Technical Videos

The ECA WA Technical video series aims to update members and provide answers to common questions.

If you would like to propose a video topic or chat about video content, please contact ECA WA by emailing marketing@ecawa.org.au.

August 2017

Julian discusses the importance of the WADCM, where it can be accessed and how it relates to installations.

June 2017

Julian discusses the importance of correct use of syntax when filling out Electrical Notices.

March 2017

Julian discusses the future release of AS/NZS 3000 and an important reminder about double checking connections.

 

Education to prevent prosecution

This technical video series is an innovation from ECA WA to help members through education, to avoid potential prosecution for electrical non-compliances. The videos are based on statistics from Western Power highlighting the most common types of Inspectors Orders issued, broken down by the relevant section of the Wiring Rules.

Episode 3

In Episode 3 Julian discusses compliance with the Wiring Rules, focusing on Section 5 - Earthing. 


Episode 2

 In Episode 2 Julian discusses compliance with the Wiring Rules, focusing on Sections 3 and 4.


Episode 1 

The first episode is focused on Section 2 of the Wiring Rules – General Arrangement, Control and Protection. The majority of Section 2 defects are due to non-compliant switchboards and the video provides simple solutions to help members stay compliant.