Statement of Attainment

This Skill Set from the UET12 ESI – Transmission, Distribution and Rail Training Package meets the industry requirements for Perform cable pit/trench/excavation rescue.


Electricity Supply Industry workers who undertake the installation and/or maintenance of network infrastructure which requires workers to Perform cable pit/trench/excavation rescue, to meet OHS, mobility and mutual aid requirements.

Candidates must hold and shall be current in the unit:

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation


The Refresher - Perform Cable Pit-Trench-Excavation Rescue consists of:

add topic UETTDRRF07B Perform cable pit_trench_excavation rescue


This skill set does not provide any articulation to any qualification or other competency standard unit. The skill set has been developed by industry to provide for the mobility of ESI workers particularly with respect to mutual aid in times of emergency.

ESI employees are required to maintain currency in the Unit(s) in this skill set for authorisation/approval to work on ESI Networks.