Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas (EEHA) Refresher Training Course
The EEHA refresher course provides licensed electricians with the skills and knowledge to work on electrical equipment in hazardous areas, for the control and monitoring of plant and processes in hazardous areas for the coal, gas and dust industries. This includes undertaking work that meets requirements of AS/NZS 60079.14 and AS/NZS 60079.17.
In accordance with the AS/NZS 60079.14 for continuing education + AS/NZS 2290.1:2014, Verico Training Services recommends that the EEHA competencies are refreshed every 2-3 years.
The course will provide accreditation to undertake electrical work in a hazardous area and aligns to the requirements outlined in AS/NZS 4761 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA).
Our training centre is located near Newcastle, NSW, centrally located to Maitland, Central Coast and the Hunter Valley coalfields. We can also train at your site, any state in Australia. Ask us for a quote. (Ask about our wholesale bulk rates for courses at your site).
This 2 day course is held monthly. See training calendar for dates.
Students must hold a Statement of Attainment for relevant EEHA units OR a Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical (UEE42611) and provide a certified copy
Students must be existing industry employees, working as a licensed electrician
Provide a copy of their current electrical industry license
Must be over the age of 18 years
Upon completion of the course, participants will have been re-assessed as being able to:
undertake work that meets requirements of AS/NZS 60079.14 and AS/NZS 60079.17
read Ex rated equipment name plates and Certificates of Conformity
install, test, maintain and inspect Ex equipment
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 work on Ex rated equipment
Successful participants receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.
Ask about our wholesale bulk rates for courses at your site.