ALL ELECTRICAL/INDUSTRY COURSES


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

What to Bring

Photo ID (eg Drivers licence)

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

Entry Requirement

Current Electrical Licence

ELECTRICAL SAFETY – SAFE WORK CODE OF PRACTICE + ARC FLASH

Unit

Electrical Safety – Safe Work Code of Practice + Arc Flash

Duration – Cost

4 hours – $165

Overview

This course is designed to keep employees up to date with the latest legislative changes relating to Safety in the electrical industry and refreshing good safety practices. Classroom training refers directly to Safe Work Australia’s “Managing Electrical Risks in the Workplace – Code of Practice” and includes the following topics:

Who is it for? 

This course is ideal for electrical contractors that want to ensure all staff are refreshed on electrical safety rules and practices. Suitable candidates can be either electricians retraining annually or electricians that haven’t attended training for several years and aren’t up to date with the latest industry requirements.

Learning Outcomes

  • Appropriate PPE (including arc flash rated PPE requirements)
  • Isolation and tagging
  • The risk management process
  • Unsafe electrical equipment and electrical installations at the workplace
  • Inspecting and testing electrical equipment
  • Inspecting and testing electrical equipment
  • Residual current devices (RCDs)
  • Managing the risks of electrical work
  • Risk controls – Working de-energised
  • Low voltage isolation and access
  • Risk controls – Energised electrical work
  • Risk controls – Working near energised electrical parts
  • Inspecting tools and equipment
  • Inspection and testing
  • Ladders, scaffolds and similar equipment
  • Insulating barriers and insulating mats
  • Test instruments
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)

Award

Non accredited – Certificate of Completion

ISOLATE – LOCK OUT – TAG OUT

Unit

Isolate, Lock Out-Tag Out

Duration – Cost

4 hours – $165

Overview

This course is a mixture of theory and practical associated with the lock out and tag out procedures.

Who is it for?

This course is ideal for electrical contractors that want to ensure all staff are refreshed on electrical safety rules and practices. Suitable candidates can be either electricians retraining annually or electricians that haven’t attended training for several years and aren’t up to date with the latest industry requirements.

Learning Outcomes

  • Review legislative requirements for working and testing on non-energised and live work, including: Acts, Legislation, Codes of Practice, Standards and the NSW Service & Installation Rules.
  • Discuss safe use of Multimeters & Test Instruments;
  • Examine Fault Levels on a 415V Distribution System and review safety precautions
    and PPE requirements for working on or near this equipment;
  • Introduces the Test Before You Touch Procedure and flowchart
  • Isolation Verification principles are introduced.
  • Common isolation verification hazards are highlighted and discussed.
  • Safe work practices around Isolation Verification on AC circuits are assessed for competence.
  • Lock Out, Tag Out procedures revisited,
  • Review recent Electrical Verification & Arc, Blast, Flash Incidents;

Award

Non-accredited – Certificate of Completion

INSTALLATION TESTING FOR COMPLIANCE

Unit

Installation Testing for Compliance

Duration – Cost

1 day – $275

Overview

This course is a mixture of theory and practical associated with the testing of a domestic and light commercial installation. The course replicates the type of testing conducted by Installation Inspectors.

Who is it for? 

This course is suitable for existing electricians that want to refresh their testing skills and knowledge. If it’s been a long time since you were informed of the latest testing requirements this course is a great way to brush up your skills.

Learning Outcomes

  • Show awareness of the relevant legislation (Act/Regulation/Code of Practice) involved with working on electrical installations.
  • Understand the safety requirements for working on electrical installations.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and testing of MEN systems.
  • Understand switchboard installation and wiring needs as per AS/NZS 3000 and the NSW Service and Installation Rules.
  • Test an installation as per AS/NZS 3017:2007
  • Rectify faults on common domestic circuit arrangements.
  • Understand fault loop impedance issues with a typical installation.
  • Use a Fault Loop Impedance Tester to test Domestic Installation circuits.

Award

Non-accredited – Certificate of Completion

WORKING SAFE WITH ASBESTOS IN THE ELECTRICAL INDUSTRY

Unit

Working Safe with Asbestos in the Electrical Industry

Duration – Cost

4 hours – $165

Overview

Designed for electrical workers on the safe drilling and handling of asbestos materials, covering the essential theory knowledge as well as a practical component highlighting current Industry best practice. Students will be drilling holes, wearing the PPE and using a dust extraction system.

Who is it for?

This course is for individuals that maybe working around asbestos products for example; asbestos meter boards.

Learning Outcomes

  •  Identifying asbestos
  • The properties of
  • Safe handling and disposal of asbestos
  • Testing of products that may be ACM ( asbestos containing material )
  • Safely working with asbestos products
  • Applied risk management
  • Understanding our responsibilities and the code of practice
  • Practical workshop with all PPE supplied and using the latest equipment a hands on approach to working safely with ACM

Award

Non-accredited – Certificate of Completion

PERFORM RESCUE FROM A LIVE LOW VOLTAGE PANEL + CPR

Location

30 Day street North, Silverwater NSW 2128

Units

UETTDRRF06B – Perform rescue from a live LV panel
HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (release 5)

Duration – Cost

6 hours – $200

Overview

LV Rescue – This Competency Unit covers the performance of rescue procedures from live Low Voltage apparatus, not including overhead lines and underground cables in the work place. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from a live LV panel and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions.

CPR – This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines.

Who is it for?

This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Entry Requirement 

For LV Rescue – HLTAID001 Provide CPR

For CPR – Nil

Award

Accredited – Statement of Attainment

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