Working at Heights
RIIWHS204D Work Safely at Heights
Course Duration: One day Course
Course Fee: $350.00
Course Location: Unit 5/20 Cook Drive, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450 (Behind BISCO)
Must be physically fit
• Students must be able to complete the theory & practical assessments & have adequate literacy skills
• Payment required prior to commencement of course
Students must bring:
• Unique Student Identifier (USI) number
• Comfortable, suitable work clothing for practical activities
• Hi Vis gear will be provided
• Enclosed shoes must be worn, preferably work boots
Students will learn the practical and theory skills necessary to undertake work at heights on a broad range of structures and be able to work safely in the vicinity of unprotected edges or on steep ground. The course includes identifying possible risks and hazards, accessing and installing appropriate equipment, selecting reliable anchor systems, and cleaning up the work area.
Identify work requirements
Identify work procedures and 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
All participants must undertake an assessment after training.
All participants that successfully complete the assessment will be issued with a statement of attainment. This unit of competency is nationally recognised.
Language, Literacy & Numeracy
Allowances can be made for participants with language, literacy & numeracy issues.
You will complete a short literacy and numeracy assessment on enrolment and if we identify any learning difficulties the Trainer/Assessor will be notified prior to your attendance for the course. Depending on your learning difficulty, the Trainer can spend extra time assisting you and/or do a verbal assessment with you. Or we may discuss options with you and may refer you to other support services as outlined in the Candidate Support, Welfare and Guidance Section on page 11 of the Student Handbook.
Terms and conditions
$100 deposit on confirmation of booking per enrolment
Cancellation more than 7 days prior to commencement – 50% refund
Cancellation within 7 days of commencement – 20% refund
Course to be paid in full at or before commencement of the course.
Group bookings welcome.
Class size is limited.
Next Training Courses:
Available Jan - Fri 29th 2021
Available Feb - Tue 9th & Tue 23rd 2021
Available Mar - Thu 11th & Fri 26th 2021
Available Apr - Thu 8th & Tue 27th 2021
Available May - Mon 10th & Tue 25th 2021
(Course dates subject to change)
Book online now or call GBES TRAINING on 02 6613 0662 or 0455 119 855