PERFORM RESCUE FROM A LIVE LOW VOLTAGE PANEL
This Competency Standard Unit covers the performance of rescue procedures from live Low Voltage (LV) apparatus, not including overhead lines and underground cables in the work place.
It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from a live LV panel and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions.
It encompasses responsibilities for, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.
This competency standard unit shall be selected as part of an endorsed skill set for the purposes of refresher training and or to meet regulatory and or network requirements.
Delivery and assessment of this unit should be undertaken within regard to the requirements of License to Practice (1.2 above), Prerequisite Competencies and Literacy and Numeracy skills (2 above) and the recommendations for concurrent assessment and relationship with other units (9.5 below).
Practice in the workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.
Note: 1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control and lifting equipment.
Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.
2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency oakley sunglasses sale in First Aid, confined space, lifting, risk safety measures etc.
The skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a licence registration to practice in the work place subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work.
Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to Occupational Health and Safety, electricity telecommunications gas water industry safety and compliance, environmental protection, anti-discrimination and training.
Commonwealth, State Territory or Local Government legislation and regulations may exist that limits the age of operating certain equipment.
ESI employees are required to maintain currency in this Unit for authorisation/approval to work on ESI Networks.