Working at Heights

RIIWHS204D

This nationally accredited Working at Heights course will equip you with the skills and knowledge that you require to safely work at heights. Our engaging course uses various forms of depth utilising fall protection. On the successful completion of the course, learners will be issued a nationally accredited statement of attainment.

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The Work Safely at Heights course can be done at any of our High Risk Training Facilities.  Your course consists of learning material, theory assessment, and a practical assessment. The course lasts approximately 1 day (approximately 8 hours) depending on the number of attendees and their prior knowledge and experience in the industry. Note if you haven't completed a certificate III unit of competency or qualification you may have to complete our free Language, Literacy and Numeracy test here.

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Course Overview

RIIWHS204D – Work safely at heights

This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles where they are required to perform work at heights.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.

The elements of this course are:

1. Identify work requirements
2. Identify work procedures and instructions
3. Access and install equipment
4. Perform work at heights
5. Clean up work area

You are required to be able to walk freely, be able to bend and twist, perform safe lifting techniques and have an understanding of typical workplace risk and safety policy and procedures.

When you are deemed competent by a Civil Safety assessor you will receive a Statement of Attainment.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, you must possess basic literacy and numeracy skills. You may be required to complete a Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) indicator prior to enrolling.

If you have any concerns regarding the literacy or numeracy requirements, please contact student.services@civilsafety.edu.au for advice.

Your Training Options

We conduct all our courses on a regular basis. Click the enquire button and enter your preferred dates and we will get back to with dates that suit you.

Study Options
 
    Funding – This course may or may not be subsidised by government funding or industry incentives. Some courses as low as $50 (your contribution) Enquire NOW to see if you are eligible for any funding options available (for some courses only) – we are a registered RTO for various State & Federal Funding including UserChoice, Certificate 3 Guarantee, CSQ, Skilling Queenslanders for Work, Aboriginal Responsive Skilling Grants or BERT
 
  • Blended
  • Face to Face
  • Night time classes (minimum numbers)
  • We can come to you
  • Group bookings
  • Bundle packages available
Nominal (supervised) hours represent the supervised structured learning and assessment activity required to sufficiently address the content of each course (acknowledging that progress can vary between learners).

This course has nationally agreed nominal hours of 20.

The volume of learning identifies the duration of all activities required to achieve the learning outcomes of the course, including all training and learning activities such as guided learning, individual study, learning activities in the workplace and assessment activities. The time taken to complete this course may vary due to contributing factors such as previous experience. ENQUIRE

About This Course

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning is offered by Civil Safety. Call 1300 CIVIL S to enquire about fees and processes

Credit Transfer

Credit transfer may be offered on units of competency that you already hold. Contact Civil Safety. Call 1300 CIVIL S to enquire about fees and process

Course Locations

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Course Fees

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Study at Civil Safety

You are encouraged to download and read the student handbook prior to enrolling to understand your rights and obligations as a student at Civil Safety.

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LLN Indicator

If you have not previously studied a certificate-level qualification before we will need to check your readiness for study. Please call 1300 CIVIL S prior to enrolling for more information.