This Course covers the requirements of WCT5 competencies for Telecommunication Technicians working on or near Power Company Lines (such as Overhead Poles)

The Course covers Legislative, Assest Owner and Employer responcibilities and requirements for Minimum Approach distances to such lines.

The Course is approximately 3 hours in duration.


Course Objective

The course outlines:

  • What is a MAD
  • Application and requirements of MADs
  • The MAD's Defined by Legislation
  • MAD's Defined by the Safety Manuals for Electrical Industy (SM-EI) and assest owners
  • Employer requirements and processes.
  • Exceptions for Competent Persons
  • Safety Issues when applying MADs


Additional Notes

Note There is plenty of parking on-site within the campus.

Please ensure you arrive early as persons arriving after the course has commenced will be rescheduled to a later course.

Places are limited and subject to availability. To reserve a place on a course, download and complete the reply form below and return it with the remittance advice and/or payment to ETEC Ltd.

One form is required for each attendee.

Please contact us on 09 573 1964 for group bookings information or e-mail

Courses are scheduled based on demand, Minimum numbers are required

For group bookings please contact ETEC to discuss your needs.


There are currently no scheduled courses for 2017. 


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