This qualification provides competencies to supervise selection, installation, commissioning, maintenance and testing of explosion-protected equipment and systems for control and monitoring of plant and processes. The qualification provides competencies in working with explosion protection techniques with electives in how they apply to coal mining, gas and dust atmospheres. It includes ERAC requirements for an ‘Electrician’s licence’ and competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain stand alone renewable energy equipment and systems.
This course is suitable for post trade electricians who would like to upskill and move into supervisory or auditing positions within Hazardous Areas.
After successfully completing this qualification, individuals will be competent to work as an Electronic Equipment Tradesperson (Special Class, Hazardous Areas).
Units of Competency
This qualification has 23 core and 9 elective units of competency. In order to attain this qualification, certain units are credit transferred from a student’s electrical trade qualification. The remaining units are obtained through a 5 day EEHA course as well as 4 extra units of competency through RPL/Distance Learning.
Upon successful completion participants will receive the nationally recognised qualification UEE42611 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical.
Participants must have completed a current electrical trade qualification and bring their certificate to the course.
Participants must also complete the below skill sets prior to commencing this qualification. Individuals are able to complete these skill sets through Site Skills Training's 5 day Hazardous Areas course.
- UEESS00113 - Hazardous Areas - Electrical equipment in dust atmospheres
- UEESS00114 - Hazardous Areas - Electrical equipment in gas atmospheres
- UEESS00115 - Hazardous Areas - Electrical equipment in hazardous areas - pressurisation
See courses below that you may be intersted in:
- Hazardous Areas (EEHA) Installation, Maintenance and Detailed Inspection
Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500. The balance of fees payable will be charged at a point in the course that is proportionate to the amount of the deposit paid, e.g. a 10-day course costing $3,000, the remaining $1,500 will be charged at the end of day 5 (upon completion of 50% of the course).
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Training and assessment is conducted at the Site Skills Training Logan facility located at 1 Nestor Dr, Meadowbrook QLD 4132.
Upon arrangement, training can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.
RPL may be available for candidates with previous industry experience.
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This course requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.