UETDRRF004 Perform a rescue from a Live LV Panel & HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
The UETDRRF004 Perform a rescue from a Live LV Panel and HLTAID011 Provide First Aid course is essential if you are conducting live work or working with live switchboards. The course covers the performance of rescue procedures from a live Low Voltage (LV) apparatus, not including overhead lines and underground cables in the workplace.
It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from a live LV panel and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.
Completing the course will provide an individual with the skills and knowledge to carry out and complete the LV panel rescue procedures and to perform first aid (including CPR) on a casualty in a range of situations. It consists of real-life practical skills and knowledge to allow the participant to be assessed as competent in providing CPR in line with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines as well as rescue procedures from a LV apparatus.
Low voltage rescue comprises responsive operations that involve the saving of life, or prevention of injury during an incident or dangerous situation.
Unit Being Delivered
The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd – RTO 90909.
- HLTAID0011 – Provide First Aid
- UETDRRF004 – Perform a rescue from a live LV Panel
To view full unit details please visit www.training.gov.au
Important information prior to enrolment
This course will be delivered in our Training Centre at the Causeway Lake, or in a nominated Workplace.
Participants must have the physical capacity to perform the practical demonstrations such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor and performing rescue breathing techniques on manikins
Physical fitness to be able to meet the demands of the practical demonstration skills including manual handling in the rescue of a mock casualty
- Online delivery with face to face Practical assessment – self paced online learning with a scheduled 40-minute face to face practical assessment
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete theory online prior to attendance at a nominated practical session as per below information.
CERTIFICATE RENEWAL REQUIREMENTS
Recommended renewal for HLTAID011 Provide First Aid is undertaken every 3 years, with the component HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation every 12 months. UETDRRF004 Perform a rescue from a live LV Panel – Industry standards for refresher training vary from state to state. Most states recommend refresher training for this unit every 12 months. No industry recommended renewal is identified on the certificate, employers are recommended to consult with stakeholders to identify appropriate training periods.
COURSE FEES AND PAYMENTS
Please refer to our booking calendar for individual course fees, for group fees please contact First Aid Easy.
Payment Terms – Payment is due on the day of the practical session, group booking payment terms are based on the agreement made between the client and First Aid Easy.
LEARNERS RIGHTS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND SUPPORT, INCLUDING COMPLAINTS
Please refer to the Student Handbook.
What happens at the course?
Delivery of course information multiple choice testing will be conducted prior to the practical session via an enhanced online learning platform.
Assessments conducted during practical session will include:
- Perform CPR on an infant and Adult for minimum 2mins
- Anaphylaxis (allergic reaction)
- Asthma (breathing difficulties)
- Choking with airway obstruction
- Unconscious casualty positioning
- Bleeding and shock
- Snake or funnel web spider bite
- Sprains and fractures
- Inspection and placement of rescue equipment and performing a rescue
- Low Voltage Panel Rescue