UEE42620 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical

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UEE42620 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical

Course Description

Volt Edge Training is offering the latest UEE42620 – Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas to students nation wide. It is a Qualification where Electrical Equipment for Hazardous Areas (EEHA) is a skill set of competencies, with an extra four units of competency are added called Gap Training once successful completion of all requirements you will gain the qualification.

This Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas course covers the principles of hazardous area installation, maintenance, inspections, and breakdowns of explosion-protection equipment with a high emphasis of practical inspections. Our Hazardous Area Training course has been designed with a new starter in mind but with enough technical knowledge to stimulated the most educated student. So if you plan to work in the LNG industry, Coal industry, or petrochemical industries then Volt Edge is the training provider you need when completing your Electrical Equipment for Hazardous Areas. Endorsement offered for Ex ‘d’, Ex ‘e’, Ex ‘i’, Ex ‘m’, Ex ‘n’, Ex ‘p’, Ex ‘t’, Ex ‘m’, Ex ‘pD’ and mixed explosion-protection techniques.

The course is Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas Training and the course material was designed by Tony McKewin who has 28 years hazardous area experience and has an Associate Diploma in Electrical Engineering as well as being a qualified Electrician.

UEE42620 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas - Electrical (Cert IV HA) training is the qualification that can be achieved by completing the following:
→ EEHA 5 day course: Pre-selected units by Volt Edge (delivered face to face)
→ Online Units: 4 units to be completed (Cert IV Gap Training)
→ Credit Transfer: Elective competency (from students trade qualification)*

Course Delivery

EEHA Component

Face to Face 

Delivered in a 5 day holistic theory and assessment block with an online self-paced component before and after the face to face delivery.

The Volume of Learning for this program will comprise of:
→ 40 hours (Optional) of workbook reading 
→ 45 hours of supervised instruction including:
→ 30 hours of supervised theory instruction and discussions.
→ 15 hours of supervised assessment activities (written and practical).


Live Web - Live web is a online version of a face to face course.  The course is run with an accredited trainer and assessor in attendance at all times. The student can do the course anywhere in Australia with the use of a computer and camera.  

Note: We recommend two screens to be used on a computer or laptop.

Note: Live Web is delivered in all states using Brisbane Time 7:30 am to 4:30 pm

*Interested in live web, make the selection in the training calendar when you book.

Gap Component

The remaining 4 units of competency are offered online self paced and is studied through our online learner management system. A Credit transfer of 1 other unit is required to gain the qualification (supply your transcripts prior to enrolment to ensure you meet the requirements).

*Students have a maximum of 12 months to complete their assessments from release of the course material.


Currently Training EEHA face to face in Brisbane, Mackay, Sydney and Melbourne. Specialized onsite Hazardous Area Training is available by calling one of our consultants on 1300 761 366.

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Skills Obtained

Problem solving

Problem solving

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



Conduct visually detailed inspections of hazardous areas installations..

Maintain & Testing

Maintain & Testing

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

Installs & Breakdowns

Installs & Breakdowns

Attend to breakdowns in HA. Install explosion protected equipment & wiring systems.

UEECD0010 Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
UEECD0024 Implement and monitor energy sector WHS policies and procedures
UEECD0027 Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEECO0017 Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
UEEHA0004 Enter a classified hazardous area to undertake work related to electrical equipment
UEEHA0020 Conduct detailed inspection of electrical installations for hazardous areas
UEEHA0022 Determine the explosion-protection requirements to meet a specified classified hazardous area
UEEHA0025 Install explosion-protected equipment and associated apparatus and wiring systems
UEEHA0026 Maintain equipment associated with hazardous areas
UEEHA0029 Plan electrical installations for hazardous areas
UEEHA0038 Conduct visual and close inspection of electrical installations for hazardous areas
UEERE0015 Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures

The entry requirement for this qualification is:

UEE30820 Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician or a current 'Unrestricted Electricians Licence' or its equivalent issued in an Australian state or territory.

Unrestricted electrical licence or electrical mechanic licence. Note: to only have an electrical fitter licence is not sufficient.

**1 unit is required to be credit transferred to gain the required points for the electives. A copy of your transcript will be requested.

Full Cost Gst Inc $2899.00
Fixed GST Amount $0.00


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