Work at heights training (Groups)
Day 1 – Onsite at your workplace in
Canberra & Surrounding areas
Height safety training for all workers
This height safety training course will give workers the skills and knowledge to determine working at heights situations, legislative requirements, basic hazard and risk analysis, tools, equipment and safe systems of work to complete tasks at height. Platinum safety and training is your professional provider of a working at heights course in Canberra, helping you to perform work with the necessary knowledge you need to stay safe.
Key skills and knowledge covered during this training course through a combination of both theory and practical applications.
- Legislative requirements for all working at heights
- Identification of a variety of working at height situations
- Hazard and risk analysis, implementation of control measures – SWMS
- Safe work practices and control systems including fall prevention devices, work positioning systems and fall arrest systems
- Inspect, install and apply a variety of height safety equipment including: Anchor points, horizontal lifelines, harnesses,
connectors, lanyards, energy absorbers, rope grabs and knot tying.
- Safe use of ladders
Suited for you
There is no prerequisite for this course, so it is perfect for anyone who wants to gain experience and practical knowledge that can be used on a worksite.
Successful completion of this training will be awarded the statement of attainment for:
RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
The course consists of both theory and practical, including theory and practical assessments. The programme is conducted over a day and takes up to 8 hours to complete.
Student terms and conditions: Student Handbook
Take advantage of our group training discounts or the convenience of our highly experienced trainers coming out to your workplace and delivering nationally recognised training in height safety, saving your business lost time and money. Most training organisations charge a flat rate regardless on the number of students, penalising smaller businesses with expensive training costs. We at Platinum Safety understand this and because we are passionate about workplace safety, we want every worker to be given the same opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge to be safe every time they work at height.
All prices are GST free
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Nationally Recognised Training – RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
Please note: All students must be able to communicate in English and able to complete all documents, including theory assessments. If assistance is required, please contact us prior to commencement of training day to discuss options. Failure to do this, may result in a student not being able to complete the training and a refund will not be issued.
Do I require training to carry out work at heights?
The simple answer is YES! Here at Platinum Safety and Training, we make it easy when it comes to helping you decide what training you need in order to maintain a safe and compliant workplace!
As per legislation (law), the work health and safety act 2011 and regulations 2017, states all employers and employees have a duty of care to either eliminate or control potential hazards and risks within the workplace at all times. The hazard of height can be a major concern within many industries and unfortunately, is the cause of a high number of serious injuries and also workplace fatalities.
Working at heights is simply defined as “if there is a risk of a fall from one level to another, that is likely to cause injury”. With this being said, if you or anyone now work at heights, we need to have the skills and knowledge to ensure everything is being done to create the safest work environment possible.
Platinum Safety’s nationally recognised training course RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights, have already assisted thousands of workers achieve the required skills and knowledge to maintain a high safety standard within the height industry.
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