UETDRTO011 Maintain energised transmission lines using live work barehand techniques


Qualification Overview

This transmission overhead powerline live high voltage barehand work training course is designed to provide the participant with a thorough understanding of the principles of live high voltage barehand work methods and techniques and the application of approved live high voltage work safety practices and procedures.

To provide instruction on the handling, care, maintenance, transportation, storage, testing and identification of tools and equipment, also a thorough understanding of the documentation required to safely undertake live high voltage barehand work.

Qualification Prerequisites

Certificate III Transmission overhead powerline worker or a qualified transmission powerline worker

Qualification Delivery Methods

  • Classroom presentations, group discussions, and equipment familiarisation
  • Knowledge and practical assessments
  • Train de-energised to live barehand work standards
  • Train energised to live barehand work stage

Course Duration

Initial – 15 days

Refresher – 3 days


Upon successful completion of an initial course each participant will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Group Size

Minimum/maximum 6 participants

National RecognitionNationally Recognised Training Badge

Powerline Training will recognise qualifications or Statements of Attainment issued by another RTO for the purposes of:

RPL – (Recognition of prior learning)

CT – (Credit transfer)

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Benefits from this course

  • Increase your employability in electricity supply industry (ESI)
  • Learn current and best practices in a rapidly changing sector.
  • Achieve Maintain Energised Transmission Lines Barehand Technique (UETDRTO011) upon successful completion of all assessment activities

Course Documents

Maintain Energised Transmission Lines using Live Work Barehand Technique Course Brochure (PDF)