RIIWHS204D - Work Safely at Heights

Safety, Working at Heights

This course is suitable for workers in mining, construction, and any tradespeople who need to work at heights.

This program is delivered and assessed by Southern Training Organisation RTO 91378

This course is suitable for workers in mining, construction, and any tradespeople who need to work at heights. The
course covers all aspects of safe access to heights, legislative requirements, selection use and maintenance of personal protective equipment.

The aim of this course is to encourage the adoption of safe practices whilst working at heights and provides instruction in the correctuse of access and safety equipment. This course does not provide detailed training on the erection of
scaffolding.


The course consists of theory and practical training, and requires participants to complete reading tasks, written
assesments and calculations.
This nationally accredited course, is accepted throughout industry and mining within Australia. The course is compliant with WH&S regulations and AS/NZS 1891-The Australian Standard for Working at Heights.

Up to 70% of the course cost may be refundable to eligible applicants through the ACT Building and Construction Industry Training Fund. We will apply for this refund on your behalf on successful completion of the course.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The aim of this course is toi encourage the adoption of safe practices whilst working at heights and provides instruction in the correct use of access and safety equipment. This course does not provide detailed training on the erection of scaffolding.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Date: See training dates below
Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Duration: 8 hours
Delivery: Face-to-Face
Location: Skills Centre - 1 Iron Knob Street Fyshwick ACT 2609
Cost:
Member: $25 (after rebate), $330 (without rebate)
Non-Member: $85 (after rebate), $390 (without rebate)

For membership enquiries for MBA ACT please contact reception on 02 6175 5900 

PREREQUISITE

No prerequisite or co-requisite requirements for this unit of competency

No restrictions to entry to this course however, participants are required to have sufficient numeracy and literacy skills to read and comprehend instructions for safety at a workplace.

CONTENT

  • Identify work area requirements
  • Follow WHS policies and procedures
  • Identify relevant WHS legislation, regulations and standards covering fall protection equipment
  • Identify approved methods of moving tools and equipment to minimise potential hazards associated with tools at heights

CERTIFICATION

On successful completion participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment in Height Safety Operator - (RIIWHS204D) Work safely at heights.

Before you register online you will need to have:

  • Your Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not have one you will need to have either one of the following - Medicare card, birth certificate, driver licence, Australian passport, citizenship document, certificate of registration by descent, ImmiCard or Australian entry visa during this online process.
  • A Visa or Mastercard.

To enrol online click here
If you are unable to register online you can find a PDF registration form here

Training Dates

3rd July 2020
14th July 2020
20th July 2020
28th July 2020
10th August 2020
25th August 2020
10th Spetember 2020
22nd September 2020
1st October 2020
13th October 2020
27th October 2020
4th November 2020
17th November 2020
3rd December 2020
15th December 2020

If you require any further assistance please contact:

Ph: (02) 6175 5900
Fax: (02) 6280 9118
Email: training@mba.org.au

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