Working at heights
Unit Code & Title
RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
1 day (8 hours) face to face
4 hours pre course learning
Corporate Course Fee
$1,795 for up to 10 people
Public Course Fee
$235 per person
Public Course Dates (Sunshine Coast)
November: 1 | 8 | 15 | 22 | 29
December: 3 | 10 | 17
January: 7 | 14 | 21 | 28
Public Course Dates (Brisbane)
November: 7 | 14 | 21 | 28
December: 5 | 12 | 19
January: 9 | 16 | 23 | 30
This nationally recognised course covers theoretical and practical aspects of working at height and all students will be taught how to assist in developing safe work method statements and risk assessments for working at height. This course covers:
- Applicable legislations and company working at heights procedures
- Definitions and types working at height activities
- Hazard identification and risk management procedures
- Equipment selection and correct use
- Anchor systems (including selecting anchorage)
- Fall restraint systems
- Fall arrest systems
- Work positioning systems
- Correct use of ladders and ladder safety training
- Rescue equipment and procedures
- Industry case studies
This course is recommended for all workers who conduct or supervise tasks whilst at height.
Students are required to complete Pre Course Learning for these Units of Competency.
Upon booking students will receive an email Booking Confirmation with the Student Manual and Pre Course Questionnaire attached. The students shall read the Student Manual and complete the Pre Course Questionnaire prior to the course commencement. These Pre Course Questionnaires will be reviewed by the Trainer / Assessor upon commencement of training.
Face to face training and assessment is conducted at one of Link Resources Training purpose built training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.
Link Resources Training Facilities
|9 Tandem Av,
Warana QLD 4575
|4/31 Henry St,
Loganholme QLD 4129
Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Tectra Australia Pty Ltd (RTO 40889).
Please see the Link Resources Payments, Cancellations and Refund Policy below in Student Information for all details on Payments for your course.
Upon confirming a booking, student’s will be sent a ‘Booking Confirmation’ via e-mail that contains a booking form and LLN pre-assessment.
All students must be literate in the English Language (no interpreters allowed).
Due to the physical performance requirements of this unit, all students are to have a reasonable level of mental and physical fitness.
People with back, leg, arm or joint injuries may find it difficult to climb / access the practical area and perform activities at height. (Please note that students must be physically capable of wearing a harness and climbing for significant periods of time).
Special client needs will be identified through initial contact with Link Resources Training staff, receipt of application materials, and orientation events prior to the commencement of training and or assessment.
No pre-requisites exist for this Unit of Competency.
Training & Education Pathways: After achieving these units of competency students may undertake a range of associated resources and infrastructure units and qualifications.
Employment Pathways: After achieving these units of competency students may seek employment in civil, construction, resources, manufacturing, utilities and maintenance industries.
Registered Training Organisation
This course and all related training and assessment services are delivered by Link Resources Training in partnership with Tectra Australia Pty Ltd (RTO 40889).
Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is the acknowledgement of a persons current skills and knowledge acquired through previous training, work or life experience.
Credit Transfer (CT) is the granting of credit to an individual for units of competency / modules previous completed.
Equipment & PPE requirements
Link Resources supply all equipment necessary for all students to undertake training and encourage students to bring along their own relevant equipment, procedures and other information.
For our public courses at our purpose built training facilities trainees must wear suitable clothing (t-shirt, pants and closed in footwear as a minimum).