Recipient in Charge


The Recipient-In-Charge course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills required to act as the permit holder, to have responsibility for a work site and to understand and comply safely with the Permit to Work process specific to the site, and regulating authority requirements.

Units of Competency

UETTDRRF09B - Apply access procedures to work on or near electrical network infrastructure
UETTDRRF01B - Apply ESI safety rules, codes of practice and procedures for work on or near electrical apparatus
VESI – Safe Approach Distances

Unit Prerequisites

Participants must be literate in spoken English and competent in reading, writing and numeracy. Electrical appreciation is preferred but not required. Recipients-In-Charge must have successfully completed the training for and been authorised by the Enterprise as a Recipient

Training Location

On Site or at our approved training locations.

Course aim

The aim of the course is to provide the participant with knowledge and skills to safely act as a permit holder and to have responsibility for a work site

Learning activities

Trainer led presentation, group discussions, permit issue role-play and assessments.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course a participant will be able to:
Understand the legislative framework that governs work activities at their site;
Understand and Identify hazards associated with work at site;
Understand and Identify the correct


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Assessment approach

Demonstration of practical skills. Role play/scenario work. Written assessment

Accreditation Status

Nationally recognised training

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