 16 hours
COST (ex. GST) $1080 per person

Do you have a query or want to discuss the availability of this course? Please submit a Training availability enquiry form.


8 Locations

Oxley Oxley 19 Bannerman Street, Oxley QLD 4075
Raceview 21 Thornton Street, Raceview QLD 4305
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

All sessions for this course are fully booked. If you would like to enquire about future sessions, please complete a training availability enquiry form.

Skills Acquired

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

  • Outline the legislative and organisational requirements for providing a safe system of work when switching and accessing the low voltage electricity network
  • Outline the electrical safety requirements for performing live and de-energised work on the low voltage network
  • Read and interpret low voltage schematic diagrams
  • Write a Low Voltage Switching Sheet to provide de-energised access to low voltage network in planned and emergency situations
  • Place low voltage bonder/s with sufficient coverage of the work area for safe access
  • Issue Low Voltage Permits in accordance with low voltage outage procedures