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1 day (if you do not hold a current First Aid and CPR Qualification
you will be required to complete a 2nd day of training).
(CPR Only – extra half day)
(Full First Aid – extra full day)
The price shown is for the 1 day spotters course only.
On-site at your workplace or alternatively at our Melbourne
16 Laser Drive, Rowville VIC 3178 or
153 Australis Drive, Derrimut VIC 3026
This course will enable participants to clearly understand the role of the Spotter as the safety observer to warn mobile plant operators and crane drivers in the proximity of powerlines and underground assets inclusive of communications, water, sewerage and power. This course is recognised by Energy Safe Victoria (ESV) and the Victorian WorkSafe Authority, as meeting the requirements for spotting near overhead and underground assets.
Role of the Spotter, ‘No Go’ Zones, safety assessment process, signalling procedures, types of powerlines, permit application process, height assessment, accident procedure process, OH&S Act 2004, SWMS development.
Where applicants already hold a valid first aid certificate, applicants may apply for a credit transfer on the first aid component of the course. This will require students to only attend the course for 1 day.
We offer a credit transfer for applicants who can provide either:
Only applicants who are registered as an Electrical Spotter with EnergySafe Victoria may perform spotting work. To be registered, applicants will also require at least one of the following:
Face to face delivery. To obtain accreditation in this course a written and practical assessment will be undertaken by the students.
After successfully completing the course, an electronic copy of statement of attainment will be issued by Star Training and Assessing. A Spotters Registration Card from EnergySafe Victoria (ESV) which is valid for 3 years and will be sent out by EnergySafe Victoria within approximately 3 weeks.
Note: After 3 years participants must attend a Spotters Refresher course to remain current or otherwise they will lose their registration to observe as a Spotter.