ASP & WORKING NEAR POWERLINES COURSES


You will need a Level 2 ASP (Accredited Service Provider) to perform work closer to customer premises such as:

  • Disconnecting premises from the network (class 2A)
  • Installing or repairing an underground service line to connect premises to the electricity network (class 2B)
  • Installing or repairing an overhead service line to connect premises to the electricity network (class 2C)

The decision to apply to become, or renew, Level 2 accreditation is for each individual ASP or potential ASP to make.

Location

30 Day street North, Silverwater NSW 2128

Method of Delivery

Classroom theory and practical skills workshop

Payments

Prices are all quoted in Australian dollars. All courses on this page are GST exempt and payable by EFT or credit card upon registration

Award

Accredited – Statement of Attainment

What to Bring

Photo ID (eg Drivers licence)

Electricians licence

Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment which consists of a long sleeved drill cotton shirt, drill cotton trousers and safety shoes/boots.

LEVEL 2 ASP

Statutory Training

 

UNIT
UETTDRRF06B – Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel (Release 2)
HLTAID001 – Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
UETTDRRF10B – Provide First Aid in an ESI environment (Release 2)
HOW LONG? 1 day
COST $300
OVERVIEW
WHO IS IT FOR? Everyone training to be an ASP
ENTRY REQUIREMENT

AND

Core Units

UNIT
UEENEEK142A – Apply environmentally and sustainable energy procedures in the energy sector (Release 1)
UETTDREL16A – Working near live electrical apparatus (Release 1)
UETTDRRF11A – Testing of connections to LV electrical networks (Release 1)
UETTDRIS67A – Solve problems in energy supply network equipment (Release 1)
HOW LONG? 3 Days
COST $1,300
OVERVIEW 
UEENEEK142A – This unit requires the worker to undertake methods of work practice that minimises energy and material usage and to seek energy reduction strategies in the energy sector workplace.
UETTDREL16A – This Unit covers compliance with working safely up to the defined “safe approach distance” near energised electrical apparatus (inc. electrical powerlines) for electrical worker. It includes work functions that may be performed, such as vegetation control, scaffolding, rigging, painting.
UETTDRRF11A – This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of testing of connections to low voltage electricity networks according to the relevant AS 4741. It specifies the mandatory requirements for testing when connecting and/or reconnecting a customer’s installation to an electricity supply network
UETTDRIS67A – This unit covers determining correct operation of energy supply network electrical equipment and providing solutions as they apply to energy supply network electrical equipment.
WHO IS IT FOR? Everyone training to be an ASP
ENTRY REQUIREMENT Certificate 3 in Electrotechnology Electrician (or equivalent) OR Certificate 3 in ESI – Power Systems, Distribution Cable Jointing

AND/OR

Class 2B Underground – ASP

UNIT UETTDRIS55A – Install and maintain LV underground services (Release 1)
HOW LONG? 3 days
COST $900
OVERVIEW This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation, maintenance and connection of low voltage underground service lines and associated equipment (between the connection point and the point of supply – customers’ premises). Maintenance includes the repair and replacement of service cables, service fuses and the replacement and repair of service hardware, the identification and rectification of faults. It also covers insulation, voltage, polarity testing and phase rotation.
WHO IS IT FOR?
ENTRY REQUIREMENT Core Units listed above

AND/OR

Class 2C Overhead – ASP

UNITS
UETTDRIS56A – Install and maintain LV overhead services (Release 1)
UETTDRRF02B – Perform Pole Pop rescue (Release 2) FREE with any Class 2C full course enrolment
HOW LONG 4 days
COST $1200
OVERVIEW This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation, maintenance and connection of low voltage overhead service lines and associated equipment (between the connection point and the point of supply – customers’ premises). Maintenance includes the repair and replacement of service cables, service fuses and the replacement and repair of service hardware, the identification and rectification of faults. It also covers insulation, voltage, polarity testing and phase rotation
WHO IS IT FOR?
ENTRY REQUIREMENT Core Units AND Statutory training listed above

WORKING NEAR POWERLINES

UNIT UETTDREL14A – Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker (Release 1)
HOW LONG? 0.5 day
COST $175
OVERVIEW This Unit covers compliance with working safely up to the defined “safe approach distance” near energised electrical apparatus (inc. electrical powerlines) for non-electrical workers. It includes work functions that may be performed, such as vegetation control, scaffolding, rigging, painting near live electrical apparatus by a non-electrical worker.
WHO IS IT FOR? This training is for personnel working around the electricity network. Examples include but are not limited to Tree trimmers, NBN cablers, Cable layers, Crane drivers etc.
ENTRY REQUIREMENT Nil

AND

UETTDRRF06B – Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel (Release 2)
HLTAID001 – Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
UETTDRRF10B – Provide First Aid in an ESI environment (Release 2)
HOW LONG? 1 day
COST $300 AUD (GST Exempt)

FOR OVERHEAD WORKERS

UNIT UETTDRRF02B – Perform Pole Pop rescue (Release 2)
HOW LONG? 0.5 days
COST $150

AND/OR

UNITS
UETTDRRF03B – Perform EWP Rescue (Release 2)
UETTDRRF08B – Perform EWP Controlled Descent Escape (Release 1)
HOW LONG? 0.5 Days
COST $175

ANNUAL ASP REFRESHER TRAINING

Day 1

UETTDRRF06B – Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel (Release 2)
HLTAID001 – Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
UETTDRRF10B – Provide First Aid in an ESI environment (Release 2)
UETTDRRF02B – Perform Pole Pop rescue (Release 2)
HOW LONG? 1 day
COST $300

AND/OR

UETTDRRF03B – Perform EWP Rescue (Release 2)
UETTDRRF08B – Perform EWP Controlled Descent Escape (Release 1)

Day 2

WHAT? UETTDRRF11A – Testing of connections to LV electrical networks (Release 1)
HOW LONG? 0.5 day
COST $150

AND/OR

WHAT? Endeavour Electrical Safety Rules Refresher (afternoon of Day 2)
HOW LONG? 0.5 day
COST $150

HELPFUL CONTACTS AND INFORMATION

Department of Industry – ASP Rules

Departments website with more information is available HERE
For more information on the ASP requirements click on the link for a printable version of the Department of Industry ASP-Application-Form-and-Scheme-Rules
Phone (02) 9842 8636
Email asp.scheme@industry.nsw.gov.au

Endeavour Training/Authorisation

CLICK HERE for Endeavour Energys Level 2 ASP Contestable Work Guidelines

AUTHORISATIONS
Phone 9853 6946
Email authorisations@endeavourenergy.com.au

TRAINING
Location Joadja Road, Hoxton Park (next to Liverpool Catholic Club)
Course Endeavour Energy Safety Rules
Email technical.training@endeavourenergy.com.au

Ausgrid Training/Authorisation

CLICK HERE  for Ausgrids Network Standard on ASPs (ES4)

AUTHORISATIONS
Email asplevel2@ausgrid.com.au

TRAINING
Locations
Sydney – 48 Holker Street, Silverwater
Newcastle – 78 Abbott Street, Wallsend
Email  training@ausgrid.com.au

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