• Type
  • Short Course
  • Cost
  • $390 per participant
  • Study mode
  • Part Time (Day)
  • Location
  • Chadstone
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Course Overview

This refresher course covers the carrying out of high voltage switching operations involving the operation of circuit breaking and isolation devices from a given switching schedule and according to enterprise procedures. It also encompasses the process 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.

Course Dates

Contact Federation Training to express your interest.
Chadstone Campus

Phone: 1300 309 966

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Career Opportunities

This unit contains employability skills.

Opportunities for Further Study


Further Information

Entry Requirements

Not Applicable


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Participant must have knowledge of Green Book & Have a demonstrated ability to work aloft. Participant MUST have done Initial Training.


Course Cost

$390 per participant

Materials Fees

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

Distribution High Voltage OperatorDS (Distribution Switching)
Distribution High Voltage OperatorRSO (Restricted Switching Overhead)
Distribution High Voltage OperatorDSO (Distribution Switching Overhead)


Practical & Theory

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?



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