Spotting training course

22597VIC - Course in Workplace Spotting for Service Assets
A spotter is a safety observer responsible for ensuring the safety of workers operating in the vicinity of underground and overhead electric lines. Our spotting course will prepare you to perform your job as a spotter and ensure safe working conditions in various field settings. A combination of theoretical and practical sessions will equip you with the qualifications you need.
1 Day
Ballarat, Bendigo, Sale, Traralgon,
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Spotting Training Course

In this course, our experienced instructors will equip you to do the following: 

  • Practice safe standards as a spotter
  • Apply the No Go Zone Regulations, Hazard Identification & Control Measures
  • Facilitate pre-start activities and safety checks
  • Apply basic electrical awareness
  • Interpret and use the basic whistle and hand signals
  • … and much more!

Become a qualified spotter with ACE Training.

Our qualified instructors will prepare you with the skills needed to be an efficient spotter. A spotter is essential in ensuring safety in the workplace. With the proper training, you can perform your task as a spotter with confidence and ease. ACE Training will train you as a spotter following WorkSafe Victoria guidelines. 

Please note that a spotter must hold a certificate of competency or a current WorkSafe high risk licence for the plant or equipment that they intend on spotting for. A trained Dogman or Rigger may act as a spotter for any type of plant without holding a ticket or demonstrating competence and experience for that piece of plant.

It should also be noted that a Spotter is required for each item of plant or equipment operating in the vicinity of overhead electrical lines on any work site.

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ACE Training will deliver the training through classroom instruction and in realistic learning environments. Successful students who pass the assessment by our qualified assessor will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the VU23165 unit, which, combined with the HLTAID011 unit, form part of the 22597VIC Course in Workplace Spotting for Service Assets.

ACE Training’s qualified assessors will assess the participants’ competence through a series of verbal and written questions and practical demonstrations. A full course overview will be provided upon completion of the enrolment process.

  • Applicants must be aged 18+ at the time of course commencement.
  • Applicants must have photo identification.
  • Applicants must have a current Level 2 First Aid Certificate, or a current First Aid Certificate that complies with the First Aid in the Workplace code of practice – edition 1 September 2008 and is inclusive of a module on Electricity.
  • Applicants must hold a current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certificate.
  • Applicants must have a USI Number (Unique Student Identifier).        
  • It is highly recommended that applicants have safety footwear & hi-vis shirt/vest.
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