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Skills obtained in this course:

Documentation

Compile and produce appropriate documentation of work operations.

Simulated Work Environment

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

Install & Configure

Accurately follow the workplace protocol of complex processes.

Safety

If you know what to look for, you can work smarter, safer and be more productive.

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High Voltage Switching

Course Description
The High Voltage Switching Operate, Develop & Perform course is designed for students with some HV experience but require the formal training to allow them to write switching sheets, perform switching operations.

This course delivers in depth training on how to safely perform duties of a High Voltage Switching Operator. This course is a Nationally Recognised course which has been written to meet the requirements of the latest training packages; UEP12 Electricity Supply Industry – Generation Sector Training Package and UET12 Transmission, Distribution and Rail Sector Training Package.

Electrical workers, technicians and engineers involved with maintaining high voltage electrical equipment. We cover the legislation, theory and practical aspect of high voltage installations and maintenance.Volt Edge students who hold an unrestricted electrical licence are eligible to gain a Statement of Attainment with competencies from the UET12 Transmission Package and UEP12 Generation package as listed on the next page. All other students will gain a Statement of Attainment from the UEP12 Generation Package only.
No pre-requisites apply.

Course Delivery
This course is delivered face to face over 3 days.

Training is completed face to face.

24hr access to Volt Edge support network.

View our calender to see which dates suits you.

Unit of Competency

Unit Code Unit Name
UEPOPS349B Operate local H.V. switchgear.
UEPOPS428B Develop H.V. switching programs.
UEPOPS430B Control permit to work operations.
UEPOPS456A Perform switching to a switching program.
UETTDREL16A Working safely near live electrical apparatus.
UETTDRIS44A Perform HV field switching operations to a given schedule.
UETTDRIS48A Develop high voltage switching schedule.
UETTDRIS67A Solve problems in energy system substation switching operation to a given schedule.
UETTDRSB39A Perform power system substation switching operation to a given schedule.

 

Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Statement of Attainment and the ability to:
Prepare to operate switchgear.
Operate circuit breaker.
Validate circuit breaker integrity.
Complete documentation.

Interpret requirements.
Research switching programme.
Draft switching program.
Validate program.

Plan and prepare for permit to work procedures.
Perform permit duties.
Prepare for switching program.
Carry out switching program.

Prepare to solve problems in energy supply network equipment.
Completion and report for problem solving in energy supply network equipment.
Prepare to work safely near live electrical apparatus as electrical worker.
Carry out the work safely near live electrical apparatus as electrical worker.

Cost
HV Switching (3 days) – $1, 900.00 (GST free).

 

DO YOU WANT A REDUCED PRICE FOR HIGH VOLTAGE SWITCHING?
Thanks to CSQ, Volt Edge has received funding for this course.
That means YOU get a discount!

For a limited time only, you can save up to 31% on this course and pay only $1, 300.
This is only available to Queensland residents in specific Queensland locations.
There’s never been a better time to enrol.

For more information:
Click here to download the flyer for this offer.
Click here to view our funding page that explains eligibility and more.
 
 

Alternative Courses Associated with HV Switching
We understand that sometimes combining courses or offering refreshers are much cheaper than either taking separate courses or re-doing a unit from the very beginning. Volt Edge has your back.
If you’d like more information than what we’ve offered on the below courses, please feel free to call us on 1300 761 355.

HV Switching Refresher – For most HV Switching Operators, their license needs to be updated every 2-3 years.
Click here to download the flyer for this course.

HV Switching Refresher and Coordination – Coordination on its own costs $800, but when you combine it with HV Switching Refresher, pay only $300 for the Coord units.
Click here to download the flyer for this course.

HV Switching and Coordination – Enrol in these two courses together and save the $500 you would spend taking them seperately.
Click here to download the flyer for this course.

To enrol in either HV Refresher, HV Refresher & Coordination, or HV Switching & Coordination, please go to the training calendar.

Cost
HV Switching Refresher (2 days) – $1, 000 (GST Inclusive).
HV Switching Refresher and Coordination (4 days) – $1, 400 (GST Inclusive).
HV Switching and Coordination (5 days) – $2, 200 (GST Free).