HLTAID003 & UETTDRRF06

First Aid Course

HLTAID003 & UETTDRRF06

Course Set
HLTAID003 & UETTDRRF06

Provide First Aid and Live LV Panel Rescue

Competencies covered within the course, include:

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

UETTDRRF06 Perform a rescue from a live LV Panel

The First Aid and LVR 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

This is Nationally Recognised Training. A Statement of Attainment will be issued following successful completion of this course from our partner Allen’s Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. It is recommended by the Australian Resuscitation Council that this unit be renewed yearly

This course is conducted in house at the SFASS Training Centre, or we can come to you for bookings of five or more.

  • Physical capability to be able to meet the demands of the practical demonstration skills including CPR (Important note: In order to issue an accredited certificate CPR must be performed on the floor with no exemptions)
  • Physical fitness to be able to meet the demands of the practical demonstration skills including manual handling in the rescue of a mock casualty
  • Sufficient English language, literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete the course
  • Personal safety equipment (PPE) must be provided by the student and worn during practical sessions
  • Face to Face – 10 hours (minimum) – full face to face course
  • Blended delivery – 8 hours (minimum) face to face course – with the addition of 2-hour self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course
  • Online delivery with face to face Practical assessment – self paced online learning with a scheduled 40-minute face to face practical assessment
  • Refresher training – 7.5 hours (minimum) – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates.
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Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:

  • Performance tasks:
    • Perform CPR on an infant
    • Anaphylaxis (allergic reaction)
    • Choking with airway obstruction
    • Unconscious casualty
    • Bleeding and shock
    • Snake or funnel web spider bite
    • Sprains and fractures
    • Inspection and placement of rescue equipment and performing a rescue
  • Practical scenarios:
    • Perform CPR on an adult
    • Breathing difficulties – Asthma
    • Low voltage panel rescue
  • Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of short answer and multiple-choice questions. The student must complete all assessment questions

Recommended renewal for HLTAID003 Provide first aid is undertaken every 3 years, with the component HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation every 12 months. UETTDRRF06 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.

  • Couse cost $145, discounts apply for bookings of five or more.

  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook.

  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.

No work placement will be required as part of this course.

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website www.allenstraining.com.au for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

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