2018 Dates

Courses available upon request







Work Safely at Heights Refresher (RIIWHS204D)

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This course is designed to refresh the knowledge and skills of those persons conducting work at heights and includes:

  • Identifying work requirements
  • Hazard ID
  • Risk Assessment, JSEA and SWMS
  • PPE and Fall arrest Equipment such as:
    • Harnesses
    • Lanyards
    • Lifelines
    • Anchors
    • Ropes
    • Knots
    • Fall arrest devices type 1, type 2 and type 3
    • Rescue plans and devices
  • Apply legislative, organisation and site requirements and procedures
  • Access, interpret and apply technical and safety information
  • Apply diagnostic/fault finding techniques
  • Apply environmental requirements
  • Apply isolation procedures
  • Work in varying weather conditions
  • Names and functions of equipment, components and materials
  • Equipment manufacturer's instructions and specifications
  • Safe shifting and handling of tools and materials
  • Statutory and regulatory authority requirements
  • The nature of work undertaken at heights
  • Heights safety systems
  • The processes of providing for safe working practices
  • Safety equipment/systems and considerations to facilitate working safely at heights
  • Safe Work Methods

Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to consider the following job roles:

  • Work at heights

This unit is appropriate for those working in:

  • Any Organisation

Participants must have previously completed a Nationally Recognised Height Safety course within the last two (2) years. Evidence must be provided upon enrolment. Safety Boots or Enclosed footwear, wear suitable attire.


Duration - Four (4) hours

Time - 8.30am - 12.30pm

Work Safely At Heights is open to the public and is conducted upon request.

Learners will receive training in both theory and practical activities. Morning tea/coffee is provided when delivered at TTA. Please advise office of any dietary requirements

RPL is not offered. This competency forms part of the RII Resources, Industry and Infrastructure Training Package. Further information can be found at www.skillsdmc.com.au
If you require special assistance, including language literacy and numeracy please notify our office and support services can be arranged. Our student handbook is available from our office and this website.