This course is designed for Western Power authorised electrical workers employed by accredited contractors to be approved to connect consumers to the Network.
Evidence of the above MUST be presented to confirm enrolment eligibility
Persons wishing to undertake this course should apply to Western Power Inspection Services Branch [phone (08) 9359 7553] prior to enrolment to obtain approval to attend this course. This must be provided to us prior to enrolment being accepted.
This course focuses on the practical aspect of testing and connecting service connections. Various training aids and activities are included in the course (eg live connections) to enable participants to directly apply the knowledge gained in the workplace.
Upon successful course completion students will be provided with a Certificate of Completion.
Theoretical and practical assessment will consist of the following:
Students are required to obtain the following materials and equipment for reference and use during this course:
AZ/NZS 3000 : 2007 Wiring Rules
(available for purchase from CSTA)
Disclaimer: Standards Australia are subject to change without notice and all students should check for the latest version before purchase
NOTE: All testers are to have a current Calibration Certificate
Candidates are encouraged to bring their own measuring equipment and tools. You will be trained to use this equipment. CSTA meters, testers and tools are available but you must supply your own PPE.
A CTF Subsidy may apply to your enrolment. Please see their website and refer to the “Levy & Funding Guidelines” for more information - https://ctf.wa.gov.au/industry/funding-support/
Regional courses can be arranged with client subject to numbers. Please contact us so that we may discuss this with you.