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Course Number: UET30612-01V03
Those gaining this qualification will be able to acquire the skills and knowledge needed for a career in the Electricity Supply Industry.The scope of this qualification covers: Distribution overhead powerline industry such as installation, maintenance and inspection poles, structures and associated hardware used on poles and structures.The work also encompasses the installation and maintenance of electrical equipment, conductors and cables used in the powerline industry. The use of support plant and equipment to undertake these tasks and environmental concerns also play a part in this job function.
Offered on 1 campus
There are no formal educational requirements for this course.However, the Transmission, Distribution and Rail Training Package recommends typical language, literacy and numeracy skill levels needed to successfully complete each Competency Standard Unit undertaken within this qualification.Learners should either be in relevant employment or have access to appropriate simulated workplace environments to achieve the completion requirements of this course.
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