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ESI EWP Tree Cutter Stream

$800.00

ESI EWP Tree Cutter Stream

 

This short course has been specifically designed to help students develope the knowledge and skills to use an insulated EWP to cut back vegetation (including cutting around powerlines) to maintain tree's vitality. 

You will learn during this short course how to rescue someone in an emergency situation from the bucket of the EWP using the lower controls and how to escape the bucket in a controlled manner if you need to evacuate at a height. 

 

The 2 day short course includes the Network Mandatory training for the following units of competency:

  • UETTDRVC25 Use elevated platform to cut vegetation above ground level near live electrical apparatus 
  • UETTDRVC33 Apply pruning techniques to vegetation control near live electrical apparatus 
  • UETTDRRF08 Perform EWP controlled descent escape 
  • UETTDRRF03 Perform EWP Rescue 

 

Entry Requirements

The following are pre-requisite units of competency that you must show and have signed as a copy of the original by a JP prior to entering the course:

  • UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UETTDREL13 Comply with sustainability, environmental and incidental response policies and procedures
  • UETTDREL14 Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker
  • UETTDRVC23 Plan the removal of vegetation up to vegetation exclusion zone near live electrical apparatus
  • UETTDRVC27 Monitor safety compliance of vegetation control work in an ESI environment
  • UETTDRVC33 Apply pruning techniques to vegetation control near live electrical apparatus (included in the ESI EWP Cutter Course)

 

Duration

2 Full Days

  • Units of Competency
  • Training and Assessment Strategy
  • Group Training

ESI EWP Tree Cutter Stream

The following units of competency and modules have been selected to aid you in upskilling your career as an Arborist Cutting from an EWP or working in the Powerline Vegetation Control industry as a EWP Cutter for Tree Maintenance around the Powerlines for ESI Vegetation Control. 

 

On successfull completion of the course you will be awarded the following units of competency:

 

  • UETTDRVC25 Use elevated platform to cut vegetation above ground level near live electrical apparatus 
  • UETTDRVC33 Apply pruning techniques to vegetation control near live electrical apparatus 
  • UETTDRRF08 Perform EWP controlled descent escape 
  • UETTDRRF03 Perform EWP Rescue

 

Training and the Award is issued through Thoughtplanters Australia RTO40739 and is recorded on the ESI Worker Portal at successful completion

 

TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT STRATEGY

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:

  • Written Questions
  • Questions and Answers
  • Role Plays
  • Scenario Case Studies
  • Practical Observations

 

Practical Training Locations

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

  • Macclesfield
  • Avonsleigh
  • Gembrook
  • Beaconsfield

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 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to your practical training days including the following items:
• Chaps/Kevlar Pants
• Hard hat
• Safety glasses
• Hearing protection
• Cut class 5 gloves
• Sunscreen
• High Visibility Clothing
• Safety boots

Group Bookings

We provide group training that tailors the training to suit your organisational needs.

We offer to train your staff in the correct use and technique with your own  equipment which will assist in minimising health and safety risks within the workplace.

Being professionally trained in cutting/trimming vegetation around powerlines (ESI) is mandatory as well as good business practice for staff who work on chainsaws helps minimise the risk of injury and promotes positive work outcomes in maintaining equipment

 

For a tailored training quote contact Belinda directly on 0405781459 or email admin@dnatraining.com.au

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