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Skills obtained in this course:

Access and Install

Consult, install and use recommended methods to access work area to eliminate/minimise risk

Simulated Work Environment

Practical training to replicate onsite situations when working at heights.

Work procedures and Instructions

Select materials, tools, equipment, PPE. Inspect for safety and install signs and barriers

Clean up

Safety system is dismantled and removed, clean work area, check and maintain equipment.

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Work safely at heights

RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
This course gives a participant the skills and knowledge required to work safely at heights in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries. This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles where they are required to perform work at heights.

Course Delivery
Practical and theory is delivered face to face over 1 day in our Brisbane Training Centre.
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Training is completed face to face.

24hr access to Volt Edge support network.

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Units of Competency
RIIWHS204D – Work safely at heights.

Upon successful completion, you will have the skills to:

Access, interpret and apply height safety procedures and ensure the work activity is compliant
Inspect site to determine layout and physical condition, condition of structures, prevailing weather conditions, equipment requirements and potential hazards
Adhere to WHS requirements
Identify, select and check safety equipment for serviceability
Identify, manage and report potential risks and hazards
Consult with authorised personnel to select materials, tools and equipment and check for serviceability
Select, wear and care for personal protective equipment
Inspect/install fall protection and perimeter protection equipment
Identify approved methods of moving tools and equipment to work area and minimise potential hazards associated with tools at heights
Ensure safety system has been installed correctly
Select and install appropriate signs and barricades
Consult with authorised personnel to ensure anchor fall protection and associated equipment is correctly fitted and adjusted
Ensure all required equipment is installed
Use recommended methods to access work area for people, tools and equipment
Locate tools and materials to eliminate or minimise the risk of items being knocked down
Check access from ground to work area and ensure it is safe
Keep fall equipment in place and adjusted appropriately for movement during work
Undertake manual handling of materials and equipment
Locate materials and equipment ensuring that they are safely secured and distributed
Check safety system periodically for compliance
Monitor risk control measures to ensure that they are effective and appropriate
Reassess risk control measures, as required, in accordance with changed work practices and/or site conditions and undertake alterations
Consult with authorised personnel to ensure safety system is dismantled and removed
Clear work area and dispose of or recycle materials
Clean, check, maintain and store tools and equipment

$275 (GST Free).

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