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Working Safely Near Live Electrical Apparatus - NSW [UETTDREL14]

This Nationally recognised course covers compliance with working safely up to the defined “safe approach distance” near energised electrical apparatus, including electrical powerlines for non-electrical workers.  Some of the information covered in this course is specific to the NSW requirements.


This course provides information relating to 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 a non-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.

There are no entry requirements for this course.  However, it is expected that participants will undergo training in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) as per the NSW WorkCover Code of Practice.

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment: UETTDREL14 Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker

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