Short Course Switchboard Awareness

The purpose of this course is to provide the underpinning knowledge and layout of functions in switchboards. Participants will gain an awareness of potential risks and emergency isolation procedures to facilitate rescue of an electric shock victim.

Participants will learn:

  • About occupational health and safety.
  • To identify hazards.
  • About what’s behind the switchboard door.
  • To control the motor room.
  • To reset external equipment.

Location, dates and times

Please register your interest as course dates are set subject to demand.

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.

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Fees and Payments

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Essential Requirements

You must be an employee who may be required to reset electrical plant and equipment.


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Student Support

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