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ESI EWP Cutter Course

$800.00

EWP ESI Cutter Course

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

 

The EWP Cutter Stream is from the UET20319 Certificate II in ESI - Powerline Vegetation Control Course as an add on to the Core Package and is inline with the VESI and ESI mandatory requirements for initial training for a person wishing to work as a Cutter from an Elevated Work Platform (EWP).

 

Description

These Competency Standard Units, covers the performance of Elevating Work Platform (EWP) rescue from a raised EWP by a work party member on the ground and controlled descent escape procedures in the work place.

They specify the mandatory requirements for rescue and self rescue from a raised EWP and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions.

You will develop the skills and knowledge for cutting and/or pruning vegetation above ground level and removal of vegetation obstructions, up to the live work zone as defined for both authorised and instructed persons in the industry guidelines associated with live electrical apparatus, using the established cutting plan relevant to the vegetation type.

This course encompasses the safe use of appropriate/specialised tools and equipment according to requirements and established procedures. Understand how to safely access trees from above ground level to install restraints/slings, removing tree limbs in a safe manner, and clearing debris from the felling site to eliminate the occurrence of electrical incidents.

This unit of competency does not include entry of persons, mobile plant, equipment, and/or specialised tools into to the safe approach distance (SAD) as defined.

 

Duration: 2 days

 

Pre-Requisite units of competency are listed in the Course Details Tab of this page. 

 

Course sessions


Location Address Dates
Victoria Office 4, Level 1 6 Wedgewood Rd, Hallam VIC 3803 Melbourne, Australia Email: belinda.t@dnatraining.com.au Phone: 0405781459 Start date: 09 Nov 2021 08:00
End date: 10 Nov 2021 16:00
Victoria Office 4, Level 1 6 Wedgewood Rd, Hallam VIC 3803 Melbourne, Australia Email: belinda.t@dnatraining.com.au Phone: 0405781459 Start date: 30 Nov 2021 08:00
End date: 01 Dec 2021 16:00
Victoria Office 4, Level 1 6 Wedgewood Rd, Hallam VIC 3803 Melbourne, Australia Email: belinda.t@dnatraining.com.au Phone: 0405781459 Start date: 20 Dec 2021 08:00
End date: 21 Dec 2021 16:00
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Duration: 2-Days

The EWP Cutter Stream is from the UET20319 Certificate II in ESI - Powerline Vegetation Control Course as an add on to the Core Package and is inline with the VESI and ESI mandatory requirements for initial training for a person wishing to work as a Cutter from an Elevated Work Platform (EWP).

 

We deliver this course through one day of Theory and one day of hands on Practical 

 

Pre-Requisite Unit of Competency (UoC)

  • 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

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of the 2-Day course you will receive a Statement of Attainment certifying your completion of the National Recognised Training. 

 

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

 

For further information contact our team at admin@dnatraining.com.au

 

DNA Training Solutions works in auspice agreement with Thoughtplanters RTO 40739. Statements of Attainment and Certificates are issued through Thoughtplanters as Nationally Recognised Training

 

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Training Locations

ESI EWP Cutter Course will provide you with access to our e-learning portal.

You can complete your theory anytime anywhere. You don't have to sit in a classroom!

You will be able to access our Trainers and Assessors through the e-learning portal.

We offer LLN support to help guide you through your learning journey with us. 

Once you have finished your theory you will automatically sent a notification of the Practical Day training location. 

Practical Location

Our Trainers and Assessors take you hands on out into the field to apply your knowledge and form your skills in cutting safely from an EWP.

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 equipment which will assist in minimising health and safety risks within the workplace.

Being professionally trained in cutting vegetation from an EWP in an ESI environment 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 us on 0405781459 or email admin@dnatraining.com.au

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