CPR and Low Voltage Rescue

Course Details

Upon completion of this course participants will be able to conduct a Low Voltage Rescue of a victim and carry out Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). This training course is taught according to the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Assess the incident scene
  • Conduct a risk assessment
  • Rescue principles
  • Maintenance and use of the low voltage rescue kit
  • Managing the unconscious breathing casualty
  • DRSABCD action plan
  • Resuscitation (CPR) Including Defibrillation
  • Incident reporting

Course Location

Our training centre is located near Newcastle, NSW, centrally located to Maitland, Central Coast and the Hunter Valley coalfields. We can also train at your site, any state in Australia.

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Duration/Dates

This 4 hour course is held monthly. See training calendar for dates.

Pre-Requisites

This course is for workers within the electrical industry who are required to be accredited for low voltage switchboard rescue and resuscitation skills in the workplace.

Course Content

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • establish and document the level of work required
  • arrange for the overhaul/repair to be carried out
  • identify and select authorized components
  • follow repair specifications
  • verify compliance of overhauled/repaired equipment
  • complete required documentation

Assessment

Students will be provided with Assessment Workbooks outlining the assessment requirements, and tasks to be completed.

Assessment tasks include:

  • question and answer activities
  • measurements and calculations
  • simulations of practical overhaul/repair work on Ex rated equipment

Students are required to log overhaul/repair jobs as part of their workplace evidence. This will provide a record of a student’s current industry employment, plus validate their experience.

Outcomes

Successful participants receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.

Costs

$130 pp

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