Skills obtained in this course:

Compiling Verification Dossier

Learn to compile, manage and assess a Hazardous Area Verification Dossier against the requirements


Pair workplace protocols and creative initiative to methodically design and produce various projects


Compile and produce appropriate documentation of work operations.

Audit Compliance Reports

Learn to document, compile and report audit findings. Upskill and become a QA/QC specialist.

Hazardous Areas Inspectors Course

Course Description
Volt Edge has now developed a National Recognised Inspectors course, which is a course designed to allow a Hazardous Area Electrician to:
Be authorised at a particular site as an Inspector.
Used as technical back up for the QLD Hazardous Areas Auditors application or.
Used at technical back up for the Victorian H class inspectors course and application.

The course can be done by Engineers or Electricians with a background in Hazardous Areas to be able to inspect other tradesmen’s hazardous area work to Australian Standards.

Course Delivery
This is a 5 day face to face course with a mix of practical and theory. The person, when deemed competent, should be able to inspect previous completed a detailed inspection of a hazardous area installation and then create an auditable document list of non compliances and which clause in the Australian Standards that is required.

Training is completed face to face.

24hr access to Volt Edge support network.

View our calendar to see which dates suits you.

Essential Knowledge
Knowledge of an Australia Standards is important although the student will receive particular information from the below standards.
AS/NZS 60079.14:2009 Explosive atmospheres – Electrical installations design, selection and erection (IEC 60079-14, Ed. 4.0(2007) MOD).
AS/NZS 3000:2007 Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules).

Units of Competencies

Unit Code Unit Name
UEENEEM054A Plan Electrical installations of hazardous areas – gas.
UEENEEM056A Plan Electrical installations of hazardous areas – pressurisation.
UEENEEM057A Design explosion-protected electrical systems and installations – gas.
UEENEEM059A Design explosion-protected electrical systems and installations – pressurisation.
UEENEEM065A Conduct audit of hazardous areas installations – gas atmospheres.
UEENEEM078A Manage compliance of hazardous areas.



Unit Code Unit Name
PMASUP410A Develop plant documentation.
UEENEEG131A Evaluate performance of low voltage electrical apparatus.
UEENEEG060B Evaluate performance of LV electrical machines.
UEENEEE015B Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects.
UEENEEG130A Design switchboards rated for high fault levels (greater than 400 A).
UEENEEI123A Design electronic control systems.

NOTE: This is not an exhaustive list. Email or call 1300 761 366 for more information.

After successful completion of this course, you will have the skills to:
Verify hazardous classification for the area.
Select and check equipment, wiring and accessories.
Design system and installation.
Audit hazardous areas documentation (verification dossier) and prepare to audit as-built installation.
Establish and implement procedures for maintaining explosion-protection.

$ 2,800 (GST Free).