Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel and CPR (FAHR05)

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Who should attend

This Skill Set is for individuals who perform rescues from live low voltage (LV) panels and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions.


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.

Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel and CPR training is currently being delivered in a mixed-mode format.

This includes an online self-paced learning component which needs to be completed in your own time before attending the face-to-face practical assessment on the advertised date.

Details to complete the online component will be sent out to participants around two weeks before the practical session.

Please contact if you have any further queries about this training. 

Units of Competency

This course will be provided by Allens Training. Details including units of competency, entry requirements, training duration, assessment requirements and certificate renewal requirements can be found on the Allens training course page.

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

If you are undertaking nationally recognised training delivered by a registered training organisation you will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).  This is an Australian Government requirement.

A USI account will contain all your nationally recognised training records and results from 1 January 2015 onwards.  When applying for a job or enrolling into further study, you may need to provide your training records and results.  One of the main benefits of the USI is that you will have easy access to your training records and results.  You will be able to access you USI account online from a computer, tablet or smart phone.

To be able to receive your certificate on completion of the first aid course, you will need to create your USI.  Please visit and select the ‘Create a USI’ link and follow the steps.  Please bring this number with you to the course so that it can be recorded for you to receive your certificate.


$90 per participant

The following charges will apply for non-attendance at a workshop with cost unless the registrant nominates a colleague (who meets the eligibility criteria for the course) to attend in their place.

  1. Notification of cancellation received within 0 – 5 working days of the course date will incur a charge equivalent to 100% of course fees
  2. Notification of cancellation received within 6 – 10 working days of the course date will incur a charge equivalent to 50% of course fees

Please note for non-attendance due to illness or caring responsibilities, reasonable evidence will be required to waive the non-attendance fee.

Sessions in 2023

Date Registration link  
6 July 2023 Register here

Once you complete your training and you receive your certificate you must upload it into HORUS by following these instructions:

(Please note that unless you undertake a CPR only training, the same certificate will have to be uploaded twice, once for CPR and the other for the relevant training you completed i.e. PFAC – Provide First Aid, RFAC – Remote First Aid, etc)


To apply for this course; ANU staff should enrol via the Allen's Booking Calendar and students via ISIS.

A requirement of the registration process is to discuss and obtain the following from your supervisor:

  • Approval to attend the training program; and
  • Local area charging code
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