You usually need to undertake an apprenticeship in electrical powerlines or cable jointing to work as an Electrical Distribution Trades Worker. Traineeships may be available.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- construction induction card (white card)
- driver's licence
- Psychometric or aptitude tests
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Transmission & Distribution VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources