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TAFE Statement in Regulatory Safety Refresher II

  • TAFE NSW code: 800-000326V01-21NEW-041

Location – Newcastle


Full Time



Course Start Date

15 Dec 2021

Study Commitment

10.05 Hours per week


1 Day

  • Non Government Subsidised

Course Details

The Electricity Supply (Safety Plans) Regulations 1997 and the Network Operator's Safety and Operating plans require all persons working on or near the network (including access to Network Operators substations) to carry out training every 12 months in some or all of the following modules, dependant on training requirements:

  • Refresher Regulations,
  • Pole top release & rescue,
  • Rescue and release from live electrical apparatus (LV),
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation,
  • CDD release & rescue,
  • Emergency Lowering (EWP),
  • Environmental Guidelines,
  • Earthing/Neutral Phase Identification,
  • Aerial Rescue from a Tree Refresher, and
  • Access Permit Recipient.

These modules involve training in appropriate regulations, safety requirements, release and rescue, CPR, identification of supply and equipment familiarisation. These modules constitute the pre-requisite core-training requirement to gain an Authorised status as a Level 1 - Service Provider in NSW. These modules also enable employees and contractors to be authorised by companies who are classified as Network Owners to work on or near live electrical apparatus in Substations and switch rooms.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

Students enrolling in this training should have completed Initial training prior to comencing this course


With 130 locations across the state, TAFE NSW tailors qualifications to meet the needs of the local community and specific student groups (like apprentices, fast-tracked and online students). To make sure this course is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

Participants within this course of study must be currently employed within the Electricity Supply Industry and hold current authorization as issued by the relevant NSW ESI Distribution Network Service Provider:
ESI Accredited Service Provider Level 1 (Classes 1A, 1B, 1C or 1X); or
ESI Accredited Service Provider Level 1 (Classes 2A, 2B, 2C or 2X); or
Hold current formal authorization from the relevant NSW ESI Distribution Network Service Provider allowing the individual to perform electricity distribution construction and maintenance tasks as specified within their authorization.

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This is a Full Time course over 1 day.


The target group are licenced Electrical Supply Accredited Service Providers with existing electrical qualifications, training and industry experience. The qualifications held by this group include UEE30811 Certificate III Electrotechnology/UET30612 ESI Power Systems Distribution Overhead/UET30812 ESI Power Systems - Distribution Cable Jointing as well as a previous Statement of Attainment in these skills to have been authorised/approved to work on the ESI networks and to complete the refresher training.

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As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly
  • Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries
  • Accessibility and Disability Support Services
  • Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home

The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.

This course is currently scheduled on Friday, from 8.00am to 6.00pm.

This training is NOT subsidised by Government funding. There are no fee exemptions, concessions or subsidies available for this course.

Payment of course fee must be made PRIOR to commencement of learning activity.


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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

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For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

Core Units
Number Title
800-0326W Ausgrid Safety Rules
800-0326Y Endeavour Energy Safety Rules
800-0326X Essential Energy Safety Rules

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

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Course Location

266 Maitland Road, Tighes Hill
Phone 131 601

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