Attend to Breakdowns in Hazardous Areas - Coal Mining (UEE Unit)


This unit is part of the Electrotechnology Training Package. It covers the explosion-protection aspects of attending to a breakdown in a hazardous coal mining area or of explosion-protected and associated equipment. It requires the ability to ascertain the nature of a breakdown, the extent of repairs required and the personnel needed to repair the breakdown.

Entry Requirements:

Prerequisite unit: Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area; and competencies in attending to breakdowns in general electrical or instrumentation equipment mechanical plant/equipment service and maintenance at least at AQF 3 or equivalent.

Subjects you can Study:

Prepare to attend breakdown; Evaluate extent of work; Arrange repair work; Confirm completion of work.

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Morwell No info No Full time
Osborne Park No info No Full time
Optec is a Registered Training Organisation offering AQTF accredited training and consulting services for the energy and allied industries. Optec also supplies specialist equipment, labour services. The provider primarily delivers fee-for-service gap training, skill upgrades and Recognition of Prior Learning to existing power and utilities sector workers, including skilled individuals who have migrated to Australia. Optec generally offers individual units of competency but can deliver ESI qualifications on demand. Courses focus on power generation, transmission and distribution, in addition to high voltage, traction, industrial gas and hazardous area wiring.

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