Working At Heights Training RIIWHS204D - Work safely at heights
This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to work safely at heights in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.
This unit it appropriate for those working in operational roles where they are required to perform work at heights.
Why should I attend?
This unit specifies the competency required to undertake safe working practices when working at heights or depths.
This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles, at worksites within:
- Civil construction
- Coal mining Drilling
- Extractive industries
- Metalliferous mining
How long will the training take?
This course is approximately one day in duration.
Who is eligible to undertake this training?
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Students will learn to…
Students will learn to work at heights in a safe and efficient manner. The course will include the following:
- Identify work requirements
- Identify work procedures and instructions
- Access and install equipment
- Perform work at heights
- Clean up work area
How is the course conducted and assessed?
Your training will be divided up into two parts firstly theory and once that is completed a practical section.
Upon successful completion of the unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued. Participants will receive a wallet card consisting of one (1) nationally recognised unit of competency.
Unit of competency:
RIIWHS204D – Work safely at heights.
Long Sleeve Hi-Visibility Shirt (or Long Sleeve Shirt with a Hi-Visibility Vest), Long Pants, Steel Cap Safety Boots, Hard Hat (Optional), Safety Glasses (Optional).