Whether working as an individual alone or as part of a team/work group and working in liaison with other team members, a hazard analysis may be required under a safety case by organisation procedures or simply as being good practice. This might be done as an independent activity in order to identify hazards and the appropriate hazard controls, or it might be done as part of a broader process, such as identifying and applying for the permits required for a job.
This unit covers safety testing of electrical cord connected equipment and cord assemblies. It will provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to work safely using a portable apparatus tester, identify safe and unsafe cords and apparatus, identify faults, applying tagging, arranging for repair of faulty equipment and complete testing documentation.
The following units will be included in your certificate:
This course has a prerequisite of UEECD0007 Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace.
Participants must have the physical capacity to use appropriate equipment, have oral and written communication skills to follow instructions and complete report documentation, literacy and numeracy skills to read and interpret policy, procedural and legislative documents.
|Refresher min. duration||N/A|
|Blended min. duration||N/A|
|Face-to-face min. duration||480 minutes|
|Online with face-to-face min. duration||N/A|
This certificate does not require renewal
Performance tasks – The assessor must observe the following performance tasks:
Documentation – The student must compete all documentation according to the required standard:
Theory assessment – A written exam consisting of multiple choice and short answer questions to be completed at the end of the training session. Students are able to refer to their Learners resource material.