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Skills obtained in this course:

Compiling Verification Dossier

Learn to compile, manage and assess a Hazardous Area Verification Dossier against the requirements


Pair workplace protocols and creative initiative to methodically design and produce various projects


Compile and produce appropriate documentation of work operations.

Audit Compliance Reports

Learn to document, compile and report audit findings. Upskill and become a QA/QC specialist.


Our Trainers

Mark Harvey

Being a Hazardous Areas specialist, Mark has 10+ years’ experience with engineering of Hazardous Areas.

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.

Paul Clack

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

Peter Hablutzel

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

Hazardous Areas Inspectors

Course Description

Volt Edge has now developed a National Recognised Inspectors course, which is a course designed to allow a Hazardous Area Electrician to:
Be authorised at a particular site as an Inspector.
Used as technical back up for the QLD Hazardous Areas Auditors application.
Used at technical back up for the Victorian H class inspectors course and application.

Content Delivery

This is a 5 day face to face course with a mix of practical and theory. The person, when deemed competent, should be able to inspect previous completed a detailed inspection of a hazardous area installation and then create an auditable document list of non compliances and which clause in the Australian Standards that is required.


After successful completion of this course, students will have the skills to:
Verify hazardous classification for the area.
Select and check equipment, wiring and accessories.
Design system and installation.
Audit hazardous areas documentation (verification dossier).
Prepare to audit as-built installation.
Establish and implement procedures for maintaining explosion-protection.

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
UEENEEM054A Plan Electrical installations of hazardous areas – gas.
UEENEEM056A Plan Electrical installations of hazardous areas – pressurisation.
UEENEEM057A Design explosion-protected electrical systems and installations – gas.
UEENEEM059A Design explosion-protected electrical systems and installations – pressurisation.
UEENEEM065A Conduct audit of hazardous areas installations – gas atmospheres.
UEENEEM078A Manage compliance of hazardous areas.



Pre-req’s apply. Contact Volt Edge for more information.

Course Cost and Duration

$ 2,800 (GST Free).


The course can be done by Engineers or Electricians with a background in Hazardous Areas to be able to inspect other tradesmen’s hazardous area work to Australian Standards.

Essential Knowledge

Knowledge of an Australia Standards is important, although the student will receive particular information from the below standards:
AS/NZS 60079.14:2017 Part14 Design selection, erection and initial inspection.
AS/NZS 3000 2018 Wiring Rules.