EEHA Training (Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas)

  • Nationally Accredited course.
  • Delivered over 5 days.
  • Emphasis on practical inspections.
  • Outcomes are from the new UEE42620 training package

EEHA Training (Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas)

Course Description

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 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 in Hazardous Areas competencies. 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.

Course Delivery

Face to Face 

Delivered in a 5 day holistic theory and assessment block.

The Volume of Learning for this program will comprise of:
40 hours of pre-reading. (Optional)
45 hours of supervised (Face to Face) instruction including :

  • 30 hours of supervised theory instruction and discussions.
  • 15 hours of supervised assessment activities (written and practical)

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.

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 delivered in all states using Brisbane Time 7:30 am to 4:30 pm


Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Statement of Attainment listing the competencies in the outcome tab.

As such, you will have the skills to:
Take actions to limit risk of an explosion.
Prepare to attend breakdown.
Install the equipment and wiring systems.
Complete maintenance work inspections and documentation.
Conduct inspection (Visual, close and Detailed).
Select and check equipment, wiring and accessories.

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

Skills Obtained

Simulated Work Environment

Simulated Work Environment

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



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.

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

To gain a Nationally Recognised outcome, students are required to hold a Certificate III in Electrotechnology or an Unrestricted Australian Electrical Licence. If you do not hold the pre-requisites and require the skills and knowledge you can attend and gain a Statement of Attendance. Please contact Volt Edge to ensure you meet the requirements.

Full Cost Gst Inc $2400.00
Fixed GST Amount $0.00

EEHA is a skillset from the UEE42620 – Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical training package. Click here for further explanation as to those qualification details.

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EEHA Refresher

If you have previously completed the EEHA course and have worked in a related industry you are eligible to do the Hazardous Area Training EEHA refresher course. The EEHA, Electrical Equipment for Hazardous Areas course is initially a 5 day course but if done as a EEHA refresher it is a 3 day course, only electricians that have previously completed an EEHA accredited course can complete the EEHA refresher course. To apply for the Refresher please send through your previous Statement of Attainment and contact information to From there you will receive a phone call interview to verify your eligibility for the EEHA refresher course.

UEE42620 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical

Upgrade your Statement of Attainment to a full qualification to excel even further, complete the Gap Training to your qualifications and receive a UEE42620 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical Certificate, simply by completing an additional four units of competency, it’s that easy! Our UEE42620 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical course is offered nation-wide as the EEHA 5 day course then 4 units online self-paced.

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