Permit Coordintator / Issuer


Permit Coordinator is specifically designed for people who are required to issue and coordinate permit work. Permits are called clearances by some organisations. This course can incorporate your organisations permit system, risk assessments and equipment. Types of permits include:

  • Excavation
  • Heights
  • Hot Work
  • Confined spaces
  • High Voltage (HV)
  • Cranes and Rigging

Requirements identified on the permit may include testing of atmospheric conditions, ventilation and control measures such as isolation, barriers, LOTO, signs, communications and incident response The work permit system includes:

  • Types of permits
  • legislation
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Equipment
  • JSEA
  • Risk assessment



  •  Access and apply site safety procedures, personal safety measures, operational safety measures, maintain personal safety for job, identify and report incidents
  • Identify the need for work permit, prepare work site, raise and issue work permits, monitor work for compliance, receive end of day report, close work permit


Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to consider the following job roles:

  • Permit Issuer

This unit is appropriate for those working in:

  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • General trades
  • Mining. Oil and gas industries


Safety boots or enclosed footwear, suitable attire, pen/pencil


Duration: 1 day Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm Permit Coordinator is open to the public and is conducted upon request. This course can be delivered on our site or ours. Learners will receive training in both theory and practical activities. Morning/afternoon tea/coffee and lunch is provided when delivered at TTA


RPL is not offered. This competency forms part of the MSA training package. Further details can be found at 


If you require special assistance, including language literacy, and numeracy please notify us and support services can be arranged. Students that require any special dietary requirements should contact the Academy prior to commencement of course so alternative arrangements can be made. A Student Handbook is available from this website and our office which provides students with training guidelines.  All students have the right to lodge an appeal or complaint in regard to the outcome of this unit. For further information please request a copy of our appeals & complaints procedure via administration. For further information visit our website at: