Newcastle Rescue & Consultancy Pty Ltd provide low voltage rescue and CPR training for persons who are required to carry out rescue procedures from a live Low Voltage (LV) apparatus. The CPR unit is a pre-requisite for the low voltage unit. Our course is Nationally Recognised and is in accordance with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.
The low voltage rescue and CPR training course is structured to ensure participants have the understanding of how to perform a rescue on a casualty if they have been using low voltage equipment and require CPR.
The course will cover the following areas;
- Assess the Incident Scene
- Conduct a Primary Assessment
- Rescue Principles
- Provide Resuscitation
- Maintain and Use Safety/Rescue Equipment
- Management of Injuries
- Electrical Safety Information
- Conduct DRSABCD
- Provide CPR on Adults and Children
- Recovery Position
- Handover to Medical Personnel
- Safe Use of a Defibrillator
Upcoming Courses for Low Voltage Rescue and CPR Training
If there are no upcoming scheduled courses for Low Voltage Rescue and CPR Training, please contact us to find out if we can arrange a custom course for you.
Units of Competency
- HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- UETTDRRF06 Perform rescue from a live LV panel
Duration of Course
Training is delivered Face to Face. All training handouts supplied.
Participants are to wear comfortable clothing and closed in shoes.
Participants will complete a theory based assessment and a practical based assessment to determine their competence.
On successful completion of the low voltage rescue and CPR training course, participants will be issued with a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment and a wallet card stating;
- Participant Name
- Units of Competency Completed
- Date of Completion
- Statement of Attainment Number
Recognition of Prior Learning
All participants are offered the opportunity to apply for RPL. Please refer to the Student Handbook (located in resources) or phone 1300 356 686 for the procedure of how to apply.
From 1st January 2015, it is a requirement when enrolling in a Nationally Recognised training course to have a Unique Student Identifier Number (USI). Certifications cannot be issued until the USI number has been provided and verified.