Operator Maintenance Skills


For operators who are required to carry out defined first line maintenance duties, typically; lubrication, lamp changes, isolation of simple equipment, external re-sets of tripped equipment etc.

Course content

Module 1

  • HSWA
  • Permits
  • PPE
  • Isolation (General)
  • Isolation - Electrical
  • Isolation - Mechanical
  • Guarding
  • Belt Drives
  • Chain Drives
  • Lubrication
  • Module 2

  • Electrical Safety
  • Electrical Awareness (basics)
  • Electrical supplies & distribution
  • Electrical switching & overcurrent protection
  • PAT
  • Ladders
  • Lamps
  • Batteries
  • Seals / Gaskets / Gland Packing
  • Course duration

    5 - 10 days depending on content


    A short multi choice paper will be completed.
    Handbooks, Pens & Exercise sheets will be provided.


    Flexi Tech certificate of assessed training will be awarded on successful completion of the 'off job' element.
    We always recommend there is a planned supervised 'on job' element with formal sign off of competence following completion of both elements of training.