Course / qualification / unit code and title
RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to work safety at
heights in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.
This unit it appropriate for those working in operational roles where they are required to
perform work at heights.
Site location for work application may be either domestic or commercial and may be a
new work site or an existing structure being renovated, extended, restored or
1 Day – 8Hours. All courses are delivered Face to Face in a classroom and in a practical
area. The location is either at Ceputec centre or at a specified work location which will
be confirmed in the acceptance letter
Evidence is required to be collected that demonstrates a candidate’s competency in this
unit. Evidence must be relevant to the roles within this sector’s work operations and
satisfy all the requirements of the performance criteria of this unit and include evidence
that the candidate:
locates and applies relevant documentation, policies and procedures
demonstrates completion of working safely at heights that safely, effectively
and efficiently meets all the required outcomes on more than one (1) occasion
accessing, interpreting and applying technical and safety information for
working at heights
assessing hazards and risk associated with working at heights and implement
selecting wearing and caring for personal protective equipment
identifying required safety systems including fall protection and associated
checking that fitting, adjusting and anchoring of fall protection and associated
equipment is correct
performing work safely at heights
A Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment
• Participants to wear Safety Footwear – Hard Hat – Hi-Viz Clothing
A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to provide evidence
• locating, interpreting and applying relevant information, standards and
specifications for working at heights
• applying safety requirements throughout the work sequence, including the use
of personal protective clothing and equipment
• correct identification of risks and safety requirements
• correct selection and use of appropriate processes, tools and equipment
• completing all work to specification
• compliance with regulations, standards and organisational quality procedures
• communicating and working effectively and safely with others.
Category A: $0*
Training participant is a fully financial PPTEU member. May be registered in training course by self or employer.
Category B: $260
Training participant is a Master Plumbers, AMCA or NFIA Association member.
Category C: $345
Training participant is not a member of PPTEU, Master Plumbers, AMCA or NFIA.
Note that this is an expression of interest only and does not guarantee enrolment. Confirmation of course enrolment will be forwarded to you in writing.