This course provides participants with the skills to manage common first aid situations that can arise in an electrical services industry environment. It is suitable for people employed as electricians and others employed in the electrical services industry.
As of 29 October 2020, First Aid training at public venues in the Melbourne metropolitan area is open.
For the continued safety of staff and students additional measures are in place:
Importantly, those who meet the following criteria should not attend any St John Ambulance Training course:
Those who are diagnosed with a confirmed case of COVID-19 within 14 days after attending their St John training course must advise St John Ambulance Victoria immediately on 1300 360 455
For a limited time only, all First Aid training will come with access to our Infection Control eLearning course that participants can complete online in just 45 minutes.
Students will receive a link to the course on their student readiness page.
This course provides practical advice for you and your workplace teams to follow to help reduce the spread of infection such as Coronavirus.
This course is designed for those working in an electrical services environment and covers a range of first aid scenarios specific to electrical services.
The course topics include rescue from low voltage apparatus and hazards and risk management.
This course is taught by St John trainers with over 100 years of combined experience and backgrounds in Nursing, Education and Leadership. They are ready to share their experience and passion with you that creates confidence to perform first aid should you ever need to.
6.5 hours Face to Face
This course covers the following:
On successful completion of this course you will be issued a Certificate which is a statement of attainment in:
St John recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, that electrical services first aid skills are renewed every 12 months.
Assessment is through a combination of practical first aid activities and a written test paper.
You will be required to demonstrate CPR on a manikin on the floor
Students must have completed HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) within the previous 12 months.