Work Safely at Heights - RIIWHS204D
Work Safely at Heights - Course Summary
The Work Safely at Heights (RIIWHS204D) course is designed to provide students with the skills and techniques to safely work at heights in the telecommunications, resource, and infrastructure industries.
The course is based on the requirements of the Regulations, Codes of Practices and National Standards applicable for persons working at heights. The course includes identifying possible risks and hazards, accessing and installing appropriate equipment, selecting reliable anchor systems, and cleaning up the work area.
Our fee is $250 per person. Ask us about costs for on-site courses.
Next Course Dates
12:30pm Start - Friday 15th January 2021
8:00am Start - Thursday 11th February 2021 - Refresher
Need it sooner or different date? Give us a call, we will try and help.
Who is this course for?
The course is suitable for anyone required to work at heights for example, riggers, construction workers, or operators of Elevated Work Platforms.
In relation to the coronavirus we have implemented measures to protect both our students and staff in these trying times. We are closely following the advice from the Australia Department of Health, and adopting the strictest personal hygiene measures in our cars, trucks, and places of work.
We have limited non-training staff, by having our administration staff work from home. Course sizes have also been limited to ensure that our training spaces have a minimum of 4 square meters per person.
All our students are being advised that they must reschedule if they::
- Have returned from overseas within the last 14 days
- Been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case in the last 14 days
- Been advised to self-isolate in the last 14 days
- Experiencing symptoms like: cough, fever, runny nose, shortness of breath, or any other respiratory illness.
- Been to any COVID-19 hotspots during the time and date indicated on the nsw.gov.au website
About The Course
Our regularly scheduled courses are conducted at our Mayfield (MAP) premises. Typically we try to run a course every second week.
Participants will receive appropriate training to safely work at heights.
There are no pre-requisites to this course, although students must be 16 years of age or older, and a reasonable level of fitness and agility is recommended. NB: Students under 18 are required to have parental or guardian consent.
How do I make a Booking?... It's easy! Check out our Booking Guide for more details.
123 Training Solutions conduct the Work Safely at Heights course in partnership and on behalf of Admire Workplace Safety Pty Ltd (RTO Number: 91330).
Students will learn to:
- Identify work requirements
- Identify work procedures ad instructions
- Access and install equipment
- Perform work at heights
- Clean up work area
The course covers the selection, fit, use, and maintenance of heights safety equipment, including:
- Fall arrest devices
- Ropes and static lines
- Tripods and davits
- Anchorage points
Maximum class size is limited to 14 people.
Participants are required to be 16 years of age to enrol in a Working at Heights course. Please note that for any participants who are under 18, a parent or guardian is required to also sign the enrollment form.
Successful participants will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework for the following unit of competency: RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
On Site Courses
We are more than happy to arrange to do on-site courses. Call or email for details on price structure, and available dates.
The working safely at heights training takes approximately 6 hours depending on class size and individuals prior knowledge and experience.
Main Newcastle Premises: 123 Training Solutions - 18 Gavey Street, Mayfield NSW 2304
$250 per person - ask us about reduced rates for group bookings
- Payment is due in full prior to, or on the first day of the training.