UETTDRRF06 Perform rescue from a live LV panel $130

Also known as Low Voltage Rescue (LVR)

About this unit of competency

This unit covers the performance of rescue procedures from live low voltage (LV) apparatus, not including overhead lines and underground cables in the workplace. 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.

The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a licence/registration to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work.

Other conditions may apply under state and territory legislative and regulatory licencing requirements which must be confirmed prior to commencing this unit.

National Course Code

UETTDRRF06 Perform rescue from a live LV panel

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation


The expected duration to complete this course is 6 hours face to face workshop.


This course is designed with flexibility, so it can be adapted to cater for special needs of the client.

Topics include:

  • Low Voltage Rescue
  • Legislation including NSW Code of Practice
  • Control measures
  • On Site Risk Assessment
  • Low Voltage Rescue kits
  • Resuscitation
  • Defibrillation
  • General rescue principles
  • First Aid management for burns and other injuries

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

The Perform rescue from a live LV panel course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.


All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Award Issued

  • Upon successful completion a Statement of Attainment will be issued for

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

UETTDRRF06 Perform rescue from a live LV panel

Assessment Methods 
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Practical demonstrations/skills observations including the use of a Low Voltage Rescue kit
  • Completion of reports


UETTDRRF06 Perform rescue from a live panel requires the successful completion of HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (or equivalent).

*Please note, as we deliver this course with the HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation it is a requirement of this course that practical demonstration of CPR must be performed on the floor.