Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel (also known as LVR) course with Australian Qualification Training will provide you with the skills and knowledge to manage a casualty involved in a perform rescue from a live LV panel using an LV Rescue Kit.
Australian Qualification Training's LVR training is open to everyone. There are no prerequisites or previous experience required. We do ask students under 14 years of age to provide written statement from a parent or guardian granting them permission to attend the course.
If your workplace has a minimum of seven (7) employees to be trained in LVR we can send an Australian Qualification Training trainer to you. Contact Australian Qualification Training on 03 837 34008 and we can arrange a time and booking best suited to you.
Australian Qualification Training's recognised LVR training course gives you the knowledge, skills and training to perform a rescue from a live LV panel. The unit UETTDRRF06B Perform Rescue from a live LV panel 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. On successful completion of the course participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for the nationally accredited UETTDRRF06B Perform rescue from a live LV panel.
Prepare to perform rescue procedures from live LV panel.
Instruction in hazards and risk control measures for specific work functions and work areas are identified and obtained. (This will include the risk assessment and control measures taken by the individual performing the rescue).
Electricity isolation point is identified and labelled where appropriate. Tools and emergency equipment are checked for safety, functionality and placed in an accessible location to facilitate response and rescue according to established procedures.
Workplace procedures and work instructions for controlling risk are followed.
Workplace procedures for accessing and isolating the LV panel and removing the victim, where necessary, from contact with live apparatus are followed.
Workplace procedures for applying CPR if required at the site and gaining access to treatment by a medical professional if necessary are followed.
The worksite is secured and entry controlled until appropriate authorities inspect and release the site.
Processes for reporting accidents and/or incidents to authorised personnel are confirmed in accordance with established procedures.