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Skills obtained in this course:

Installs & Breakdowns

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

Simulated Work Environment

Benefit from the close and detailed guidance of our trainers in person.

Inspections

Conduct visual inspections Conduct detailed inspections of hazardous areas installations

Documentation

Compile and produce appropriate documentation of work operations.

 

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.

Peter Hablutzel

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

Wes Hodgson

As a licensed electrician, Wes has 30+ years’ experience in the industrial, resource and mining sectors.

Paul Clack

Paul brings his vast experience in coal and goal mines as a superintendent to his classrooms.

Luke Day

Being a Hazardous Areas specialist, Luke has extensive experience as an engineer, manager and trainer.

Greg Potter

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

Gary Lucas

Having both domestic and international experience, Gary has valuable expertise in the gas, coal and mining industries.

Grant Collingwood

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

EEHA Refresher Online

Course Description

The Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas (EEHA) course is for Electricians who work or plan to work in hazardous areas; Coal Mine / Gas Drainage Plants / Food Processing / LNG / Timber Milling / Petrochemical Industries. It covers the principles of hazardous area classification, explosion-protection techniques, equipment installation requirements, inspections, and procedures for breakdowns and maintenance, with theory and practical components.

This course is identified as a recognised competency for an EEHA competent electrician to AS/NZS4761.1 in hazardous industries and it is also identified as being recognised by the Coal Mining Safety and Health Advisory Committee for an Underground Electrician.

Course Delivery

The EEHA Refresher Course is conducted Online via Self- Paced External study.

Training is completed face to face.

24hr access to Volt Edge support network.

View our calendar to see which dates suits you.

Unit of Competencies
Unit Code Unit Name
UEENEEM080A Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area
UEENEEM019A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas—coal mining.
UEENEEM020A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas—gas atmospheres.
UEENEEM021A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas—dust atmospheres.
UEENEEM022A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas—pressurisation.
UEENEEM023A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems—coal mining.
UEENEEM024A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems—gas atmospheres.
UEENEEM025A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems— dust atmospheres.
UEENEEM026A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems—pressurisation.
UEENEEM027A Maintain equipment in hazardous area— coal mining.
UEENEEM028A Maintain equipment in hazardous area— gas atmospheres.
UEENEEM029A Maintain equipment in hazardous area— dust atmospheres.
UEENEEM030A Maintain equipment in hazardous area— pressurisation.
UEENEEM038A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations— coal mining.
UEENEEM039A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations— gas atmospheres.
UEENEEM040A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations— dust atmospheres.
UEENEEM041A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations— dust atmospheres.
UEENEEM042A Conduct visual inspection of hazardous areas installations.
UEENEEM043A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations— coal mining.
UEENEEM044A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations— gas atmospheres.
UEENEEM045A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations— dust atmospheres.

 

Pre-requisites

If you hold an unrestricted Australian Electrical Licence or Instrumentation Licence, that meets the pre-requisites, and you have successfully completed an EEHA qualification previously or have extensive industry knowledge you may be eligible to complete the EEHA Online Refresher.

Course Cost and Duration

$ 880.00 (GST Inclusive).

 

Outcome

Upon completion of the course you will be issued a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment in Installation and Maintenance of Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas.

*Interested in upgrading and completing the full UEE42611 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical?
If you are a fully qualified electrician you only need to complete 4 extra units online self-paced.