Working Safely at Heights

Working Safely at Heights – $295 (GST Incl.)

RIIWHS204D Working Safely at Heights

NEXT COURSE DATES IN NOWRA – call 4421 7732 to book.
15th May 2019 @ 8.00am to 4.00pm
12th June 2019 @ 8.00am to 4.00pm

8 hours

The course is designed to provide:

An outline of the legislation relating to work at heights.
A guide to the options on how to comply.
A background in how equipment can be utilised to achieve this.
The details behind the equipment standards to ensure usage within the intended purpose.
The criteria for issue, ID marking, inspection, record keeping, maintenance, storage and withdrawal from service.
Practical use of height safety equipment and systems

All delegates to be advised of the following
Fire procedures
Toilets and welfare


Legislation –WHS Act and Regulations
New Codes of Practice
Personal Protective Equipment regulations
AS/NZ Standards
EN Standards
Hazard analysis and Risk assessment
The categories for safe work at height –
Work restraint
Work positioning
Fall arrest
Certificates of conformity and trace-ability
Inspection and record keeping procedures
Limitations of use and when to retire from service
Strengths and characteristics of equipment
The importance of rescue provision

Identification of equipment using samples
The correct fitting of harnesses
Identification of damaged equipment using samples
Rescue techniquies- including the use of a pre-rigged rope system
Use of all prevention and fall arrest systems


Delegates to carry out a multiple choice test of the key points
Clarify areas of concern
Summarise the topics covered during the course
Issue course feedback forms
Thank the delegates for attending

All candidates will carry out a multiple choice test covering the key points of the course. If a candidate gets a total score of less than 100% then the trainer will explore the candidates’ knowledge of the topic. Where the candidate has a good knowledge of the topic the result may be amended.


Work at Heights Training Manual
White boards and markers
Samples of –
Fall arrest harnesses and lanyards
Work positioning harnesses and attachments
Damaged and deployed equipment
Rescue kits

Statement of Attainment of RIIWHS204D Work Safely at Heights for all delegates when completed with a practical module (02, 03, 04).
ID card for all delegates

Please note:

Combined Safety Solutions has a purpose built training centre at South Nowra which is the ideal environment to maximise your learning experience.

Combined Safety Solutions is specialist supplier of all Height Safety equipment.

This course is delivered in partnership with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please click here for Terms and Conditions.