This course acts a refresher to students who have previously taken the Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas (EEHA) units but require an update on industry changes or a simple reminder of the theory and practical covered in EEHA units. The 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.
Delivered in a 2 day holistic theory and assessment block with an online self-paced component before and after the face to face delivery.
→ 5 hours of supervised theory instruction and discussions.
Upon successful completion, students will:
→ Be issued a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment in Installation and Maintenance of Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas.
→ Become update to date in current legislation and the modern industry.
→ Renew your Hazardous Area qualifications.
Training is completed face to face.
24hr access to Volt Edge support network.
View our calendar to see which dates suits you.
|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 — pressurisation.|
|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.|
|UEENEEM046A||Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations — pressurisation.|
|UEENEEM054A||Plan electrical installations of hazardous areas – gas.|
|UEENEEM055A||Plan electrical installations of hazardous areas – dust.|
|UEENEEM056A||Plan electrical installations of hazardous areas – pressurisation.|
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. To gain a Nationally Recognised outcome, students are required to hold a Certificate III in Electrotechnology or an Unrestricted Australian Electrical Licence. Also, to undertake the refresher you must have completed an EEHA course previously and hold current/recent site experience.
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.
In person: $ 1,100.00 (GST Incl).
Online: $ 550.00 (GST Incl).
This course is available to take online or in person. If you’d like to take this course online, the volume of learning will comprise of:
→ 40 hours of pre-reading.
→ 15 hours of assessment activity (written).
→ Up to 10 hours of capstone assessment (online) including revision if required.