Do you need Low Voltage Rescue and CPR Training on the Gold Coast?
First Aid Accident & Emergency are considered the leading training organisations for Low Voltage Rescue and CPR courses on the Gold Coast by all the leading contractors.
Here we are training for RJ Beaufils just before Christmas, we look after large groups, small groups and also run weekly courses in Low Voltage Rescue and CPR for individuals and small workplaces to come to.
LVR and CPR course units- UETTDRRF06B Perform rescue from a live LV panel and Provide CPR HLTAID001
This course is approved and Validated by the Electrical Safety Office here in Varsity Lakes.
Features of this Electrical Contractors LVR CPR course
- Weekly Gold Coast courses
- Free Parking
- Same day Certificate
- Large and Small groups
- On-Site Training
- Time saving refresher courses
Watch our LVR and CPR video here:
Our courses are for electrical workers, spotters and trade assistants that may work on or around energised circuits. Low Voltage Switchboard Rescue and CPR is completed in a reasonable time frame and will teach you everything you need to know to rescue and resuscitate an electrical worker.
The Electrical safety office requires these accredited units- UETTDRRF06B Perform rescue from a live LV panel and Provide CPR HLTAID001
The document: Managing electrical risk in the workplace in conjunction with the Electrical Safety Office regulations state the following for Rescue and Resuscitation training:
A person conducting a business or undertaking must ensure workers who are required to perform, or help in performing, electrical work are competent in rescue and resuscitation in accordance with recognised practices in the electricity industry.
LVR Training Course Content
- Understand Electrical Safety Obligations
- Safely Plan a job involving Low Voltage Conductors
- Risk assessments
- Low Voltage Safety Kit
- Demonstrate safe LV Rescue procedures
- Management of electrical injuries
- Management of electrical burns
- Perform Basic Life Support
- Two (2) minutes of uninterrupted CPR
- Automated external Defibrillator
Participant’s need to have six (6) months on job experience within the electrical industry. Participants must be 14 years or older. Participants under the age of 18 are required to provide a consent form completed by their legal guardian which can be accessed by clicking here. There are no qualification pre-requisites for this course however it is recommended that participants have sufficient literacy, language and numeracy skills to successfully complete the course. Examples of these are: basic writing skills, ability to understand English and verbal communication, ability to count to 30, calculate basic ratios, use a timer and tell the time. If a participant feels they need individual support in any of these areas please contact our Administration Manager on 07 55205068 or contact us online here.
There is a physical component to this course. Participants will be required to participate in role play activities, practical assessments, be able to perform 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR and have the ability to move a patient at least 3 metres (one man drag). Please contact us prior to training to discuss any concerns on 07 55205068 or contact us online here.
Course Duration: 3 hours face to face
Standard Fee: $80.00 per participant (course fees include all training materials)
Student/Concession Discounted fee: $75.00 per participant. Must be able to present a valid student card/concession card on the day.Inability to present valid ID on the day will result in the balance of the standard fee being payable.
First Aid Accident & Emergency offers a hands on approach to training with progressive assessments throughout the course. Assessments undertaken include: written/oral assessments, practical and role play demonstrations and completion of an incident report form. A combination of these assessment methods will provide the participant with the required skills and knowledge to rescue and resuscitate an electrical worker confidently.The assessor on the day of training may require a student to complete additional learning if they do not have the knowledge or skills to competently complete this course. Further face to face training will be organised at no cost until the participant meets the requirements.
We will even remind you in 12 months, the current Electrical Safety Act requires competency every 12 months.
If you would like to book a session with the best LVR and CPR organisation, call us now on Ph: 0755205068 or book the course here
Low Voltage Rescue and CPR Training FAQs:
Q: Who should be trained in Low Voltage Rescue?
A: Low Voltage Rescue and CPR Training is designed for electrical workers, spotters and trade assistants that may work on or around energised circuits.
Q: What are the entry requirements for the Low Voltage Rescue course?
A: Participants are required to:
- Have 6 months of job experience within the electrical industry.
- Be a minimum of 14 years old.
- If under the age of 18, have a valid consent form from a parent or legal guardian.
Q: What are the physical requirements for the Low Voltage Rescue course?
A: Participants must be able to:
- Perform uninterrupted CPR for 2 minutes.
- Participate in role-play activities.
- Participate in practical assessments.
- Move a patient a minimum of 3 meters (one man drag).
Q: How much does the Low Voltage Rescue course cost?
A: The standard cost for our Low Voltage Rescue course is $80.00 per person.
Q: How long is the Low Voltage Rescue certification valid?
A: 12 months.
Q: How long is the Low Voltage Rescue course?
A: 3 hours.
For more FAAE FAQ’s click here.