RIIWHS204D – Working Safely at Heights

Course Name: RIIWHS204D - Working Safely at Heights

To educate trainees and give them an underpinning knowledge of the risks and controls to put in place.
During this course you will learn correct harness fitment and inspection. Lanyards , fall arrest systems, first aid , rescue, Heights accessories and knots.

Course Code: RIIWHS204D
Course Duration: 8 Hours
Training Plans: Work Safely at Heights

The Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 describes the hazard of working at Height as "where there is potential to fall from one level to another" . This course trains those at risk of falling to identify those risks and apply controls such as work platforms, Ladders, Elevated work platforms, fall harness's and associated equipment.


Practical application of risk assessments, Anchor points, Inspection and Rescue techniques.

Entry Requirements:

Must have a basic understanding of literacy and numerousy.
Long pants, Collared long sleeve shirt, Covered shoes, leather rigger gloves and Hard hat.

Qualification Requirements:

There are no pre requisite qualifications required for this unit.

Units of Competence:
CodeUnit NameType
RIIWHS204D Work safely at Heights Elective