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Safe Approach Distances - Vegetation Work


Safe Approach Distances -

Vegetation Work


This course has been specifically designed to meet the ESV/ESI/VESI mandatroy annual safety requirements for working on Powerline Vegetation Control to provide the skills and knowledge in safe and correct approach responses to help minimise risk within the workplace and meet the mandatory requirements. 


The 1/2 day course is a non-accredited training that is regulated through he Victorian Vegetation Skills and Training Matrix for Ground Crew, EWP Cutter, Assessor and Climber


Pre-Requisite Unit

UETTDREL14 Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker


Annual Refresher for workers in the following fields for Powerline Vegetation Control

  • AusNet
  • Jemena
  • Powercor
  • Citypower
  • UED
  • Council
  • ORP


  • Course Details
  • Course Outcomes
  • Locations
  • Group Bookings

Course Details

This course module provides the learner with the knowledge and skills to maintain Safe Approach Distances (SAD) and Vegetation clearances to High Voltage (HV) and Low Voltage (LV) electrical apparatus


Duration: 1/2 day, approximately 3.5 hours

Type: Non-Accredited


Delivery Methods

This course module can be used for refresher training only

We offer you the choice to study through traditional Face to Face Classroom Based workshops or at your own paced through our Self-Paced Online Moodle system so that you can study anytime or anywhere.

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of the 1/2 Day course you will receive a Statement of Attainment certifying your completion of the National Recognised Training as well as the Certificate of Competency for the non-accredited components of your training.


Non-Accredited Competencies included:

  • Safe Approach Distances – Vegetation Work


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

Training Locations

SADs - VW Annual Refreshers can 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 to maintain your skills and knowledge or provide supplementary evidence from the workplace to demonstrate that you have the right knowledge and skills.

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 SADs Annual Refreshers you ensure your team keeps on top of industry requirements


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


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