Work Safely at Heights
Common Name: Work at Heights
Work Safely at Heights is aimed at providing candidates with the necessary skills and knowledge to undertake work at heights safely and competently, covering selection, inspection and safe use of equipment; risk management; and requirements of relevant Australian Standards, company procedures and legislation. The course practically applies these and other safe work practices.
Units of Competency
• RIIWHS204D Work Safely at Heights
There are no prerequisites however, participants will need to have sound literacy/numeracy skills. No other requirements are needed to enter in Work Safely at Heights Course.
Training and assessment is conducted at the South Pacific Employment Institute facility Portion 474, Idubada Road, Idubada, Port Moresby. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted onsite at the premises of industry clients.
Work Safely at Heights is delivered to an Australian standard, and participants will receive a statement of Attainment for Work Safely at Heights (RIIWHS204D) with recognition of completion of Australian Units of Competencies.
Duration: 1 Day
Working at Heights training is designed to provide safe work procedures for those working in industries where working at heights is a requirement, but does not have direct work outcomes.
Working at Heights Training is recommended for those working in Civil Construction, Coal Mining, Drilling, Extractive Industries, Metalliferous Mining or Infrastructure, and will be required to spend a great deal of time as a sentry or stand-by working at heights; whether on scaffolding, EWP or large equipment.