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UET20321 - Certificate II in ESI - Powerline Vegetation Control

$2100.00

Learn safely how to manage Vegetation Control as GROUND CREW for the Electrical Supply Industry!

Qualification Description

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge to work in the electricity supply industry (ESI) or the vegetation control industry as a Powerline Vegetation Control Worker.

This qualification covers vegetation control work at and above ground level in the vicinity of live electrical apparatus. It also includes complying with relevant legislation, applicable industry guidelines, codes of practices or other related requirements for safe work in the vicinity of live electrical apparatus.

The application of the skills and knowledge described within the units in this qualification may require a licence/registration to practice in the workplace.

Other conditions may also apply under state and territory legislative and regulatory licensing requirements which must be confirmed prior to commencing this qualification.

 

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification

 

Packaging Rules

We have selected the appropriate Elective Units so that you can immidiately start as a ground crew operator using Chainsaws, Chipper/Mulcher and Pruning around the Powerlines for Vegetation Control.

A total of 8 units  comprising:

  • 5 core units  listed below; plus
  • 2 elective units  from Group A listed below; plus
  • 1 elective unit  from any group listed below within this qualification or, with appropriate contextualisation, from a qualification in this or any other endorsed Training Package, provided selected unit contributes to the vocational outcome of the qualification.
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  • Units of Competency
  • Training and Assessment Strategy

2022 Course Schedule

DNA Training runs monthly UET20321 Certificate II in ESI - Powerline Vegetation Control programs so that you can plan ahead upskilling your team or gaining your qualifications

 

Start Date Duration Enrol Before
Monday 10th January 2022 5 Days 5/01/2022
Monday 7th February 2022 5 Days 02/02/2022
Monday 7th March 2022 5 Days 02/03/2022
Monday 4th April 2022 5 Days 23/03/2022
Monday 2nd May 2022 5 Days 27/04/2022
Monday 30th May 2022 5 Days 25/05/2022
Monday 4th July 2022 5 Days 29/06/2022
Monday 1st August 2022 5 Days 27/07/2022
Monday 5th September 2022 5 Days 31/08/2022
Monday 3rd October 2022 5 Days 28/09/2022
Monday 7th November 2022 5 Days 02/11/2022
Monday 5th December 2022 5 Days 30/11/2022

 

 

UET20321 - Certificate II in ESI

Powerline Vegetation Control

(Ground Crew)

The following units of competency and modules have been selected to aid you in starting your career in the Powerline Vegetation Control industry as a GROUND CREW opporator. 

Packaging Rules

A total of 8 units comprising:

·          5 core units listed below; plus

·          2 elective units from Group A listed below; plus

·          1 elective unit from any group listed below within this qualification or, with appropriate contextualisation, from a qualification in this or any other endorsed Training Package, provided selected unit contributes to the vocational outcome of the qualification.

Core Units of Competency

AHCMOM213

Operate and maintain chainsaws

UETDREL002

Comply with environmental requirements

UETDREL006

Work safely in the vicinity of live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker

UETDRVC001

Apply work health and safety requirements for powerline vegetation control

UETDRVC009

Monitor vegetation control work in the vicinity of live electrical apparatus

 

Elective Units of Competency

FWPHAR2208

Operate a mobile chipper/mulcher

UETDRVC007

Control vegetation using pruning techniques

UETDRVC005

Control vegetation in the vicinity of live electrical apparatus from ground level

 

Non-Accredited Modules

The following subjects are inclusive in the standard delivery as optional:

  • Safe Approach Distances - Vegetation Work
  • Safe to Approach SWER
  • Manual Handling
  • VESI Environmental Framework
  • VESI Safety Framework

 

Training and the Award is issued through Thoughtplanters Australia RTO40739 and is recorded on the ESI Worker Portal at successful completion

TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT STRATEGY

Our training has been designed to aid the visual and audio learners through structured tutorials and a good balance of practical skills formation so that you can have a hands on skills building activities. 

Assessment Methods include:

  • Written Questions
  • Questions and Answers
  • Role Plays
  • Scenario Case Studies
  • Practical Observations

 

Practical Training Locations

Immerse yourself in the simulated training environment with DNA Training Solutions at over 200 acres of lush vegetation. We provide practical training location access all year round at our varies sights in the Yarra Ranges

  • Macclesfield
  • Avonsleigh
  • Gembrook
  • Beaconsfield

Practical Skills Formation is an important part of your learning journey so we take you off site to apply your skills under the safe direction of your Trainer and Assessor. We limit 6 student per Trainer and Assessor to ensure you have quality skill instruction and essential one on one time to formulate your technique. 

WHAT TO BRING?
Please bring relevant PPE to your practical training days including the following items:
• Chaps
• Hard hat
• Safety glasses
• Hearing protection
• Cut class 5 gloves
• Sunscreen
• High Visibility Clothing
• Safety boots

 

Equipment 

We use the STIHL MS 261 C-M Professional Chainsaws as our chainsaw of choice for forming your skills from the STIHL SHOP in DANDENONG

We own our VERMEER BC700XL Wood Chipper to take onsite so that you can chip what you prune on the day! The BC700XL is the smallest machine in Vermeer's wood chipper line, the BC700XL design is based on operator feedback and focuses on productivity advantage and ease-of-use.

 

Theory Training Rooms

Our Theory Training Rooms are designed for comfort and easy access so that you can sit back and tune in to what the Trainers are guiding you through using our Projector along with each student receiving a copy of the Workbook so that you can easily keep track and follow along. 

Our Training Room has access to DNA Trainings Student Wi-Fi so that you can go online in the Learner Portal to read through the digital Workbook at any time and complete your written assessments. 

 

Group Training Events

Our Trainers and Assessors will come to your business to train your staff on your selected courses which we can tailor to suit your industry. When we train your staff on your site you will have the benefits of minimising risk in the workplace and have the knowledge that your employees can act
in case of an incident occurring to minimise the loss of lives or serious injury.

 

Contact us for your tailored group booking quote on 03 9070 1111 or email Belinda at belinda.t@dnatraining.com.au 

 

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