Overhaul & Repair Initial Training Course
AS/NZS 3800: 2020

This 4 day course is held monthly.
See training calendar for dates.

$1,900 pp
Contact us about training at your site.

23 Warabrook Blvd
Warabrook NSW 2304

Units of Competency

  • UEEHA0003 – Determine the explosion-protection requirements to meet a specified classified hazardous area
  • UEEHA0004 – Enter a classified hazardous area to undertake work related to electrical equipment
  • UEEHA0011 – Supervise repair and overhaul of explosion-protected equipment type flameproof (Ex d)
  • UEEHA0012 – Supervise repair and overhaul of explosion-protected equipment type increased safety (Ex e)

The following electives are available upon request and will incur additional fees.

  • UEEHA0010 – Supervise repair and overhaul of explosion-protected equipment type Group III (‘t’)
  • UEEHA0013 – Supervise repair and overhaul of explosion-protected equipment type intrinsically safe (Ex i)
  • UEEHA0014 – Supervise repair and overhaul of explosion-protected equipment type pressurised (Ex p)
  • UEEHA0015 – Supervise repair and overhaul of explosion-protected rotating machines

Course Details

The Overhaul/ Repair of Explosion Protected Equipment course is for those working in overhaul/repair workshops (including those with electrical, mechanical trades). The course covers the skills and knowledge required to work on explosion-protected equipment and systems for the control and monitoring of plant and processes in hazardous areas for the coal, gas and dust industries.

The units within this course are directly equivalent to the requirements outlined in Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4761.1:2018  Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) Part 1: Competency Standards for Overhaul and repair of explosion-protected equipment.


  • Must be existing industry employees, working in an overhaul/repair workshop
  • Six months on the job, industry experience prior to training
  • Must be over the age of 18 years

To ensure participants are eligible for the Verico Training Services accredited short course, students are required to:

  • Complete the work log template provided
  • Provide copies of 6 x inspection records from the workplace
  • Provide a copy of their electrical certificate of proficiency or electrical license
  • Complete a declaration form
  • Complete an enrolment form

Course Content

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • establish and document the level of work required
  • arrange for the overhaul/repair to be carried out
  • identify and select authorized components
  • follow repair specifications
  • verify compliance of overhauled/repaired equipment
  • complete required documentation


Successful participants receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.


Students will be provided with Assessment Workbooks outlining the assessment requirements, and tasks to be completed.

Assessment tasks include:

  • question and answer activities
  • measurements and calculations
  • simulations of practical overhaul/repair work on Ex rated equipment

Students are required to log overhaul/repair jobs as part of their workplace evidence. This will provide a record of a student’s current industry employment, plus validate their experience.

Upcoming Courses

Aug 02

AS3800 Initial August

2 August @ 7:30 am - 6 August @ 4:30 pm
Aug 23

EEHA Initial August

23 August @ 7:30 am - 27 August @ 4:30 pm
Aug 30

Hazardous Area Awareness August

30 August @ 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sep 20

EEHA Initial September

20 September @ 7:30 am - 24 September @ 4:30 pm