• Code
  • 0417SPOT
  • Unit Code
  • VU20834 - Observe for the Safe Operation of Plant and Equipment around Overhead and Underground Assets
  • Type
  • Short Course
  • Cost
  • $250.00
  • Study mode
  • Part Time
  • Location
  • Yallourn
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Course Overview

This course provides initial training in accordance with the requirements of Energy Safe Victoria for people required to be authorised as a ‘No Go Zone’ Spotter. This course will help you develop competency in the task of observing and warning personnel operating mobile plant and equipment against unsafe approach to overhead power lines and other electrical apparatus. This course must be refreshed every 3 years in order for the ticket to remain valid.

Course Dates


Qualifications and Recognition

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

Career Opportunities

No Go Zone Spotter

Opportunities for Further Study


Further Information

Entry Requirements

Energy Safe Victoria has set the minimum age for a person to be registered as a Spotter with ESV to be 18 years of age to align with WorkSafe requirements.


Students must have a level 2 first aid certificate and show the licence or qualification they want to spot for.

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost


Materials Fees

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Must have safety footwear

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

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Course Structure

Course Modules


Not Applicable


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8:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday