This course is designed for participants who are required to operate or observe the operation of cranes, plant and hand held tools in the vicinity of live overhead power lines and associated electrical apparatus in accordance with the WorkCover Code of Practice “Work Near Overhead Power Lines”. The electrical spotter training needs to be refreshed annually.
Course duration: 1/2 day (8am – 2pm)
At the completion of this unit of competency, you should be able to demonstrate:
Identify statutory acts and regulations and hazards associated with working or operating vehicles/plant, equipment and hand held tools near overhead power lines.
Identify various hardware and voltages in the ESI environment.
Identify relevant clearances for various voltages found in the ESI environment.
Identify correct selection and understanding of clearance tables relevant to the task being performed.
Identify correct emergency procedures associated with working or operating vehicles/plant, equipment and hand held tools near overhead power lines.
Knowledge of low voltage rescue, defibrillation and CPR.
Assessment is a combination of written questions/answers and practical demonstrations.
Participants will be issued with a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment for UETDREL006 – Working Safely in the Vicinity of Live Electrical Apparatus as a Non-Electrical Worker.
If you require an electrical spotter license or need to take part in our refresher course, please do not hesitate to contact the staff at Train Me.
Call (02) 9733 3600, email email@example.com or send us a message through our contact page and we can discuss enrolling you in one of our courses.
Link to the Electrical Spotter Refresher Course Flyer.
By law all participants must be over the age of 18 and provide valid photo ID, otherwise they cannot partake in this course. However, you can contact us for more information.
Please wear enclosed shoes and appropriate clothing including long pants.
High-Visibility Vest is required as the trainer will take students out on field for demonstrations.
For information about Train Me RTO fees and refund policy, complaints and appeals process, please read the Participant Handbook prior to completing enrolment forms.
All participants must have a USI number to enrol in training. If you do not yet have one, please visit this website http://www.usi.gov.au to create one. Click “Create USI”
Please call (02) 9733 3600 for more information.
Please arrive by 8am
Unit 21/75 Corish Circle, East Gardens NSW 2036
High-Visibility Vest is required as students go out on field.
Please come dressed in appropriate clothing, this includes long pants and enclosed shoes.
Please bring valid photo ID.
Be advised that lunch is not provided, please bring your own lunch or there is a small tuck shop a 5 minute walk from our venue.
There is street parking surrounding the complex.