Training and tests for contractors
Why do you need to be certified to work for Elia?
Elia offers a number of training programmes to ensure that all contractors working in Elia infrastructure receive all the safety-related information they need. These training programmes are tailored to each profile and work types.
Once you succesfully complete the training programmes and submit the necessary documentations, you will be issued with a safety certificate in the form of a badge. This badge is mandatory for anyone wishing to do work forElia.
- Operator :
Anyone working in Elia infrastructures must know enough about the risks related to their tasks performed and the working environment to enable them to understand the safety measures put in place.
An operator is a person working under the supervision of a work leader.
- Work leader :
Among other things, the work leader is responsible for carrying out a cross-check before safety documents are signed. Work leader must follow a more extensive training programme.
He is responsible for the safety of his team members and of his possible subcontractors.