Transmission Powerline Earthing Principles and Application


Course Objectives

This course provides the participant with the knowledge and skills plus the understanding of the principles of earthing de-energised transmission powerlines and the hazards and risks involved when applying portable earths.

Methods of Achieving Objectives

  • Classroom presentations, group discussions and equipment familiarisation
  • Knowledge and practical assessments


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

Course Duration

  • 2 days


Upon successful completion of an initial course each participant will be eligible to receive a Certificate of Attendance

Group Size

Minimum/Maximum 6 participants


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Benefits from this course

  • Increase your employability in electrical supply industry (ESI)
  • Learn current and best practices in a rapidly changing sector.
  • Achieve the knowledge and skills to identify the hazards and risks to safely apply portable earths to de-energised transmission powerlines

Course Documents

Course Brochure (PDF)