Training and Induction

Access Permit Recipient

Initial and Refresher available.
Access Permit Recipient workshops address underpinning knowledge and responsibilities of both the issuer and recipient of an access permit. This workshop acts as both initial and refresher training, with a refresher required every 2 years.

ASP Authorisation Induction

This course is currently delivered online.
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.

Entry to Electrical Stations Initial

Essential Energy limits access to work in or near our Electrical Stations to suitably trained and authorised persons. This course serves as initial training covering all electrical stations including zone substations, pad-mounts and ground type substations. Refresher training required every 2 years.

Working Near Powerlines Refresher

Online (Private Courses Only).
This training is designed to Refresh participants knowledge and awareness of risks, and protect the health and safety of persons working near overhead power lines and associated electrical apparatus.  

Entry to Electrical Stations Refresher

This online refresher course is for workers who require authorisation to enter electrical stations.
This authorisation does not allow the supervision of others, or switching.