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Electrical Spotter Refresher

Electrical Spotter License and Refresher Course in Sydney

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.

The electrical spotter license is a requirement to work in this field.

Duration

1/2 day – 8am – 2pm

Target

Minimum 16 years of age. Those who may be required to work safely up to the defined safe approach distance near energised electrical apparatus (including electrical powerlines) as non-electrical workers.

Entry Requirements

As this course contains safety critical information, participants must have the ability to read, write and understand English.

Participants must wear steel cap boots, a hard hat, safety glasses, long pants and high visibility shirt/vest.  You will also need wet weather gear if required.

Bring Photo ID.

Learning Outcomes

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

Assessment is a combination of written questions/answers and practical demonstrations.

On Completion

Participants will be issued with a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment for UETTDREL14A – Working Safely Near Live Electrical Apparatus as a Non-Electrical Worker.

Contact Us to Find Out More

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 1300 522 229, email training@trainme.com.au or send us a message on our contact page and we can discuss enrolling you in one of our courses.

We also provide courses in fields such as RISI card training, conduct skid steer loader operations, front end loader courses, and more.

Course Flyer

Link to the Electrical Spotter Refresher Course Flyer

Participant Requirements

Wear enclosed shoes and appropriate clothing including long pants.  Bring Photo ID with you on the day.

Participant Handbook

For information about Train Me RTO fees and refund policy, complaints and appeals process, please read the Participant Handbook prior to completing enrolment forms.

USI Number

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 1300 522 229 for more information.

Course Quick Facts

  • Duration

    1/2 day. 8am - 2pm

  • Cost

    $180.00 per participant

  • Entry Requirements

    As this course contains safety critical information participants must have the ability to read, write and understand English.

  • Assessments

    Assessment is a combination of written questions/answers and practical demonstrations.

  • Course Date

    Please call on 1300 522 229 for course dates and to indicate interest

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