Work Safely at Heights

RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights

Description:
RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights

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.

Location:
Mackay QLD

Duration:
7 hours face-to-face delivery. No pre-course work required.

Cost:
$160.00 GST free per participant

Payment method:
Payment can be made by cash, with tax invoice issued on the day.
If payment is made by an employer or company an invoice will be sent after the course for payment

How to Book:
You can book on-line 24 hrs a day by selecting here, or call us (8.30am – 7.00pm Mon-Fri) on 0429230714

Delivery method:
Classroom Face to Face

Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Requirements
Participants will require suitable LLN skills to complete the following tasks/skills:

• Read information from a PowerPoint and whiteboard
• Listen and understand verbal information delivered by an English-speaking trainer
• Complete written incident reports forms in English
• Read and answer a multiple-choice question paper
• Read and answer a short-written answer test

Prerequisites:
There is no prior learning required for the full course.

Assessment procedure:
Assessment is at the end of the course to show the instructor that you have an appropriate understanding of the procedures necessary to manage Work safely at heights.
This will consist of a theory assessment and practical demonstrations.

Requirements for Completion:
100% attendance and participation.

Outcome:
At the successful completion of this course participants will be issued with a statement of attainment RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
Certificate will be emailed to the student the evening of the course.

Topics covered:
• locates and applies relevant documentation, policies and procedures
• demonstrates completion of working safely at heights that safely, effectively and efficiently meets all of the required outcomes on more than one (1) occasion including:
• accessing, interpreting and applying technical and safety information for working at heights
• assessing hazards and risk associated with working at heights and implement control methods
• selecting wearing and caring for personal protective equipment
• identifying required safety systems including fall protection and associated equipment
• checking that fitting, adjusting and anchoring of fall protection and associated equipment is correct
• performing work safely at heights
• names and functions of equipment, components and materials
• complying with equipment manufacturer’s instructions and specifications
• safe shifting and handling of tools and materials
• adhering to statutory and regulatory authority requirements
• the nature of work undertaken at heights
• complying with heights safety systems
• the processes of providing for safe working practices
• using safety equipment/systems and considerations to facilitate working safely at heights
• complying with safe work methods