• Code
  • Type
  • Short Course
  • Cost
  • $875 per person
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Location
  • Chadstone
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Course Overview

This course is aimed at people who may be required to work in the vicinity of live electrical apparatus while running or maintaining communication cables on electricity supply structures.

At the completion of the training, participants will have the knowledge and skills required to safely and effectively:

  • Climb and work aloft
  • Work in the vicinity of live conductors and apparatus
  • Work on conductive structures

What you will learn
In this course you will learn about safe working practices and procedures, especially those applicable to:

  • CPR
  • First Aid in an ESI Environment
  • EWP Controlled Descent Escape
  • EWP Rescue
  • Pole Top Rescue
  • Safe to Climb - Telco Corridor
  • Working Safely near Live Electrical Apparatus (non electrical worker)

Course Dates

Contact Federation Training to express your interest.
Phone:1300 309 966
Email: chadrecept@federationtraining.edu.au

Qualifications and Recognition

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

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Further Information

Entry Requirements

To undertake this course you must:

  • Be reasonably fit
  • Have the ability and be prepared to work at heights


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

$875 per person

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

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Course Structure

Course Modules

Core Units
Unit CodeUnit Description


Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation


Provide first aid in an ESI environment


Perform EWP rescue


Perform pole top rescue


Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker

To attain this qualification a total of 6 units must be achieved; comprising 6 core units and 0 electives.


Assessment consists of:

  • Practical assessment (observation/demonstration) in a simulated environment
  • Written assessments


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