Registration Closes
Fri 02 Aug 2019 - 5:00 pm
Event Date
Wed 07 Aug 2019 - 9:00 am to
Wed 07 Aug 2019 - 4:00 pm

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Key Speaker(s)
Facilitator: John Giles, Electrical Engineering Expert
Venue
Sydney (venue details sent upon registration) Sydney NSW
Cost
Members: $841.50 Non Members: $990.00
Host(s)
Engineering Education Australia
Event Contact
Contact:Engineering Education Australia Phone: 03 9321 1700 Email:
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AS NZS 3000 The Wiring Rules NSW August 2019 Register

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An Engineering Education Australia training course:

The Wiring Rules apply to electrical installations in all types of premises and land used by electricity consumers, not just domestic installations. AS/NZS 3000 is called up in the legislation of all Australian states and territories and is therefore mandatory. In 2018 a significant update was made to the standard, aimed at improving safety and efficiency.

AS/NZS 3000 is divided into two parts:

  • Part 1: Scope, application and fundamental principles
  • Part 2: Installation practices (this section provides a deemed to comply solution)

Over six hours the course examines Part 1 and Part 2 in detail, the extensive changes made in the 2018 edition and how the legislation mandates the use of Australian Standards. (The WH&S Legislation mandates that all designs must be safe for the whole of life of a product).

The course concentrates on the concepts embodied in the Wiring Rules and how these are to be applied in practice. Included in the course are several exercises designed to demonstrate electrical safety principles.

Upon completion, participants should have gained an understanding of the core electrical safety concepts contained in the Wiring Rules and associated standards. They should also be able to use a range of implementation methods to ensure electrical safety.

Who should attend?

  • Designers of electrical installations

Full course outline

Find the full course outline on the Engineering Education Australia website.

Build your Chartered competencies

This training course builds skills and knowledge in the following Engineers Australia Chartered status competencies*:

  6. Identify, assess and manage risks
  7. Meet legal and regulatory requirements
12. Advanced engineering knowledge

Understand the Chartered (Stage 2) Competency Standards.

*Completing this course does not automatically guarantee a competency, it provides participants with the underpinning knowledge required to develop specific Chartered competencies.