RIIWHS204E - Work safely at heights

Welcome to your Working at Heights full course

To complete this course you will be required to complete your theory study and assessment online, followed by a face to face practical assessment at your local Civil Safety office. 
 
You will be contacted to book in your practical assessment, or if you would like, please contact Civil Safety on 1300 CIVIL S or contact your local Civil Safety training facility direct.
 
If you require further assistance please do not hesitate to contact student.services@civilsafety.edu.au.
 

Learning Resources & Theory Assessment

Course Details

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to work safety 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.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors.  Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors.  Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.

Note: The terms Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and Work Health and Safety (WHS) are equivalent and generally either can be used in the workplace. In jurisdictions where the National Model WHS Legislation has not been implemented RTOs are advised to contextualise the unit of competency by referring to the existing State/Territory OHS legislative requirements.

This assessment is the theory component (only) of the RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights unit.

Depending on your existing skills and knowledge, this unit may take up to a day to deliver in a face-to-face classroom environment. It can take between 1.5 hours and 3 hours to complete the theory assessment depending on your skills and knowledge of the subject matter.

The purpose of this course is to develop and assess the  skills and knowledge of new and existing workers in:

Identifying work requirements

Identifying work procedures and instructions

How to access and install equipment

Performing work at heights

Cleaning up work area

This unit is delivered by Civil Safety. The theory assessment component of this unit is delivered in the online mode. The practical assessment component is delivered face-to-face at a Civil Safety High Risk Training Facility or at an agreed location that has the physical resources for assessment of this unit.

Commence your theory assessment