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Work Safely At Heights- RIIWHS204D

Course Overview

This nationally recognised unit of competence from the Resources and Infrastructure training package RII2019 is suitable for those who are working at heights in Sydney, and is suitable for those from various industries. The participant through a combination of theory and practical will gain the necessary skill and knowledge to work safely in a broad range of situations using the various types of fall protection equipment. This unit of competence is aligned with the AS1891 with clear focus on compliance with the current codes of practice. It is also a great work at heights refresher course.  



There are no prerequisites for the unit on safe working at heights.


Course requirements

Participants will need to have adequate English language and literacy skills to be able to participate fully in the working safely at heights training.  


Course Outline  

  • Course introduction
  • Reference documents / legislation
  • Statistics of working at height
  • Definitions
  • Connectors
  • Energy absorbers
  • Harnesses – inspection, fitting & use
  • Fall arrest devices
  • Roles and responsibilities of key personnel
  • Risk management
  • Fall prevention methods & options
  • Estimating fall distances / clearances
  • Emergency procedures
  • Anchor point requirements
  • General safety points
  • Use of ladders
  • Service & inspection requirements
  • Practical exercises
  • Assessment  

Learning outcome

Participants will gain the following knowledge and skills on completion of the workplace heights safety course

·         Identifying the work requirements

·         Work procedures and instructions for the task

·         Accessing and installing equipment

·         Performing work at heights

·         Cleaning up the work area


Course Outcome

Upon successful completion of the course, each student will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.


Course Duration

1 day



Training is conducted at Workplace Training Centre facilities located in Arndell Park NSW.


Training can also be conducted onsite with the following requirements;

·         Suitable training room with tables, chairs and whiteboard

·         Suitable working at heights scenario for practical exercises


Fees and charges

The course is $270.00 per person (GST exempt) and includes all course material.


Where Workplace Training Centre receives sufficient notice of cancellation (at least 48 hours) a refund of fees may be available.

Cancellations within 48 hours may incur a 20% cancellation fee.

No refund is given for non attendance or cancellation on day of training.

A re -issue of Statement of Attainment certificates will incur a fee of $30.



More information can be found on our website or a hard copy can be obtained from the office.


For group training or onsite training rates please phone 02 9622 6060

Payment Method
EFT, Credit Card or Cheque prior to training day
We accept Visa & Mastercard

To enrol or for more information

Contact us on:

Phone: 02 9622 6060



Address: Unit 12 / 70 Holbeche Road Arndell Park NSW 2148

ABN: 24 127 418 106

RTO ID: 91390

SWAHlearning outcomes.pdf

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  • Safe Working at Heights
    28/05/2015 8:00:00 AM
    Arndell Park
    Thursday / 8am start / $270
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  • Safe Working at Heights
    5/06/2015 8:00:00 AM
    Arndell Park
    Friday / 8am start / $270.00
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  • Safe Working at Heights
    11/06/2015 8:00:00 AM
    Arndell Park
    Thursday / 8am start / $270
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