This qualification provides competencies for the operational role of planning and carrying out vegetation control at and above ground level near live electrical apparatus. Encompassed is compliance with relevant Commonwealth, State and Territory regulation, local government legislation, applicable industry Guidelines, Codes of Practices or other related requirements for safe work and access near live electrical and mechanical apparatus. Energy Safe Victoria’s Training Approval Statement issued 16 September 2013 requires these workers to attain UET20312 Certificate II in ESI Powerline Vegetation Control by 1st June 2015.
Dependent upon current experience and elective units.
Equipment & PPE
Depending on program and practical activities, attendees will be required to have standard PPE including shirt, trousers, boots, hard hat, hearing protection, eye protection, gloves and chaps (leg protection) for chainsaw exercises.
A combination of theory and practical assessments