RIIWHS204D Working safely at heights

OVERVIEW: This course covers the skills and knowledge needed for those working in operational roles where they are required to perform work at heights including:

  • Working Safely at Heights
  • Develop Risk Assessments and Hazard Elimination
  • Safe Work Method Statements For Working Safely At Heights
  • Relevant Regulations, Legislation and Australian Standards
  • Anchor Fall Protection, Correct Equipment Selection, Training and Use

If you conduct or supervise tasks that are carried out at height you will find this course valuable to the safety of your workplace.

Working Safely at Heights is directed at fall prevention rather than fall arrest. This course
is designed to provide workers with the skills and knowledge to work safely in any height location such as:

  • General Construction
  • Maintenance
  • Mining
  • Large Factories
  • Other work environments where it is possible to fall from one level to another

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Participants must provide identification and be 18 years of age
  • Ability to use and understand basic English
  • Ability to use and understand basic Maths

DELIVERY STRUCTURE:

Face to face from our Bibra Lake location. Our classes have a maximum of 10 participants.

Refresher assessment available. Please mention this at time of booking.

On-site training and VOCs: Trainwest is able to come to your workplace to conduct this training to your employees. In addition, Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. Please contact 1300 938 411 for available dates and pricing.

CERTIFICATION: Upon successful completion, participants will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for the unit of competency RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights

ADDITIONAL TRAINING DETAILS:

Location: All training is delivered at Trainwest Skills Training Centre; Unit 6 / 164 Barrington St, Bibra Lake.

Start Time: 8:00 am (Please arrive 15 minutes earlier for registration and ID checked)
Finish Time: 4:00 pm
What to bring: 100 points of ID including minimum. 1 Photo ID (e.g. Driver’s Licence, Passport (current or expired no more than 2 years), WA proof of age card or other Australian Government issued ID card with photo);  Existing HRW licence
Clothing: Long sleeve shirt, long pants, safety boots.LOCATION: All training is delivered at Trainwest Skills Training Centre; Unit 6 / 164 Barrington St, Bibra Lake.

INVESTMENT:

Payments are accepted via direct debit, credit card/EFTPOS or cash 

Construction Training Fund Rebate

CTF assists the building and construction industry to remain efficient and competitive by supporting the training of workers in the industry. Subsidies are available to reduce training costs making it easier for eligible businesses and employees to access the training they need when they need it.

The CTF Supplementary Skills Program provides support for eligible trainees across a range of approved Construction Skills, Occupational Health & Safety and Industry Skills courses.

Please contact https://bcitf.org/ to determine your eligibility.

WorkSafe High risk work licence

Find out about how to apply for, renew, or replace your High Risk Work Licence, https://www.commerce.wa.gov.au/worksafe/high-risk-work-licence

Fees
Please note: No GST is payable on fees

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