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Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical

Course Description

Train with Volt Edge so that you can work in coal, gas, dust & pressurisation atmospheres! This course covers all the principles of hazardous areas classification, explosion-protection techniques, equipment installation requirements, inspections, and, procedures for breakdowns and maintenance, with theory and practical components, achieving a popular qualification.

UEE42611 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas (Cert IV HA) training is the qualification that can be achieved by completing the following:
EEHA competencies.
Cert IV Gap Training.

Course Delivery

The Certificate IV Gap Training is an assessment that is self paced and is studied through our online learning management system externally to our training facilities. A Credit transfer or RPL of the equivalent Electrical / Instrumentation competencies is also available.

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Looking for something more tailored to your needs? We also provide specialised onsite training, just call us 1300 761 366

Skills obtained

Installs & Breakdowns

Conduct visually detailed inspections of hazardous areas installations.


Conduct visually detailed inspections of hazardous areas installations.

Problem Solving

Apply higher-level order thinking skills to promote workplace initiative and resolution.

Maintain & Testing

Maintain equipment in hazardous areas. Conduct testing of hazardous areas.

Unit of Competencies
Unit Code Unit Name
UEENEEE038B Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan.
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace.
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, dismantle, assemble of utilities industry components.
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits.
UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment.
UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications.
UEENEEE117A Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures.
UEENEEE124A Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report.
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work.
UEENEEG033A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits.
UEENEEG063A Arrange circuits, control and protection for general.
UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits.
UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits.
UEENEEG103A Install low voltage wiring and accessories.
UEENEEG104A Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations.
UEENEEG105A Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations.
UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits.
UEENEEG107A Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations.
UEENEEG108A Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits.
UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical control circuits.
UEENEEK145A Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures.
UEENEEM080A Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous areas.


Students must hold a UEE30811 Certificate III in Electrotechnology – Electrician (or similar) and/or unrestricted electrical license or electrical mechanic license. Note: to only have an electrical fitter license is not sufficient.

On the matter of electives, please email or ring Volt Edge to see what’s available.

Course Cost and Duration

UEE42611 Certificate IV in Hazardous areas – Electrical (EEHA & Cert IV Gap Training) – $2,899 (GST Free).

This qualification is done in two stages; once the EEHA Component is completed you complete the Cert IV in Gap Training, which will give you the UEE42611 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical qualification.

The Cert IV Gap Training costs are as followed:
Gap Training Only $ 695 (GST Free).
Gap Training Only (if completed EEHA course with Volt Edge) $ 599 (GST Free).
RPL/Credit Transfer Application $ 295 (GST Free).


Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Funding – Volt Edge has been approved for CSQ Higher Level Skills Funding – *This program is open to existing/eligible/unemployed workers in the Building and Construction Industry, are Queensland Residents or permanently employed in QLD, are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, or Australian permanent resident (including humanitarian entrants.

That means YOU get a reduced cost to your training!

For a limited time only, if you are eligible your student contribution fee is only $400.00.

There’s never been a better time to enrol. This program is funded by Construction Skills Queensland. *Only for courses delivered in Mackay
There’s never been a better time to enrol. This program is funded by Construction Skills Queensland. *Only for courses delivered in Mackay

Additional Information

Note: If you hold a current Electrical License you will be awarded a credit transfer for the units that you have completed as part of your trade certificate.

If you wish to see more information about the qualification details, click here.

Our Trainers

Tony McKewin
As the Managing Director (and owner), Tony has 25+ years’ experience in both the mining and LNG industries. He has been training EEHA and HV since 2009. Tony is the Author of the Training material.

Grant Collingwood
With over 15 years in the electrical field, Grant has specialised in HA construction for oil and gas.

Greg Potter
As an experienced engineer, Greg has extensive knowledge as to EEHA, HV and EEM fields.

Peter Hablutzel
Has worked as a commissioning technician and manager, lead engineer, and trainer, for over 35 years in many industrial plants and refineries.

Paul Clack
Paul is a qualified Cert III in Refrigeration and Electrician. He brings his vast experience in coal and gold mines as a superintendent and a happy disposition, to his classrooms.

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