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UETTDRRF10B
Provide first aid in an ESI environment

This Competency Standard Unit covers the provision of first aid in an Electricity Supply Industry (ESI) environment. It includes the recognition and provision of an initial response where first aid is required in emergency situations by providing essential first aid using basic life support measures according to established workplace first aid policies and procedures.

Pre-requisites:
HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Frequency:
Annual as defined in the VESI Skills and Training Guidelines
Course Duration:
8 hours (Provide first aid in an ESI environment and CPR)
Max Class:
12
Certification:
On successful completion of this course the learner will be issued with a nationally recognised
Statement of Attainment.
Summary of content
  • Prepare to provide first aid in an ESI environment:
  • Identify physical hazards and risks to personal and others’ health and safety according to established procedures, assess the situation and decide on actions required, seek assistance from others, if required.
  • Carry out the provision of first aid in an ESI environment
  • Complete provision of first aid in an ESI environment