RIIWHS204E Work Safely at HeightsAndrew Close2020-10-14T14:26:16+11:00
Course Code and Title: RIIWHS204E Work Safely at Heights
Award Issued:Statement of Attainment for RIIWHS204E Work Safely at Heights
Recertification:Reccomended to refresh annually
Duration: 8 Hours
Course Description: This unit covers working safely at heights in resources and infrastructure industries. It includes: identifying the work requirements, work procedures and instructions for the task; accessing and installing equipment; performing work at heights; and cleaning up the work area.
Objectives: This course in Safe Working at Height training courses is designed for those who are required to work or access areas that are at height. Participants will develop skills to select height safety equipment and apply it to specific tasks. Height Safety Training covers how to work in accordance with Height Safety Regulations, Australian Standards and relevant codes of practice. Participants will have an understanding of Risk Assessment procedures and permits to work at height.
OH&S Legislation, Height Safety Regulations, Codes Of Practice & Australian Standards
Correct use of Height Safety Equipment
Height Safety Training Requirements
Elevated Working Platforms & Scaffolds
Case Studies from industry
Risk Assessment & Hierarchy of Hazard Control
Management & Employee responsibilities
Fall Arrest Devices & Safety Equipment
Safe Ladder Techniques
Equipment Inspection & Maintenance requirements
Setting up a fall restraint system
Emergency Procedures including Height Rescue Procedures
Developing Site Procedures & Safe Work Methods
Assessment: Assessment will be performed progressively throughout the course using demonstrations of practical skills, scenario’s and short answer theory questions.