Low Voltage Rescue and CPR Course

Conducted by our experienced Low-Voltage Rescue trainers, this course is designed to provide participants with skills and knowledge required to rescue casualties from Low Voltage (LV) apparatus (not including overhead lines and underground cables) in the workplace and perform CPR on an unconscious casualty in accordance with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines. Those who work with electricity or are required to be safety observer to those who work with electricity (facility management, maintenance etc) should attend this course.

By conducting this course your CPR qualification will also be refreshed (recommended at least every 12 months). Our First Aid course is the minimum recommended qualification for anyone required to perform first aid n the workplace. Our Advanced First Aid course provides more advanced skills required of those who work in larger facilities or groups or in areas where medical help may be delayed or access if difficult. 

Face to Face

5 hours


4 hours


4 hours*

Enhanced Online

30 mins


$145 per person

Contact us for corporate / group pricing options.


Competency Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the following statement of attainment:

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by Intrinsic Safety Training (ABN 61 135738856).

Allens RTO Third Party Delivery

Course Delivery Details

Course Duration:
  • Face to Face: 5 hours (minimum) full face to face course
  • Blended Delivery: 4 hours face to face course with the addition of 2 hour self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course
  • Online Training with Face to Face Assessment: Self paced online learning with a scheduled 30 minutes face to face practical assessment
  • Refresher Training: 4 hours face to face course – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates
Course Delivery Options

This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an Intrinsic Safety Training or Third party facility.

Important information regarding course durations:

Course durations are reflective of group sizes between 4 and 15 students. 

If there are less students in a group course duration may be reduced by a maximum of 10%. 

Therefore, if a class size exceeds 15 students it may  be necessary to increase course duration

Payment Terms

Individual bookings require payment upfront or at time of booking.

Group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and Intrinsic Safety Training.

Refund Policy

Please refer to our refund policy.

Course Content and Assessment

The key areas covered by this course include:

  • Inspection and placement of rescue equipment

  • Assessing and controlling hazards to rescuer, victim, and others

  • Isolation procedures

  • Maintaining safe approach distances (SAD) appropriate to rescue from live LV panel

  • Removing victim to safe location

  • Involvement of external emergency services

  • Electrical safety information

  • Management of injuries

  • Performing CPR on an unconscious casualty

  • Correct use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Physical Requirements

Students will have to carry out various physical practical exercises. Therefore students should be capable of conducting the following activities:

  • Conducting a low-voltage panel rescue
  • Performing CPR and defibrillation on an adult casualty
  • Performing CPR on an infant casualty

It is a training package requirement of this course that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor.

Assessment Components

Both practical (tasks and scenarios) and written theory assessments will be conducted during face to face training sessions.

Student Information

Students undertaking this course will have to demonstrate the following to be eligible for entry:

Language, Literacy and Numeracy
  • Sufficient English language, literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete this course

Personal Safety
  • Personal safety equipment must be provided by/for the student and worn during training

Venue Information/Catering

Students attending courses at our venues must provide:

  • Lunch (cafes operate within or close to all of our training venues)

  • Appropriate clothing (preferably long pants and closed footwear)

Student Rights and Responsibilities

The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) requires that students be aware of their rights and responsibilities once they have selected their training provider. By enrolling into any of our courses you are deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions outlined in our Student Handbook.

Identification Requirements

Students will be required to show proof of identification at the commencement of the course.

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