Low Voltage Rescue and Resuscitation (LVR/CPR)


Be prepared to provide rescue and resuscitation to a person who has stopped breathing or is unconscious due to electrical shock. Gain skills in managing the danger of accidental electrocution and learn more about WHS requirements, expectations of a safety observer, and use of a low voltage rescue kit.

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is recommended for renewal every 12 months as per the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice.

It is recommended that LVR training is renewed annually to maintain currency and meet industry requirements defined by the Office of the Technical Regulator in line with the Electricity Act 1996 and the Electricity (General) Regulations 2012.

On successful completion of the course, you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for:
• HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
• UETDRRF004 Perform rescue from a live LV panel

For organisations that wish to pay the student fees for this course and are unable to pay by credit card via the website, please contact the Short Course team via email at to organise a Third Party Payment invoice.


This course is eligible for CITB funding. The CITB is a whole-of-industry led organisation that provides support to attract, train and retain South Australian building and construction workers by providing leadership in training and skills development.

Each financial year, Eligible Persons with an approved CITB number are provided with $3,000 of training fee subsidies through the Construction Skills Training Program.

To check your eligibility or to renew your CITB number visit or download the MyCITB app through the Apple App Store or Google Play via the CITB website:

Upon receipt of enrolment, students will be sent an email with further instructions on claiming the CITB rebate. You do not need to provide your CITB number at the time of enrolment.

At the successful completion of a CITB eligible course, eligible CITB students will be refunded with the CITB subsidy. The subsidy will be paid to whoever paid for the course. TAFE SA cannot claim your refund (and therefore cannot reimburse you the funded amount) prior to the finish date. All CITB refunds will be credited against the student or third party account and can not be refunded back to credit cards.

Rebate refunds will be processed within 60 days of course completion (this timeframe is to allow for assessment submission, marking and processing).

The CITB number you provide to TAFE SA must belong to the individual participant – you cannot use the CITB number of another person or company.

  • HLTAI009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation is a pre-requisite unit for the UETDRRF004 Perform rescue from a live LV panel. Participants will need to complete the e-Learning component of the HLTAID009 unit prior to attending the workshop session. Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation will form the first 2 hours of the workshop where participants will undertake practice and assessment and will need to demonstrate a satisfactory outcome of all assessments to be eligible to undertake the UETDRRF004 Perform rescue from a live LV panel component of the training.

    Participants must be 14 years of age or older and have a basic level of literacy and numeracy. During your cardiopulmonary resuscitation training you will be required to work at a range of heights levels, and to roll onto your back, side and/or stomach. You are required to kneel and demonstrate at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on the floor as per the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

    An online e-book will be made available to you upon enrolment for pre-reading before your course. A link to this resource will be provided in your confirmation email.
  • Perform rescue from a live LV panel (UETDRRF004)

    Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (HLTAID009)

Short Course Delivery Locations Some short courses can provide accreditation for industry-specific registration, while others merely provide skills and knowledge in the subject area. Concession prices are available for some courses.


Dates to be advised

1 day x 4 hours
Student Visa (500)

Not Eligible

Cost Information
This course is eligible for CITB Funding. Your CITB Number must be active at the time of registration. The CITB rebate for this course is approx. $130.



Dates to be announced

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