RIIWHS204E Work Safely at Heights Training Course
Working at heights is a common occurrence in many industries, including construction, mining, telecommunications, and more. However, working at heights comes with a certain level of risk and danger. To mitigate these risks, it is essential to have the right training and knowledge to ensure the safety of workers. That is where the Working at Heights course comes in.
Why You Need the Course
The Working at Heights training course is designed to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to work safely at heights. The course covers a range of topics, including risk assessment, hazard identification, fall prevention, and rescue procedures. By completing this course, you will gain the knowledge and practical skills required to work safely and efficiently at heights.
Industries That Require the Working at Heights Accreditation
The Working at Heights training course is essential for anyone who works at heights, including but not limited to construction workers, scaffolders, roofers, tower climbers, and maintenance workers. In Australia, there are specific regulations that require employers to ensure their workers have received adequate training before they can work at heights.
In many cases, employers are legally obligated to provide Working at Heights training to their workers. The course is also essential for those seeking employment in the construction and maintenance industries, as it is a mandatory requirement for many employers.
What’s Involved in the Course
The Working at Heights course is typically delivered in a classroom and practical setting, where participants learn about the risks and hazards associated with working at heights. The course covers a range of topics, including:
- The hierarchy of controls for working at heights
- Risk assessment and hazard identification
- Types of fall protection equipment
- Correct fitting and adjustment of fall protection equipment
- Safe use of ladders and scaffolding
- Fall arrest and rescue procedures
Participants will also receive practical training, including how to inspect and use fall protection equipment correctly. They will learn how to identify and control hazards, and how to perform a rescue in the event of a fall.
Skills Force Australia’s RIIWHS204E Work Safely at Heights course is industry recognised, book your spot today!