Perform rescue from a live low voltage panel

This course looks at how to deal with a low voltage rescue safely.


Course Content

The course covers the following;


  • Introduction
  • Course objectives
  • Statistics
  • What is an electric shock
  • Risk management
  • Identify the hazards
  • Emergency planning
  • The Electrical Safety Act 2002
  • Performance of live work
  • Safe systems of work
  • Safe approach distance
  • Training and competency
  • The Low Voltage Switchboard Rescue Kit
  • Contents of kit
  • Rescue hook
  • Carry out rescue from Live Low Voltage panel
  • Maintenance
  • Inspect equipment and report faults
  • Potential electrical injuries
  • DC electrical injuries
  • Electrical burns
  • Complete the LV Panel Rescue Procedure
  • The equipment register
  • Record keeping



2 Hours