AHCMOM213 – Operate and maintain chainsaws

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a hand-held chainsaw and maintain it in working condition. This unit applies to cross-cutting fallen timber using safe cutting techniques. This unit applies to individuals who undertake defined activities with specialised tools and methods, work in a structured context, apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy and limited judgement, and provide solutions to a limited range of predictable problems. Work is implemented with low risk work procedures and to comply with Safe Work Method Statement documentation. No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements are known to apply to this unit at the time of publication.

 

Authorised Insulator Washer & Tester for Transmission Lines up to 220kV

This module is designed to provide the Participants with the necessary knowledge & skills to carry out the washing of insulators on Transmission Lines energised up to 220kV.

 

Authorised Insulator Washer & Tester for Transmission Lines up to 330kV

This module is designed to provide the Participants with the necessary knowledge & skills to carry out the washing of insulators on Transmission Lines energised up to 330kV.

 

Authorised Insulator Washer for pole lines up to 66kV

This module is designed to provide the Participants with the necessary knowledge & skills to carry out the washing of insulators on Poles Lines energised up to 66kV.

 

Authority to Apply Silicone Grease to energised pole line insulators at voltages up to & including 66kV

This module is designed to provide the Participants with the necessary knowledge & skills to apply silicone grease to energised pole line insulators at voltages up to 66kV.

 

CPCPGS4023B – Install, commission and service Type B gas appliances (category 1)

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to install, commission and service Type B gas appliances, from the gas isolation valve and electrical isolation switch to the flue spigot on the appliance, according to current and relevant standards.

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to install, commission and service Type B gas appliances, from the gas isolation valve and electrical isolation switch to the flue spigot on the appliance, according to current and relevant standards. This unit of competency supports the needs of appropriately qualified experienced persons with a responsibility for interpreting and applying pre-existing design specifications; gaining approvals from authorities; preparing for work; installing gas system components and associated electrical or electronic components and controls; testing, adjusting, commissioning and servicing Type B gas appliances; and completing work finalisation processes, including formal recording and reporting requirements.

 

CPCPGS4023B – Install, commission and service Type B gas appliances (category 2)

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to install, commission and service Type B gas appliances, from the gas isolation valve and electrical isolation switch to the flue spigot on the appliance, according to current and relevant standards.

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to install, commission and service Type B gas appliances, from the gas isolation valve and electrical isolation switch to the flue spigot on the appliance, according to current and relevant standards. This unit of competency supports the needs of appropriately qualified experienced persons with a responsibility for interpreting and applying pre-existing design specifications; gaining approvals from authorities; preparing for work; installing gas system components and associated electrical or electronic components and controls; testing, adjusting, commissioning and servicing Type B gas appliances; and completing work finalisation processes, including formal recording and reporting requirements.

 

Generator Operation & Control

To provide the participant with fundamental knowledge & skills associated with the operation & control of Alternator/s capable of being connected to: – A large interconnected electrical power system, & / or – Running independently, as a small electrical power system supplying its own power demands & – Alternator Synchronisation.

 

High Voltage Electrical Operator (HV Switching Officer)

This module is designed to provide the participants with the basic knowledge and skills needed to carry out Electrical Operating functions on a High Voltage Electrical Supply System.

 

HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings. Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.

 

HLTAID003 – Provide first aid

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings. Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.

 

Limited High Voltage Electrical Operator (Switching, Isolating & Earthing for SP Ausnet Terminal Stations)

This Module is designed to refresh the Participants knowledge and skills required to carry out High Voltage Electrical Operating functions on a High Voltage Transmission System.

 

Limited High Voltage Electrical Operator (Switching, Isolating & Earthing, Planned Work for SP Ausnet Transmission Stations)

This Module is designed to refresh the Participants knowledge and skills required to carry out High Voltage Electrical Operating functions on a High Voltage Transmission System.

 

Limited High Voltage Electrical Operator for Transmission Lines (Permit writing, Issue & cancellation)

This Module is designed to provide the Course Participants with the knowledge & skill to carry out Limited Electrical Operations (Access Permit Writing, Issue & Cancellation) functions on Transmission Lines associated with a High Voltage Transmission System.

 

RIIWHS205D – Control traffic with stop-slow bat

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to control traffic with stop-slow bat in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries. This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles. Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit. Note: The terms Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and Work Health and Safety (WHS) are equivalent and generally either can be used in the workplace. In jurisdictions where the National Model WHS Legislation has not been implemented RTOs are advised to contextualise the unit of competency by referring to the existing State/Territory OHS legislative requirements.

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to control traffic with stop-slow bat in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries. This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles. Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.

 

RIIWHS302D – Implement traffic management plan

This unit develops a participant’s skills and knowledge required to implement a traffic management plan in Civil construction. This unit is appropriate for those working in supervisory roles. Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit. Note: The terms Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and Work Health and Safety (WHS) are equivalent and generally either can be used in the workplace. In jurisdictions where the National Model WHS Legislation has not been implemented RTOs are advised to contextualise the unit of competency by referring to the existing State/Territory OHS legislative requirements.

 

Safe Access Aloft on SP Ausnet Transmission Towers Carrying Live Circuits and Tower Rescue

This Module is designed to instil in the participants the necessary knowledge and skills to enable them to safely carry out work involving the climbing of towers carrying live circuits.

 

TLIF2080- Safely access the rail corridor

This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to enter the rail corridor. It includes taking appropriate safety precautions to: access the danger zone access the rail corridor respond appropriately in an emergency. People achieving competence in this unit will need to fulfil the applicable state/territory legislated rail safety requirements and to comply with relevant codes of practice, rules and/or guidelines. This unit involves the application of Rail Infrastructure Manager rules, procedures and protocols for rail safety. This unit applies to all people accessing the rail corridor. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

 

TLILIC2005 – Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type elevating work platform where the length of the boom is 11 metres or more. Boom-type elevating work platform means a telescoping device, hinged device, or articulated device, or any combination of these, used to support a platform on which personnel, equipment and materials may be elevated. A person performing this work is required to hold a boom-type elevating work platform high risk work (HRW) licence. This unit requires a person operating a boom-type elevating work platform to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up elevating work platform, operate elevating work platform, and shut down and secure elevating work platform.

 

UEENEEE101A – Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

This unit specifies the mandatory requirements of occupational health and safety and how they apply to the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health and safety, risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UEENEEE102A – Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

This unit covers basic fitting and fabrication techniques as they apply in the various utilities industry work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand, fixed and portable power tools; cutting, shaping joining and fixing using metallic and non-metallic materials; dismantling and assembling equipment; basic mechanical measurement and marking-out and reading drawings/diagrams.

 

UEENEEE104A – Solve problems in d.c. circuits

This unit covers determining correct operation of single source d.c. series, parallel and series-parallel circuits and providing solutions as they apply to various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in single and multiple path circuits.

 

UEENEEE105A – Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

This unit covers fixing, securing and mounting techniques as apply in the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand and portable power tools, safe lifting techniques, safe use of ladders and elevated platforms and the selection and safe application of fixing devices and supporting accessories/equipment.

 

UEENEEE107A – Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

This unit covers the use of drawings, diagrams, cable schedules, standards, codes and specifications as they apply to the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the rudiments for communicating with schematic, wiring and mechanical diagrams and equipment and cable/connection schedules, manuals, site and architectural drawings and plans showing the location of services, apparatus, plant and machinery and understanding the use and format of compliance standards and job specifications.

 

UEENEEG101A – Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits

This unit covers determining correct operation of electromagnetic devices and related circuits and providing solutions as they apply to electrical installations and equipment. It encompasses working safely, power circuit problems solving processes, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits.

 

UEENEEG102A – Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits

This unit covers ascertaining correct operation of single and three phase a.c. circuits and solving circuit problems as they apply to servicing, fault finding, installation and compliance work functions. It encompasses safe working practices, multiphase circuit arrangements, issues related to protection, power factor and MEN systems and solutions to circuit problems derived from calculated and measured parameters.

 

UEENEEM019A – Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas – coal mining

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of attending to a breakdown in a hazardous area or of explosion-protected and associated equipment. It requires the ability to ascertain the nature of a breakdown, the extent of repairs required and the personnel needed to repair the breakdown. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.3 Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM020A – Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas – gas atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of attending to a breakdown in a hazardous area or of explosion-protected and associated equipment. It requires the ability to ascertain the nature of a breakdown, the extent of repairs required and the personnel needed to repair the breakdown. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.3 Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM021A – Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas – dust atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of attending to a breakdown in a hazardous area or of explosion-protected and associated equipment. It requires the ability to ascertain the nature of a breakdown, the extent of repairs required and the personnel needed to repair the breakdown. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.3 Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM022A – Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas – pressurisation

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of attending to a breakdown in a hazardous area or of explosion-protected and associated equipment. It requires the ability to ascertain the nature of a breakdown, the extent of repairs required and the personnel needed to repair the breakdown. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.3 Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM023A – Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems – coal mining

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for installing explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to match equipment with that specified for a given location, work safely, and to installation standards and complete the necessary installation documentation. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.5 Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM024A – Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems – gas atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for installing explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to match equipment with that specified for a given location, work safely, and to installation standards and complete the necessary installation documentation. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.5 Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM025A – Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems – dust atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for installing explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to match equipment with that specified for a given location, work safely, and to installation standards and complete the necessary installation documentation. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.5 Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM026A – Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems – pressurisation

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for installing explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to match equipment with that specified for a given location, work safely, and to installation standards and complete the necessary installation documentation. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.5 Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM027A – Maintain equipment in hazardous areas – coal mining

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for maintaining explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to follow a maintenance program, work safely, carry out maintenance to Standards and manufacturer instructions and complete the necessary maintenance documentation. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.7 Maintain equipment in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM028A – Maintain equipment in hazardous areas – gas atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for maintaining explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to follow a maintenance program, work safely, carry out maintenance to Standards and manufacturer instructions and complete the necessary maintenance documentation. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.7 Maintain equipment in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM029A – Maintain equipment in hazardous areas – dust atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for maintaining explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to follow a maintenance program, work safely, carry out maintenance to Standards and manufacturer instructions and complete the necessary maintenance documentation. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.7 Maintain equipment in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM030A – Maintain equipment in hazardous areas – pressurisation

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for maintaining explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to follow a maintenance program, work safely, carry out maintenance to Standards and manufacturer instructions and complete the necessary maintenance documentation. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.7 Maintain equipment in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM038A – Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations – coal mining

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for electrical, electronic, instrument and data communication installations for hazardous areas. It requires the ability to select, prepare and use appropriate testing devices, work safely and to Standards and to interpret and record test results. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.10 Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit. Note. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit …… in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards.

 

UEENEEM039A – Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations – gas atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for electrical, electronic, instrument and data communication installations for hazardous areas. It requires the ability to select, prepare and use appropriate testing devices, work safely and to Standards and to interpret and record test results. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.10 Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM040A – Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations – dust atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for electrical, electronic, instrument and data communication installations for hazardous areas. It requires the ability to select, prepare and use appropriate testing devices, work safely and to Standards and to interpret and record test results. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.10 Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM041A – Conduct testing of hazardous area installations – pressurisation

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for electrical, electronic, instrument and data communication installations for hazardous areas. It requires the ability to select, prepare and use appropriate testing devices, work safely and to Standards and to interpret and record test results. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.10 Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM042A – Conduct visual inspection of hazardous areas installations

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects for conducting visual inspections of explosion-protected equipment and installations. It requires the ability to work safely in a hazardous area, and to identify conditions that affect the integrity of explosion-protection and document inspection findings. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.11 Conduct visual inspection of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM043A – Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations – coal mining

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of conducting initial, periodic and sample audit inspections close and detailed inspections of explosion-protected equipment and installations. It requires the ability to use a verification dossier, work safely in a hazardous area, inspect against Standards and report and act on inspection results. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.12Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM044A – Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations – gas atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of conducting close and detailed inspections of explosion-protected equipment and installations. It requires the ability to use a verification dossier, work safely in a hazardous area, inspect against Standards and report and act on inspection results. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.12Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM045A – Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations – dust atmospheres

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of conducting close and detailed inspections of explosion-protected equipment and installations. It requires the ability to use a verification dossier, work safely in a hazardous area, inspect against Standards and report and act on inspection results. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.12Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM046A – Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations – pressurisation

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of conducting close and detailed inspections of explosion-protected equipment and installations. It requires the ability to use a verification dossier, work safely in a hazardous area, inspect against Standards and report and act on inspection results. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.12Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEENEEM080A – Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area

This unit covers the explosion-protection aspects of plant and machinery operation and maintenance. It requires the ability to visually identify any damage or deterioration of explosion-protected equipment, monitor changes in the explosion hazard and to implement procedures established to limit the risk of an explosion. This unit is directly equivalent to the Unit 2.2 Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in hazardous areas in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards. Equivalence includes endorsement in the explosion-protection techniques listed in the Range statement of this unit.

 

UEPOPS349B – Operate Local H.V. switchgear

This competency standard unit deals with the skills and knowledge required to undertake the local operation of high voltage circuit breaking devices.

 

UEPOPS407B – Start and Run Up A Gas Turbine

This unit deals with the skills and knowledge required for the purging, ignition and establishment of combustion and run-up of a gas turbine to operational, synchronous speed. The Gas Turbine may be operated as an individual unit on open cycle or as a component of a combined cycle plant consisting of a gas turbine, heat recovery steam generator and steam turbine.

 

UEPOPS408B – Shut down a gas turbine

This unit deals with the skills and knowledge required to shut down a gas turbine unit to a standby state. The Gas Turbine may be operated as an individual unit on open cycle or as a component of a combined cycle plant consisting of a gas turbine, heat recovery steam generator and steam turbine.

 

UEPOPS409B – Start up a boiler unit

This unit deals with the skills and knowledge required to establish combustion in a boiler through to a stage at which combustion support energy is no longer necessary.

 

UEPOPS410B – Shut down a boiler unit

This unit deals with the skills and knowledge required to conduct the shutdown of a boiler unit to a de-pressurised state.

 

UEPOPS411B – Run up a steam turbine

This unit deals with the skills and knowledge required to conduct a steam turbine run up to a stable operating condition.

 

UEPOPS428B – Develop H.V. switching programs

This unit deals with the skills and knowledge required to develop switching programs where multiple sources of supply must be considered and managed.

 

UEPOPS456A – Perform switching to a switching program

This unit deals with the skills and knowledge required to perform a switching to a switching program.

 

UEPOPS525A – Coordinate and direct switching program

This unit deals with the skills and knowledge required to coordinate and direct resources for a switching program.

 

UET30512 – Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Transmission Overhead

Those gaining this qualification will be able to acquire the skills and knowledge needed for a career in the Electricity Supply Industry. The scope of this qualification covers: Transmission overhead powerline industry such as erection of towers, poles, structures and associated hardware including the installation and maintenance of conductors and cables. Inspection procedures for overhead structures and electrical apparatus are also included.

 

UET30612-Certificate III in ESI- Power Systems- Distribution Overhead

Those gaining this qualification will be able to acquire the skills and knowledge needed for a career in the Electricity Supply Industry. The scope of this qualification covers: Distribution overhead powerline industry such as installation, maintenance and inspection poles, structures and associated hardware used on poles and structures. The work also encompasses the installation and maintenance of electrical equipment, conductors and cables used in the powerline industry. The use of support plant and equipment to undertake these tasks and environmental concerns also play a part in this job function.

 

UET30712 – Certificate III in ESI -Power Systems- Rail Traction

Those gaining this qualification will be able to acquire the skills and knowledge needed for a career in the Electricity Supply Industry. The scope of this qualification covers: Rail Traction industry such the installation, maintenance and inspection of overhead poles/structures, conductors and cables and rail traction wiring systems including associated equipment used on these structures. The installation and maintenance of the overhead traction configuration and the installation and maintenance of bonds as well as the operation of the rail traction height access equipment is also included in this job function.

 

UET30812 – Certificate III in ESI -Power Systems- Distribution Cable Jointing

Those gaining this qualification will be able to acquire the skills and knowledge needed for a career in the Electricity Supply Industry. The scope of this qualification covers: Cable Jointing such as the laying, installation and maintenance of de-energised Low Voltage and High Voltage underground polymeric cables and the installation and maintenance of electrical equipment. Options are available for skills to be obtained for energised cables and or Low Voltage and High Voltage paper insulated cables.

 

UETTDRCJ21A – Lay ESI electrical cables

This Competency Standard Unit covers the laying of cables for electrical purposes and includes the laying of ducts and/or conduit for such cables. It could include direct laying of cables in trenches, on racks, in troughs and /or in conduit or ducts. It also encompasses cable pulling methods, pulling tensions, minimum bending radii, reduction of frictional forces, use of supporting plant (e.g. dynamometers, rigging, winches), working on FRC, PVC, A/C ducted systems and the sealing of cables.

 

UETTDRCJ26A – Install and maintain de-energised low voltage underground polymeric cables

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation and maintenance of de-energised low voltage underground polymeric cables and covers the jointing, terminating, repair and replacement of cables. It includes the isolation of systems and circuits, the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical access permits, the undertaking of pre-commissioning and/or re-commissioning tests and the updating of system data/maintenance records.

 

UETTDRCJ27A – Install and maintain de-energised high voltage underground polymeric cables

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation and maintenance of de-energised high voltage underground polymeric cables and covers the jointing, terminating, repair and replacement of cables. It includes the isolation of systems and circuits, the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical access permits, the undertaking of pre-commissioning and/or re-commissioning tests and the updating of system data/maintenance records.

 

UETTDRCJ99A – Test and verify distribution cable jointing installations

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation and maintenance of de-energised high voltage and low voltage underground polymeric cables and includes underground services, network infrastructure, the jointing, terminating and repair of cables. It encompasses working safely, visual inspections and mandatory and functional test procedures, identifying non-compliance defects and mandatory reporting requirements.

UETTDRDP11A – Inspect overhead poles-structures and electrical apparatus

This Competency Standard Unit covers the inspection as per requirements of overhead structures such as poles and/or other structures other than towers. It also includes inspection of electrical apparatus such as, overhead conductors and or cables, underground and overhead transition points, electrical equipment, such as pole-mounted transformers, switchgear, hardware and or earthing systems. It encompasses the completion of inspection reports and other relevant documentation in accordance with requirements.

 

UETTDRDP12A – Maintain overhead energised low voltage conductors and cables

This Competency Standard Unit covers the maintenance of overhead energised low voltage conductors and cables and includes the verification of the site conditions and the potential hazards. It also encompasses the selection of appropriate and authorised work method using specialised equipment, the diagnosis of faults, the undertaking of electrical tests and the updating of system data/maintenance records.

 

UETTDRDP13A – Maintain energised HV distribution overhead electrical apparatus (stick)

This Competency Standard Unit covers the maintenance of energised high voltage distribution overhead electrical apparatus using high voltage live line sticks and includes the verification of the site conditions and the potential hazards, the conformation and calculation of physical loads and the selection of appropriate and authorised work method. It includes the preparation and cleaning of specialist material and tools in accordance with authorised technical instructions. It also encompasses the undertaking of OHS and safe working practices and the rendering inoperative of the automatic re-closing device including its restoration in accordance with the work plan and the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical access permits and or relevant working documents.

 

UETTDRDP14A – Maintain energised HV distribution overhead electrical apparatus (glove)

This Competency Standard Unit covers the maintenance of energised high voltage distribution overhead electrical apparatus using high voltage live line glove and barrier method and includes the verification of the site conditions and the potential hazards, the conformation and calculation of physical loads and the selection of appropriate and authorised work method. It includes the preparation and cleaning of specialist material and tools in accordance with authorised technical instructions. It also encompasses the undertaking of OHS and safe working practices and the rendering inoperative of the automatic re-closing device including its restoration in accordance with the work plan and the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical access permits and or relevant working documents.

 

UETTDRDP99A – Test and verify distribution overhead installations

This unit covers inspection and testing to verify whether a distribution Overhead Installation is safe and complies with all requirements. It encompasses working safely, visual inspections and mandatory, optional and functional test procedures, identifying non-compliance defects and mandatory reporting requirements.

 

UETTDREL11A – Apply sustainable energy and environmental procedures

This Competency Standard Unit covers the implementation of relevant environmental procedures to specific projects/sites. It includes the identification of possible environmental risks and impacts, the undertaking of work in accordance with sustainable energy and energy conservation principles, the provision of re-cycling materials and the recording and reporting of environmental incidents. It also encompasses the process of reviewing and participating and contributing in environmental procedures according to established enterprise requirements.

 

UETTDREL12A – Operate plant and equipment near live electrical conductors and apparatus

This Competency Standard Unit covers the safe operation of plant and equipment near live electrical conductors and/or apparatus. It encompasses plant and equipment relevant to the enterprise and is in addition to any Commonwealth, State/Territory or Local Government legislation and or regulatory requirements regarding the operation of that plant and or equipment. It includes maintenance the conducting of operational checks, the correct positioning of road signs, barriers and or warning devices. It also encompasses the completion of log books and job completion documentation.

 

UETTDREL16A – Working safely near live electrical apparatus

This Competency Standard 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, and/or any other activity that requires working safely and complying with requirements and/or established procedures near live electrical apparatus by an electrical worker. Also included is the preparation of risk assessment control measures that encompass job safety assessment. It does not include any work that is or may be performed by other competent operatives within the defined “safe working zone”. The defined “safe working zone” is that so defined by relevant State or Territory regulatory agencies/bodies, local government legislation, Industry bi-partite body – Guidelines/Codes of Practices or other related requirements for Safe work and access near live Electrical and Mechanical Apparatus.

 

UETTDRIS41A – Install network infrastructure electrical equipment

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation of electrical equipment, such as fuse switches, drop out switches, sectionalisers, links, surge arrestors, gas filled and or oil filled switches, which are relevant to the transmission, distribution and rail networks. It includes the termination/connection of the equipment in accordance to enterprise requirements; the relevant pre-commissioning tests involving the equipment/system and the interpretation of these tests against agreed specifications.

 

UETTDRIS42A – Maintain network infrastructure electrical equipment

This Competency Standard Unit covers the maintenance of electrical equipment and associated hardware, such as fuse switches, drop out switches, sectionalisers, links, surge arrestors, gas filled and or oil filled switches, relevant to the transmission, distribution and rail traction networks and includes the repair and/or replacement of “like for like” electrical equipment and associated hardware as well as the termination and/or connection of this equipment according to requirements and may include sampling of insulating oils. It also encompasses the identification of faults, the pre-commissioning tests involving the equipment/system and the interpretation of these tests against agreed specifications. It excludes the energisation of the equipment maintained in a highly complex, interdependent and interconnected electricity supply Network system, where the affects of unintended consequences on the system are high risk and appropriate personnel effect energisation.

 

UETTDRIS43A – Perform low voltage field switching operation to a given schedule

This Competency Standard Unit covers the conducting of low voltage switching operations involving the operation of circuit breaking and isolation devices from a given switching schedule and in accordance with enterprise procedures. It covers low voltage distribution systems in field situations but also includes paralleling in accordance with the switching schedule. It also encompasses the procedure of; communicating with the Switching Control Officer or Electrical Control Officer, isolating the electrical equipment and the line or work site, as well as proving that the area is de-energised and earthed, issuing/accepting electrical permits and the returning of the affected circuits to service.

 

UETTDRIS52A – Install and maintain poles, structures and associated hardware

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation and maintenance of poles and/or structures and associated hardware, other than towers, which may consist of wood, steel, concrete or composite type material. It includes the fixing and or securing of hardware associated as well as the repair and or replacement of poles and or structures used in the distribution and or rail traction industry sectors. It encompasses the implementation of a suitable traffic management plan.

 

UETTDRIS53A – Install and maintain power system public lighting

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation, maintenance and repair of public lighting systems. This also includes the inspection, testing and commissioning of the system associated with the street lighting circuit, the associated hardware and the earthing system. Installation will include the installation of, the associated hardware and components and, the wiring and earthing system. Maintenance may also include work on energised LV overhead or underground public lighting systems including the diagnosis of faults and the updating of relevant system data and or public lighting maintenance records.

 

UETTDRIS54A – Install and maintain poles, structures and overhead conductors and cables

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation and maintenance of overhead conductors and cables used on poles and structures (excluding towers) which includes the stringing, tensioning and terminating of the conductor/cable, as well as the cleaning of insulators (de-energised), the securing of the conductor to the insulators or supports and the undertaking of the electrical connections. It also covers maintenance work associated with the diagnosing of faults, the conducting of visual inspections, the confirmation of phasing and the completion of other enterprise tests. It also encompasses the isolation of systems and circuits, the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical access permits and the updating of system data/maintenance records according to requirements and established procedures.

 

UETTDRIS55A – Install and maintain low voltage underground services

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.

 

UETTDRIS56A – Install and maintain low voltage overhead services

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.

 

UETTDRIS60A – Install and replace power system energy meters and associated equipment

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation and replacement of whole current energy meters and associated equipment, where replacement may include the identification of faults in accordance with established procedures and return to service. It includes the requirements to ascertain if normal functions of the meters and associated equipment are in accordance with established procedures.

 

UETTDRRF01B – Apply ESI safety rules, codes of practice and procedures for work on or near electrical apparatus

This Competency Standard Unit covers the knowledge and application of Electricity Supply Industry (ESI) safety rules and codes of practice for work on or near electrical apparatus it includes the application of relevant State and Territory safety rules, codes of practice and enterprise based procedures and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF02B – Perform pole top rescue

This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of pole top rescue procedures as an emergency procedure required in the work place. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from a pole top and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution and rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for rescue, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF03B – Perform EWP rescue

This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of rescue procedures from an Elevating Work Platform (EWP) in the work place. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from a raised EWP by a work party member on the ground and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF04B – Perform tower rescue

This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of rescue procedures from an Electricity Supply Industry tower in the work place. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from an ESI tower and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF05B – Perform rescue from switchyard structures at heights

This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of rescue procedures from switchyard structures at heights in the work place. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from switchyard structures and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF06B – Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel

This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of rescue procedures from live Low Voltage (LV) 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. It encompasses responsibilities for, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF07B – Perform cable pit/trench/excavation rescue

This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of cable pit/trench/excavation rescue procedures as they apply to live LV cable jointing in the work place. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from a cable pit/trench/excavation and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF08B – Perform EWP controlled descent escape

This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of Elevating Work Platform (EWP) controlled descent escape procedures in the work place. It specifies the mandatory requirements for self rescue from a raised EWP and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF09B – Apply access procedures to work on or near electrical network infrastructure

This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of the procedures to gain access for work on or near electrical network infrastructure in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

 

UETTDRRF10B – Provide First aid in an ESI environment

This Competency Standard Unit covers the provision of first aid in an Electricity Supply Industry (ESI) environment. It includes the recognition and provision of an initial response where first aid is required in emergency situations by providing essential first aid using basic life support measures according to established workplace first aid policies and procedures.

 

UETTDRRF11A – Testing of connections to low voltage electricity networks

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 It encompasses the minimum principles and tests required to confirm that the low voltage supply connections are correct.

 

UETTDRRT21A – Install traction overhead wiring systems

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation of overhead traction wiring systems to ensure proper installation, in particular the correct registration of the contact wire with respect to the current collectors. It includes the undertaking of safe working practices on or about the running line/track and the preparation needed for stringing and profiling including the isolation of systems and circuits for safe working according to work plans. It may also encompass the correct positioning of road signs, barriers and or warning devices, and the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical permits. It also includes the visual and other necessary checks to confirm that equipment and associated hardware have been correctly installed according to design and are in a safe condition to undertake pre-commissioning tests prior to, putting into service, and updating of, installation data such as as-built drawings and relevant quality assurance documentation.

 

UETTDRRT22A – Maintain traction overhead wiring systems

This Competency Standard Unit covers the maintenance and repair of overhead traction wiring systems to ensure their serviceability, in particular the correct registration of the contact wire with respect to the current collectors. It includes the undertaking of safe working practises on or about the running line/track, the preparation needed for stringing and profiling including the isolation of systems and circuits for safe working according to work plans, the diagnosis of faults and the modification and re-adjustment to appropriate standards. It may also encompass the correct positioning of road signs, barriers and or warning devices and the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical permits, the re-commissioning tests as required to ensure the integrity of the traction system prior to returning to service and, the updating of system data and/or maintenance records.

 

UETTDRRT27A – Install overhead traction components and equipment

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation of the overhead traction electrical equipment and components as well as associated hardware including ancillary equipment. It includes the undertaking of safe working practices on or about the running line/track. It also encompasses the isolation of systems and circuits for safe working according to work plans and the correct positioning of road signs, barriers and or warning devices and the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical permits. It also includes the visual inspection and necessary checks to confirm that equipment, components and associated hardware have been correctly installed according to design and are in a safe condition to test prior to putting to service, the undertaking of pre-commissioning tests as required to ensure the integrity of the traction system prior to putting back into service and the updating of installation data and relevant quality assurance documentation.

 

UETTDRRT28A – Maintain overhead traction components and equipment

This Competency Standard Unit covers the maintenance and repair of the overhead traction electrical equipment and components as well as associated hardware including ancillary equipment. It includes the repair or replacement of “like for like” electrical components/equipment and associated hardware and the undertaking of safe working practices on or about the running line/track. It also encompasses the isolation of systems and circuits for safe working according to work plans and the correct positioning of road signs, barriers and or warning devices and the procedure of issuing/accepting electrical permits. It also includes the visual inspection and necessary checks to confirm that equipment; components and associated hardware are in a safe condition to test and/or return to service, the re-commissioning tests of the electrical equipment, components and associated hardware and the updating of system data/maintenance records.

 

UETTDRRT99A – Test and verify rail traction installations

This unit covers inspection and testing to verify whether a Rail Traction Installations is safe and complies with all requirements. It encompasses working safely, visual inspections and mandatory, optional and functional test procedures, identifying non-compliance defects and mandatory reporting requirements.

 

UETTDRTP26A – Install transmission structures and associated hardware

This Competency Standard Unit covers the erection of non-energised, pyramid, delta, Pi or enterprise specific transmission towers and associated hardware. It includes the erection of components in accordance with construction plans, specifications, work orders and standing enterprise requirements. Erection could also involve cleaning and welding. The updating of system data, records and or completion of relevant documentation in accordance with enterprise requirements also forms part of this competency.

 

UETTDRTP27A – Maintain transmission structures and associated hardware

This Competency Standard Unit covers the maintenance of non-energised, pyramid, delta, Pi or enterprise specific transmission towers and associated hardware. It includes the repair, and or replacement of components in accordance with construction plans, specifications, work orders and standing enterprise requirements. Maintenance could also involve cleaning and welding. The updating of system data, records and or completion of relevant documentation in accordance with enterprise requirements also forms part of this competency.

 

UETTDRTP29A – Install and maintain transmission overhead conductors and cables

This Competency Standard Unit covers the installation and maintenance of overhead conductors and cables used on towers which includes the stringing, tensioning and terminating of the conductor/cable while de energised, securing of the conductor to the insulators or supports and the undertaking of the electrical connections. It also covers maintenance work associated with the diagnosing of faults, the conducting of visual inspections, the confirmation of phasing and the completion of other enterprise tests. It also encompasses confirming isolation of systems and circuits, and/accepting/ issuing electrical permits and the updating of system data/maintenance records.

 

UETTDRTP30A – Inspect transmission overhead structures and electrical apparatus

This Competency Standard Unit covers the inspection as per requirements of overhead structures such as towers and electrical apparatus. Overhead structures include towers and overhead conductors and or cables include, underground and overhead transition points, electrical equipment, hardware and or earthing systems. It also includes the completion of inspection reports and other relevant documentation in accordance with requirements.

 

UETTDRTP99A – Test and verify transmission overhead installations

This Competency Standard Unit covers the visual inspection and verification of maintenance requirements of nonenergised, pyramid, delta, Pi or enterprise specific transmission towers and associated hardware. It includes the repair, and or replacement of components in accordance with construction plans, specifications, work orders and standing enterprise requirements. The updating of system data, records and or completion of relevant documentation in accordance with enterprise requirements also forms part of this competency.

Turbines Operation Training

Operate And Monitor A Gas Turbine

Advanced Safety Inspection And Testing Of Portable Electrical Equipment

Ehv Live Line Stick Method Up To 330Kv

Ehv Line Inspection

Power Awareness Course

Polarity Testing

Conductive Poles Procedure

Safe Working Aloft On Towers Carrying
Live Circuits

Authorised Ground-Based Personnel Assisting Aerial Work

Authorised Insulator Washer For Pole Lines, Tower Lines & Switchyards

Critical Infrastructure, Incident Management Risk Assessement & Recovery Counter-Terrorism Workshop

Ehv Live Line Stick Method Ground Support
Up To 330Kv

Climbing & Working Aloft On Poles

Pole Top Rescue

Tower Rescue

Climbing And Working On Towers

E.W.P Escape

Traffic Management

Live Line Hotstick

Live Line Combination Hotstick, Glove & Barrier

Live Line Lever Stick Technique Up To 66Kv

Live Line Glove & Barrier Up To 33Kv

Live Line Appreciation

Live Line Glove & Barrier Assistant

Live Low Voltage Refresher

Lineworker Assistant

Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Rail Traction

Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Distribution Overhead

Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Distribution Cable Jointing

Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Transmission Overhead