E-Learning Course

Hazardous Areas Awareness

Overview

This course is designed to provide you with a knowledge of Hazardous Areas, how these areas are classified, the equipment used within them and how to safely work in an area.  The course is intended for electrical and non-electrical personnel who may work in, or around Hazardous Areas.

Our e-Learning courses are self-paced where students can enrol online at any time, completing the program at their convenience.

Duration

Self-paced

Location

Online

Price

$375

Course Outline

The Hazardous Areas Awareness course provides an overview of the following topics:

  1. Conditions for explosions
  2. Flammable materials
  3. Ignition sources
  4. Properties of gases, vapours and combustible dusts
  5. Hazardous area classification
  6. Explosion-protection techniques
  7. Equipment labelling
  8. Verification dossiers
  9. Overview of legal requirements and Australian Standards
  10. Procedures for use in hazardous areas

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Outcomes

Upon completing the online program, students will be issued a Certificate of Completion

Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisite requirements for this course

Who should attend?

This Hazardous Area Awareness course is suitable for anyone working in a hazardous area, including:

  1. Cleaning staff
  2. HSE staff
  3. Trade personnel
  4. Management

A trade qualification is not necessary.

Course Pathway Options

INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT IN HAZARDOUS AREAS (EEHA I&M)

Electrical workers who are involved in the installation, maintenance, testing and inspection of electrical equipment in hazardous areas should enrol in the nationally recognised Installation and Maintenance of Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas course.

HAZARDOUS AREAS COMPLIANCE

Supervisors, HSE Personnel and Managers of sites that contain one or more hazardous areas may choose to enrol in the nationally recognised Hazardous Areas Compliance course to gain a deeper understanding of the legal requirements and how to effectively ensure that those requirements are being met.

Need help finding the right course?

There is more than enough in the course content to make sure we walk away

Stuart Grant
(Cert IV Instrumentation Student)

There is more than enough in the course content to make sure we walk away

Stuart Grant
(Cert IV Instrumentation Student)

There is more than enough in the course content to make sure we walk away

Stuart Grant
(Cert IV Instrumentation Student)

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