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Low Voltage Rescue Training Overview (LVR/CPR Course)


For individuals working in the electrical industry or those regularly involved in electrical work, our low voltage rescue/CPR training course provides the required skills and knowledge to rescue a person in contact with low voltage electrical conductors and equipment. It is designed to provide knowledge of safety standards and the various procedures involved in low voltage rescue and CPR.

Upon the completion of the low voltage rescue course, you will be able to take appropriate action in the event of a hazardous electrical mishap, perform CPR and rescue an electrocuted person without endangering yourself or anybody else.


Prerequisites for Low Voltage Rescue Course/CPR course :


Students must be over 16 years of age.

There are no pre-requisites or co-requisites for this unit of competency.


Enrolment:

 
Book online using your credit card or PayPal account to confirm your position for the course or

Contact Give First Aid for course booking details.

1300 778 146
info@firstaidsunshinecoast.net.au

Duration:


2.5 hours face to face training.


Participants Materials:


First Aid Guide


Assessment Criteria:


Throughout the course participants must demonstrate ongoing competency during a series of practical skills evaluation and written assessment.


Requirements for Completion:


100% attendance and participation


Award Issued:


On successful completion of the course, the participant will receive a Statement of Attainment, which is valid for 12 months.


This course is nationally recognised through inclusion on the National Training Information Service (NTIS). It is WorkCover approved in every state.


Award Type:


Unit of Competency


Target Audience:


This unit is designed for all persons involved in electrical work to satisfy the legislative need to have refresher training in Low Voltage Rescue every 12 months.
 
What Training Package does this course/unit come from:

UEE11 Electrotechnology Training Package and the
HLT07 Health Training Package

Partial Completion:


In partial completion of HLT21112 Certificate II in Emergency Medical Service First Response


Course Competencies:


UETTDRRF06B Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel

  • Safe use of the rescue kit
  • Maintenance of rescue equipment
  • Safe use of a fire blanket
  • Procedures and precautions to be undertaken when performing low voltage rescue
  • Removal of a victim from the source of injurys
  • Movement of an unconscious victim to a clear safe area
  • The one man drag method


HLTAID001 Provide CPR

  • Apply Emergency Action Plan – Identify the DRSABCD Process
  • Provide CPR


Course Outcomes:


At the completion of this course each participant will be able to:

UETTDRRF06B Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel
  • Quickly assess a hazardous electrical situation.
  • Take appropriate action to protect themselves and any victim of electrocution.
  • Rescue an electrocuted person without endangering themself or others.
  • Take appropriate action to prevent further damage to others.
  • Manage bleeding.
  • Manage burns.

HLTAID001 Provide CPR

  • Recognise and respond to an emergency situation.
  • Communicate details of the incident.
  • Respond to signs of an unconscious patient.
  • Indication for CPR.
  • Demonstrate the use of the DRSABCD emergency action plan.
  • Perform effective CPR.
  • Safe manual handling.

Cost:

  • Cost per person $75.00
  • Group rates are available on request.

Please note that training can be organised for your workplace, at your venue, at times that are convenient for you.

Please contact us to discuss your needs.