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Low Voltage Rescue

  • Duration2 Hours
  • Competency

    UETTDRRF06 - Perform rescue from a live LV panel

  • Locations

    Townsville
    Brisbane
    Onsite

  • $65.00
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Course Overview

This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required in the performance of rescue procedures from live Low Voltage (LV) apparatus, not including overhead lines and underground cables in the work place.

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.

Please note that this course has a prerequisite requirement that participants hold the unit HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. Participants will have to provide a copy of their Statement of Attainment.

CSQ Funding Options Available

WorkSafe Connect is a proud recipient of Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funding. We have been successful in obtaining funding for the 2019/2020 General Construction Short Course Program as well as the Apprentice Advance Plus Short Course Program.

You may be eligible to receive CSQ subsidised or fully funded training courses if you are an existing worker or an apprentice / trainee in the building and construction industry.

For eligible existing workers, the following amounts are available to offset the cost of the training (any gap between the course cost and the CSQ amount must be paid by the student):

  • Brisbane and Gold Coast - $50.00
  • Townsville - $62.50

For eligible apprentices / trainees, the training is fully funded by CSQ (i.e. there is no gap amount payable by the student):

  • Brisbane and Gold Coast - $62.50
  • Townsville - $78.13

For full details on eligibility, please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team today.

Performance Criteria

  • Prepare to perform rescue procedures from live LV panel
  • Carry out rescue from live LV panel
  • Complete the LV panel rescue procedure

Course Outline

  • Emergency procedures for the rescue of a victim from a live LV panel
  • Inspection of rescue equipment
  • Assessing hazards to rescuer, victim and others
  • Isolation procedures where appropriate
  • Knowledge of Safe Approach Distances (SAD’s) appropriate to rescue from a live LV panel
  • Involvement of external emergency services
  • Emergency procedures for the skills required for the rescue of a victim from a live LV panel
  • Placement of rescue equipment
  • Controlling hazards to rescuer, victim and others
  • Maintaining Safe Approach Distances (SAD’s) appropriate to rescue from a live LV panel
  • Practical demonstration of rescuing a person
  • Removing victim to safe location / place of safety

Locations

Townsville

327 Bayswater Road
Garbutt
Townsville
QLD 4814

Brisbane

Gate 2, Building 1
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107

Gold Coast

1 Habana Street
Helensvale
Queensland 4212



Course ID: 567 - Low Voltage Rescue

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