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Various dates throughout the year



This course provides information on performing in-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment to Standard AS3760.

You will gain basic electrical knowledge, an understanding of voltage values, surge arrestors, flexible cords and power boards, common cable types, and use of electrical testers, such as a multimeter for testing and tagging on single and multi-phase equipment.

The course is delivered over two days in our electrical workshop on campus, and includes an online self-paced study component in occupational health and safety. The online study must be completed prior to attending the on campus workshop sessions. Full attendance at workshops is mandatory to obtain Statement of Attainment in the required units.

This course is suitable for people with or without existing technical knowledge and skills, who are responsible for the safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment.

Please note, the start date for this course is the online start date. The on campus workshop sessions will be delivered over two full days on April 17 and April 18.

Both the online component and attendance at workshop sessions must be completed for the program.

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Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards




Apply occupational health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace


Conduct in-service safety testing of elec cord connected equipment and cord assemblies



On completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment.




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Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

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