UET Transmission Structures

Project scope

 

The Transmission Structures project will review the Certificate II in Transmission Structure and Line Assembly and five Units of Competency in the Electricity Supply Industry Transmission, Distribution and Rail Training Package The project will address changes to work methods including incorporating the connection to Distributed Energy Resources (DER), the use of licenced equipment and safety practices that have not been updated/reviewed since 2012.

 

This work is integral to the large-scale Electricity Interconnector projects, including Project EnergyConnect, the Victoria New South Wales Interconnector (VNI) minor and HumeLink, who require a workforce skilled in the safe operation and installation of transmission structures incorporating DERs.

 

VIEW CASE FOR CHANGE

 

The ESI Transmission, Distribution and Rail IRC will have oversight of this project, which will be facilitated by Australian Industry Standards (AIS) in consultation with industry stakeholders. A Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) will be formed to provide subject matter expertise for the development of Training Package materials.

 

If you have any questions about this project, or are a subject matter expert and would like to be considered for the TAC for this project, please contact the Industry Skills Manager.

 

Timeline

 

The Case for Endorsement and draft materials are due to be submitted by 31 December 2021.

 

Deliverables

 

The full list of products included in this project:

 

Qualifications

UET20419       Certificate II in Transmission Structure and Line Assembly

 

Units of Competency

UETTDRTP22  Establish and reinstate a power systems transmission structure work site

UETTDRTP23  Erect power systems transmission structures

UETTDRTP24  Erect power systems transmission structure hardware

UETTDRTP25  Pre-tension stringing overhead transmission conductors and cables

UETTDRTP28  Set-up and install transmission structure stubs

Technical advisory committee

 

1 JULY 2021

SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTS NEEDED

 

Work on this project has commenced and the ESI Transmission, Distribution and Rail IRC is forming a Technical Advisory Committee (TAC).

 

Your industry expertise and insight are welcome to help review and develop Training Package materials to:

 

Review one qualification in the Transmission, Distribution and Rail Training Package, UET20419 Certificate II in Transmission Structure and Line Assembly and five Units of Competency. The project proposes to address changes to work methods including incorporating the connection to Distributed Energy Resources (DER), the use of licenced equipment and safety practices that have not been updated/reviewed since 2012.

 

Registrations closed Thursday, 15 July 2021.

Consultation

 

Quality Assurance

 

Validation

 

Endorsement

 

Approval

 

 

Submission

 

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Erin Knudsen

Industry Skills Manager - ESI Transmission, Distribution & Rail

 

 

Email: Erin.Knudsen@aistnds.org.au

Phone: 0418 434 302