DURATION: 8 Hours
Who should attend?
Individuals with who wish to become competent in testing and tagging electrical equipment in accordance with the Electrical Safety Regulations 2013. This may include persons involved in the building, construction, maintenance, manufacturing, and service industries.
To provide participants with the competency to safely inspect test and tag electrical equipment.
On completion of the course participants will be able to:
- Explain relevant areas of the Electrical Safety Act and subordinate legislation
- Identify the type of equipment required to be inspected and tested
- Explain the facts about electricity
- Successfully test certain types of electrical equipment and safety switches
- Successfully record tested electrical equipment
Pre – Requisite:
For persons to undertake the nationally accredited test and tag training UEENEEP026A Conduct in- service safety testing of electrical cord connected equipment and cord assemblies they must hold any of the following courses as a pre requisite- UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace, CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry, 10312 NAT Work Health and Safety Adviser or Certificate 4, Diploma or Degree in OHS / WHS or other course deemed suitable.
Upon successful completion of the course participants will be issued with either a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment or a Statement of Attendance – please note both the nationally accredited and non-accredited certifications are accepted by Queensland Workplace Health and Safety and the Queensland Electrical Safety Office as courses that deem persons competent to inspect test and tag.