First Aid, CPR and LVR
Shock response – Learn how to perform first aid and respond to a person suffering from electrical shock.
HLTAID003 Provide First Aid, HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation & UETTDRRF06 Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel
This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to provide first aid, perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation and perform rescue from a live LV Panel.
If you require immediate support, please call 000.
This service is free to ETU members and their families.
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If there are no dates available you can call us on 1800 270 875 or send us an enquiry.
Duration: 2 days (8.00am – 4.00pm daily) plus compulsory pre-reading
Location: The Centre for U – Level 3, 200 Arden Street, North Melbourne Victoria
At the end of this course you will learn how to:
- recognise and respond to an emergency
- possess skills and knowledge to perform CPR in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines
- assess the scene and casualty and identify and minimise risks
- be able to use various manual handling techniques
- have the skills and knowledge to rescue a person in contact with low voltage live electrical conductors and equipment
- know how to carry out a risk assessment of an electrically hazardous situation and to perform low voltage rescue procedures
This course includes compulsory pre-reading of up to 6 hours, including questions to answer. Training delivery is face-to-face on premises and includes a combination of theory and practical training.
To demonstrate your understanding of the course, a range of assessment methods will be used including written questions and demonstration of practical skills. All training and assessment is completed under the rules of evidence and principles of assessment.
If you are interested in applying for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), please refer to the Student Handbook for further details.
After successfully completing this course, you will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the units of competency – HLTAID001, HLTAID003 and UETTDRRF06.
ETU Member: FREE
Non-Member: $300 (this includes a course fee of $200, an administration fee of $70 and materials fee of $30)
Eligibility for Free Training
To access the Upskilling Services for free, ETU members must be:
- Financial (includes suspended up to six (6) months)
- A member for more than three (3) months
- A family member (of an eligible ETU member) who fits the definition
For more information read our Eligibility Policy
Pre-requisites – Students need to complete HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation prior to completing UETTDRRF06 Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel. The course is structured so that HLTAID001 is undertaken and assessed on the first day.
You need to demonstrate that you have the required level of language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) to complete this course, therefore you will need to complete an LLN assessment prior to commencing your pre-learning.
Unique Student Identification (USI) – As of 1st of January 2015, the Australian Government introduced compulsory USI numbers. The USI is a reference number that gives you access to your USI account. A USI will allow you to see your results from all training providers including all completed units and qualifications. Please ensure that you have obtained your USI and provide it to the training provider. The process takes a couple of minutes, is free and available online at http://www.usi.gov.au.