Course Details

ASP Authorisation Induction


Essential Energy requires that all Electrical Supply Industry (ESI) workers undergo an induction before being granted access to specific sites and authorisation to work on or near the network.

This course is delivered online.


To discuss authorisation requirements and course scheduling, please contact: Authorisations 

Essential Energy is pleased to offer site Induction training for Accredited Service Providers (ASP). Participants undertaking this course must have the following in place before applying for induction:
  • Participant must have submitted an application for authorisation.
  • Accreditation as an ASP with the Department of Planning and Environment – including an employee registration letter nominating the classes of authorisation you are able to work in.
  • Current Annual Regulatory Training including the units that are relevant to classes of authorisation being sought
  • A copy of your qualifications relating to class of authorisation being sought (eg. trade certificate)
  • Adequate smart device to access online content
3 Hours

A fee is applicable upon becoming authorised (including induction session cost). This will be outlined at the time of application.

The authorisation fee and security deposit for sealing pliers, if requested, will be billed to the ASP's sundry debtor account. If you do not have one, this can be created at the time of application. 

Specific workshop location information is available in the session information section below.

Cancellations must be received five working days prior to workshop or applicable charges may apply. Essential Energy reserves the right to reschedule any course if insufficient enrolments are received.
Workshops may be cancelled up to 4 weeks prior. Should this occur, participants will be notified. Essential Energy will not be held liable for any claims arising from course cancellation.

Please note catering is not supplied.

Target Audience:

Authorisation Induction is required for ASP Level 1 and/or 2 applicants that have either never completed an induction or have not worked on the Essential Energy network as an authorised ASP for a period greater than 12 months.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Site induction for Authorisation

Learning Methods:

  • Online workshops consist of virtual awareness session.

Program Benefits:

  • Following successful completion of this induction, the participant will be issued an authorisations ID card and the authorised person will be granted access to the Essential Energy network.


  • Induction in the unique aspects of the network and associated Essential Energy sites.

Upcoming Workshops