Electrical Services First Aid

This course provides participants with the skills to manage common first aid situations that can arise in an electrical services industry environment, including rescue from low voltage panels. It is suitable for people employed as electricians and others employed in the electrical services industry.



HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation is a pre-requisite for this course.
If this unit is not already held, it will be covered on the day of the course

What certification do you get?

On successful completion of this course you will be issued a statement of attainment in:

• HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
• UETDRRF004 Perform rescue from a live LV panel
• UETDRMP010 Provide first aid in an ESI environment

St John recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, that first aid skills are renewed every 3 years (HLTAID011) and resuscitation skills (HLTAID009) are renewed every 12 months.


This course covers the following;

• Introduction to low voltage principles
• Managing the unconscious, breathing casualty
• Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
• DRSABCD action plan
• Burns
• Legal issues
• Wounds and bleeding
• Bites and stings


• Defibrillation awareness
• Infection control
• Defibrillation awareness
• Hazards and risk management
• Identifying and labelling the isolation point
• Performing a rescue from a low voltage (LV) panel


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St John Ambulance TAS delivers nationally recognised training and assessment on behalf of St John Ambulance Australia
(RTO 88041)

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Available spots

18th of July 2024

18/07/2024 8:45
18/07/2024 17:00
4 Remaining Seats

29th of July 2024

29/07/2024 8:45
29/07/2024 17:00
4 Remaining Seats

27th of September 2024

27/09/2024 8:45
27/09/2024 17:00
15 Remaining Seats

22nd of October 2024

22/10/2024 8:45
22/10/2024 17:00
8 Remaining Seats