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Hazardous Areas Compliance

Course Overview

This Hazardous Areas Compliance course provides nationally recognised training that meets the competency requirements of AS/NZS 4761 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA).

Duration

2 days

Location

Delivered at one of Competency Training’s national training centres, or at a client’s facility.

Price

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Dates

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This nationally recognised Hazardous Areas Compliance course is designed to equip relevant personnel with the knowledge and skills required to ensure that the hazardous area under their responsibility is compliant with legislation and Standards.

This course provides an overview of duties and responsibilities relating to Hazardous Area legislation and compliance, including:

  1. The nature and properties of combustible substances
  2. Classification principles
  3. Explosion-protection principles
  4. Responsibilities of all parties involved in the safety of Hazardous Areas
  5. Occupation health and safety responsibilities relating to Hazardous Areas
  6. Requirements for a Verification Dossier and what to look for when visiting a classified Hazardous Area and reviewing the dossier

Relevant industries include:

  1. Aviation
  2. Fuel storage and dispensing
  3. Marine material handling and storage
  4. Mining
  5. Petrochemical
  6. Food processing and storage

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UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Upon successful completion of the course, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following Units of Competency will be issued:

UEENEEM078A Manage Compliance of Hazardous Areas

To attain the nationally recognised unit of competency, course participants must be able to demonstrate competency in general plant management.

Contact us for more information or to discuss your eligibility to enrol in the course.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course is applicable to supervisory personnel in a business or site that has a hazardous area within the premises. This includes:

  • Business Owner
  • Plant Manager
  • Site Safety Manager
  • Senior OHS/HSE personnel
  • Senior electrical personnel / supervisors.