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EEHA Training in Hazardous Areas

EEHA Training - Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Area or Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas

RTO Provider Number 32137

This course is intended for electrical workers, technicians and engineers involved with installing and maintaining electrical equipment in hazardous areas. It covers the principles of hazardous area classification, explosion-protection techniques, equipment installation requirements, inspections, and procedures for breakdowns and maintenance, with theory and practical components.

EEHA training is currently being taught in by us in Mackay, Gladstone, Newcastle, Darwin, Hobart, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide, Wollongong and New Zealand.

Installation and Maintenance of Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas

This training is made up of several EEHA competencies:

Mackay Electrical Training is training units of competency from the latest UEE11 ver 1.0

Endorsement offered for Ex 'd', Ex 'e', Ex 'i', Ex 'm', Ex 'n', Ex 'p', ('DIP', or Ex 'tD', Ex 't'), Ex 'mD', Ex 'pD', and Ex 'iD' and mixed explosion-protection techniques.
The EEHA course is initially a 5 day course but if done as a refresher it is a 2 day course, only electricians that have previously done an EEHA accredited course can complete the EEHA refresher course.

At the completion of this course if found competent the student will receive a Statement of Attainment listing the competencies above.
This training is for those interested in getting employment in an Underground Coal Mines, LNG Industry or other hazardous Area industry.

Mackay Electrical Training (METrain) - The course material was designed by an EEM - (Electrical Engineering Manager) with 24 years' experience underground and 14 years as an EEM. Tony McKewin is the trainer and has worked in several positions in a coal Mine including UG Electrician, Longwall Engineer, Electrical Engineer and Maintenance Manager.

Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas

Mackay Electrical Training can now offer the Qualification Cert IV in Hazardous Areas. Cert IV in Hazardous Areas in a Qualification where EEHA is a skill set of competencies.
UEE42611 Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas training is the qualification that can be achieved by firstly completing:

- EEHA competencies and;

- Cert IV Gap Training.

The Cert IV Gap Training is a self paced learning for study external to our facilities and a Credit transfer or RPL of the equivalent Electrical / Instrumentation competencies.

The EEHA competencies course is a 5 day face to face course conducted in a workshop style environment.
The assessment will have 5 Components - Written Assessment 1 & 2 and EEHA Practical Assessments 1 & 2 and an Oral Assessment.
For those interested in applying or simply finding out more information, click on the Mackay Electrical Training link and send Tony an Email Mackay Electrical Training

If you have previously done the EEHA course and have worked in a related industry you are eligible to do the EEHA Refresher course as a RPL where you will be required to prove your work history - to apply for the RPL course click the RPL link and Tony will ring you back and conduct an interview to discuss eligibility Interested in EEHA Refresher


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