Upgrade your skills to be meet the Victorian Electrical Supply Industry (VESI) Vegetation Management Skills Matrtix so that you can work on the PowerCor contract (Victoria Only).
We can help you upgrade into in the following specialised fields as an ESI Elevated Work Platform Cutter for Powercor/CitiPower/UED.
This specific course has been tailored to meet the requirements for Cutter from an EWP Crew roles.
Powercor Australia is an Australian electricity distribution company that operates throughout western Victoria, and the western suburbs of Melbourne. The company owns and maintains power lines, substations and street lights and also manages the largest electricity distribution network in Victoria.
Spark Infrastructure Group is an Australian investment fund which owns and manages a portfolio of electricity infrastructure assets.
6 day course
Our Entry Requirements to enter this course is the following qualification:
The following units of competency and modules have been selected to aid you in starting your career working for the networks (powerline companies) for Powercor, CitiPower or UED as a Cutter from an EWP operator.
|UETTDRVC25||Use elevated platform to cut vegetation above ground level near live electrical apparatus|
|UETTDRRF08||EWP Controlled Descent Escape|
|UETTDRVC33||Apply pruning techniques to vegetation control near live electrical apparatus|
|UETTDRRF09||Apply access procedures to work on or near electrical network infrastructure (Authorised Recipient)|
|UETTDRRF01||Apply ESI safety rules, codes of practice and procedures for work on or near electrical apparatus (Green Book / Blue book)|
|PUAWHS002||Maintain Safety at an incident scene|
|HLTAID009||Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation|
|UETDRRF007||First Aid in an ESI Environment|
|RIIWHS205E||Control traffic with stop-slow bat|
|RIIWHS302E||Implement traffic management plans|
The course excludes the unit of competency for Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)
The following subjects are inclusive in the standard delivery as optional:
Training and the Award is issued through Thoughtplanters Australia RTO40739 and is recorded on the ESI Worker Portal at successful completion
DNA Training offer a variety of upskilling packages to help you plan the next step in your career.
Other course selections to work on the networks include the following streams:
This course has been designed to meet the competency requirements for Cutter from an Elevated Work Platform (EWP)
Click on the stream you would like to find more inforamtion about to be redirected to the right course for you to upskill in.
Our training has been designed to aid the visual and audio learners through structured tutorials and a good balance of practical skills formation so that you can have a hands on skills building activities.
Assessment Methods include:
Immerse yourself in the simulated training environment with DNA Training Solutions at over 200 acres of lush vegetation. We provide practical training location access all year round at our varies sights in the Yarra Ranges
Practical Skills Formation is an important part of your learning journey so we take you off site to apply your skills under the safe direction of your Trainer and Assessor. We limit 6 student per Trainer and Assessor to ensure you have quality skill instruction and essential one on one time to formulate your technique.
WHAT TO BRING?
Please bring relevant PPE to your practical training days including the following items:
• Hard hat
• Safety glasses
• Hearing protection
• Cut class 5 gloves
• High Visibility Clothing
• Safety boots
We use the STIHL MS 261 C-M Professional Chainsaws as our chainsaw of choice for forming your skills from the STIHL SHOP in DANDENONG
We own our VERMEER BC700XL Wood Chipper to take onsite so that you can chip what you prune on the day! The BC700XL is the smallest machine in Vermeer's wood chipper line, the BC700XL design is based on operator feedback and focuses on productivity advantage and ease-of-use.
Our Theory Training Rooms are designed for comfort and easy access so that you can sit back and tune in to what the Trainers are guiding you through using our Projector along with each student receiving a copy of the Workbook so that you can easily keep track and follow along.
Our Training Room has access to DNA Trainings Student Wi-Fi so that you can go online in the Learner Portal to read through the digital Workbook at any time and complete your written assessments.
Our Trainers and Assessors will come to your business to train your staff on your selected courses which we can tailor to suit your industry. When we train your staff on your site you will have the benefits of minimising risk in the workplace and have the knowledge that your employees can act
in case of an incident occurring to minimise the loss of lives or serious injury.
Contact us for your tailored group booking quote on 03 9070 1111 or email Belinda at firstname.lastname@example.org
Nationally Recognised Training
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PUAWHS002 Maintain Safety at an Incident Scene and PUAFIR210 Prevent Injury
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Face to Face Classes
HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
Nationally Recognised Training
UETTDRRF10Provide First Aid in an ESI Environment
HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Nationally Accredited Training
Duration: 1/2 day