Work at Heights Refresher

Price

$180

Duration

Half (0.5) Day

course overview

This course is for those who perform work at height and require skills maintenance training on
safety systems including fall protection and
associated equipment necessary to undertake work at height, safely and ensure quality work outco
mes.
This course wil
l require participants to understand, build and utilise height safety systems to protect themselves from injury in the unlike
ly
event of a fall. Practical components of this course may require participants to be exposed to open edges, climb fixed and/o
r p
ortable ladders
and access areas such as roof structures.

learning outcomes

The course includes the review of the following:

Legislative requirements

Hazard identification and risk assessment

Methods to work safely at
heights

Fall protection systems and equipment

Equipment inspections

Inspect and install fall protection and edge protection
equipment

Engineered safety systems

Safe practices when working on/with scaffold, ladders,
elevated working platforms

Fall
restraint and arrest systems

Suspension intolerance and emergency procedures

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Participants must:

Provide a Statement of Attainment for RIIWHS204E
Work
safely at heights
or equivalent

Not suffer from acrophobia (fear of heights)

Provide photo I.D on entry

Unless exempt,
provide a verifiable USI number

Be physically fit and healthy with capacity to perform manual
tasks

Be able to read, write, communicate orally, and understand
and interpret complex information and situations

Be able to interact with others and work under p
ressure

Dress appropriately i.e.,
long sleeve, long pants or overalls,
safety boots/closed in shoes, safety glasses
Please ensure you read our Student Handbook for further
information on our policies, procedures, terms,
and program
conditions
.
If you are unsure if you require learning support, SDS can provide
access to a LLN assessment that identifies if any learning s
upport
is needed. Please ensure you inform the training team on
registration, if you fail to inform the training team at registration,
learning support may not be available on the day of training.

delivery method

This course is delivered over half a day and consists of classroom
-
based theory learning with practical based activities.

prerequisites

Nil

fees

$180.00 (No GST applicable)

assessments

Assessment includes written and/or multiple
-
choice knowledge
assessment and practical based skills assessments.

completion

On successful completion of all assessment requirements
participants will receive a
nationally recognised
Statement of
Attainment for:

RIIWHS204E
Work
s
afely at
h
eights

skills maintenance

To ensure your skills and knowledge are maintained it is critical
yo
u undertake regular skills maintenance training. Where there is
no licence or legislated expiry the industry standard for skills
maintenance is every two (2) years for those regularly performing
work at heights.