Low Voltage Rescue UETTDRRF06B Includes CPR HLTAID001

Course overview

In 4 Training offers the Low Voltage Rescue UETTDRRF06B course. This Competency Standard Unit covers 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

Some employment options

  • Electrician
  • Electrical support worker
  • Alarm installer
  • CCTV installer
  • Electrical fitter

Pre Requisites

There is no pre requisites for this course. However it is recommended that you have completed a minimum of Year 10 or equivalent level and good English reading and writing skills.
Physically capable of CPR for minimum of 2 minutes and ability to remove a 60kg person off an electrical panel.

Delivery options

  • Full course: 4 hours face-to-face training
  • Refresher course: 2 hours face-to-face training
  • This course has a combination of theory and practicals

(Note full weekend courses attract a 30% surcharge)

Course locations

  • Emerald
  • Rockhampton
  • Gladstone

Units of competency

  • UETTDRRF06B Perform rescue from a live LV panel
  • HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Licencing information

Electrical workers should be aware that it is mandatory for electrical workers to be competent in rescue and resuscitation in accordance with section 28 of the Electricity (General) Regulations 2013.

This regulation prescribes that “persons required to carry out, or help carry out, electrical work must be suitably trained in rescue and resuscitation in accordance with recognised practices within the electricity industry”.

Low voltage (with CPR) satisfies the requirements of Electrical Regulation 2013 Schedule 9 “Safety Observer” as well as meeting the requirements of the Department of Justice and Attorney-General Electrical licence application or renewal.

Suggested pathways

  • Electrician
  • Test and tag

Refresher Training

Industry standards for refresher training vary from industry to industry.

  • Some coal mines still require refreshers every 6 months
  • Most other industries only require refreshers every 12 months

Provide CPR HLTAID001 is only valid for 12 months.
We look forward to seeing you on your next refresher.