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RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights

RTO Code: 21519

Duration: 1 day (face to face)

Aim: This nationally recognised training course is interactive and identifies the requirements needed to undertake safe work practices when working at heights or depths.

Delivery:

HAZCON delivers the nationally accredited unit RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights. This interactive course covers working safely at heights in resources and infrastructure industries. It includes: identifying the work requirements, work procedures and instructions for the task; accessing and installing equipment; performing work at heights; and cleaning up the work area.
 

Key Areas Covered:

  • Introduction and administration;           
  • Legislative framework: including Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004, and Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017;
  • Discussions of other guidance material such as the WorkSafe Victoria Compliance Code Prevention of Falls in General Construction and Australian Standards;
  • Identifying the work requirements;
  • Work procedures and instructions for the task; it's the law;
  • Job Safety Analysis and Safe Work Method Statements;            
  • Hierarchy of controls;
  • Individual fall systems;
  • Ladder usage;
  • Accessing and installing equipment;
  • Performing work at heights;
  • Cleaning up the work area;
  • Practical fitting of safety harnesses/restraint systems; and
  • Assessment and questions.

Assessment: Competence in this course is determined by practical demonstration, a written assessment and targeted questioning that distinguishes between the various circumstances and the ability to carry out the required work safely at heights or depths. Participants who successfully complete the assessment are issued with a Statement of Attainment - RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights.

Target Audience: This course is aimed at those working in operational roles at a worksite, who may be likely to encounter fall or depth hazards.

This course can be conducted on site at your company's premises or at HAZCON's training facilities in Trafalgar or Notting Hill.  HAZCON also offers customised training for this course so as to include your relevant policies and procedures and in line with legislation.

If you are interested in this training course, require a quote or advice please Contact Us on 1800 429 266 or via email: training@hazcon.com.au

Reference Material: Work Safe Victoria Compliance Code Prevention of Falls in General Construction maybe a useful reference to you.

This course is one of our publicly run courses. Please refer to our  Public training dates for this course below:

 
RIIWHS204D Working safely at heights training
 

Times:  8:30am - 4:30pm.
Cost:    $270.00 per person **This course is GST Free (Including comprehensive course notes & catering).
   
Dates Location & Course Code Book
Wednesday 8th November Trafalgar 17-0040 BOOK
Tuesday 14th November Notting Hill 17-0041 BOOK

 

 

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