Professionals working in the electrical industry or regularly involved in any type of electrical work must possess basic knowledge and skills in order to rescue a person in contact with low voltage electrical conductors and equipment. We provide a certification course in LVR that provides knowledge of safety standards and the various procedures involved in LVR and CPR.
Course duration 2.5 hours face to face training (plus 2 hours for the CPR unit)
Prerequisites Participants must be over 16 years of age. There are no other pre-requisites or co-requisites for this unit of competency.
UEE11 Electrotechnology Training Package
HLT07 Health Training Package
In partial completion of HLT21112 Certificate II in Emergency Medical Service First Response
Award type Unit of Competency
Validity of the certification One year
Assessment Throughout the course, participants must demonstrate ongoing competency during a series of practical skills evaluation and written assessment. On successful completion of the course, the participant will receive a Statement of Attainment. This course is nationally recognised through inclusion on the National Training Information Service (NTIS). It is Work Cover approved in every state.
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
Topics covered in the LVR training course
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
At the completion of this course each participant will be able to
Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel
Quickly assess a hazardous electrical situation
Take appropriate action in the event of a hazardous electrical mishap, perform CPR and rescue an electrocuted person without endangering yourself or anybody else
Take appropriate action to protect themselves and any victim of electrocution
Rescue an electrocuted person without endangering themselves or others
Take appropriate action to prevent further damage to others
You can complete training at one of our training venues or we can provide it at your workplace as well. Once you select the course you want to enroll for, it’s easy to securely book your seat through our online booking system.
First Aid, CPR, and Low Voltage Rescue courses are delivered by highly experienced, supportive coaches who are committed to you having a positive learning experience.
You can also call us to book into a course, at 0753913491. If you prefer to meet us face to face, please drop into our training centre and book a course.