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Refresher - CPR/LVR Training

Course Overview

This course is an industry recognised refresher course designed to ensure that participants continue to maintain currency with regard to their cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and low voltage rescue (LVR) competencies.

This course is designed to ensure that participants maintain the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

It also extends to participants who require the 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.


Upcoming Townsville Training

Location
Dates
Townsville, QLD
14 January 2020 to 14 January 2020
Townsville, QLD
08 January 2020 to 08 January 2020
Townsville, QLD
29 January 2020 to 29 January 2020
Townsville, QLD
26 February 2020 to 26 February 2020
Townsville, QLD
25 March 2020 to 25 March 2020

 
Upcoming Brisbane Training

Location
Dates
Brisbane, QLD
18 December 2019 to 18 December 2019
Brisbane, QLD
08 January 2020 to 08 January 2020
Brisbane, QLD
15 January 2020 to 15 January 2020
Brisbane, QLD
17 January 2020 to 17 January 2020
Brisbane, QLD
22 January 2020 to 22 January 2020
Brisbane, QLD
05 February 2020 to 05 February 2020
Brisbane, QLD
12 February 2020 to 12 February 2020
Brisbane, QLD
14 February 2020 to 14 February 2020
Brisbane, QLD
19 February 2020 to 19 February 2020
Brisbane, QLD
21 February 2020 to 21 February 2020
Brisbane, QLD
25 March 2020 to 25 March 2020
Brisbane, QLD
26 February 2020 to 26 February 2020
Brisbane, QLD
28 February 2020 to 28 February 2020
Brisbane, QLD
04 March 2020 to 04 March 2020
Brisbane, QLD
11 March 2020 to 11 March 2020
Brisbane, QLD
18 March 2020 to 18 March 2020
Brisbane, QLD
01 April 2020 to 01 April 2020
Brisbane, QLD
03 April 2020 to 03 April 2020

Performance Criteria

 
  • Respond to an emergency situation
  • Perform CPR procedures
  • Communicate details of the incident
  • Prepare to perform rescue procedures from live LV panel
  • Carry out rescue from live LV panel
  • Complete the LV panel rescue procedure

Course Outline

CPR

  • Recognise an emergency situation
  • Identify, assess and minimise immediate hazards to health and safety of self and others
  • Assess the casualty and recognise the need for CPR
  • Seek assistance from emergency response services
  • Perform CPR
  • Display respectful behaviour towards casualty
  • Operate automated external defibrillator (AED) according to manufacturer’s instructions
  • Accurately convey incident details to emergency response services Report details of incident to workplace supervisor as appropriate
  • Maintain confidentiality of records and information in line with statutory and/or organisational policies
LVR
  • 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

 

Faqs Refresher - CPR/LVR Training

What is a Unique Student Identifier (USI)?


If you're studying nationally recognised training in Australia from 1 January 2015, you are required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Your USI links to an online account that contains all your training records and results that you have completed from 1 January 2015 onwards and without this number we cannot issue you your statement of attainment.

If you do not already have a USI please click on the following link to create one.

https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi

It is a straight forward process to complete this online and you will require a Driver's Licence, Medicare Card, Australian Passport or Birth Certificate to proceed.

 

Locations

Townsville

327 Bayswater Road
Garbutt
Townsville
QLD 4814

Brisbane

Building, Room 1.02 - Evans Deakin Room
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107

Gold Coast

1 Habana Street
Helensvale
Queensland 4212

Course ID: 7943775 - Refresher - CPR/LVR Training Brisbane

Refresher - CPR/LVR Training

Highlights
  • Award winning training
  • Practical focus
  • Flexible delivery
Duration
2.5 hours
Competency
HLTAID001 - Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
UETTDRRF06 - Perform rescue from a live LV panel
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