Work Safely at Heights - 1 Day

Nationally Recognised Training

National units of competency

  • RIIWHS204E – Work Safely at Heights
  • RIIRIS201E – Conduct Local Risk Control

This competency applies to operators who are required to have the necessary practical skills and theoretical understanding to undertake work at height on a broad range of structures in differing environments across a broad variety of industries. The participant through a combination of theory and practical will gain the necessary skills and knowledge to work safely in a broad range of situations using the various types of fall protection equipment. Emergency response and heights rescue using a variety of techniques for varying situations will be covered. This unit of competence is aligned with the AS1891 with clear focus on compliance with the current codes of practice. 

Course Content

Topics include and are not limited to:

  • Regulations and legislation
  • Codes Of Practice & Australian Standards
  • What defines ’work at height’
  • Risk assessment and hazard elimination
  • Correct use of Height Safety Equipment
  • Anchor systems, selecting solid and reliable anchorage
  • Fall restraint and fall arrest systems, selection of equipment and correct use
  • Compliance, strengths and characteristics of height safety equipment
  • Roles and responsibilities of key personnel
  • Emergency procedures including rescue
  • Correct use of ladders and ladder safety training
  • Identifying the work requirements
  • Accessing and installing equipment
  • Performing work at heights
  • Cleaning up the work area

Inclusions

Training conducted by experienced confined space and rescue specialists 
Course documentation 
Up to 8 hours classroom, practical training and assessment

Cost

Public Courses Full Day are listed at the end of this page. 

For Group Bookings, please contact our office 
All equipment used will be supplied by Zokal Safety Training.

Re-accreditation:

It is considered best practice to undertake refresher training every 1-3 years.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisite units. Students should have a basic level of literacy and numeracy skills.
It is recommended that participants contact Zokal prior to their course if they have any concerns about their ability to complete the training.

See Student handbook for additional information.

Course Logistics

Number of Participants: 10
Requirement: Provide UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI number) and ID
Students must have industry experience.
Students must have reasonable level of physical fitness due to the task requirements of this course.
Students must complete and return the PRE-ENROLMENT QUESTIONNAIRE prior to attending for the course
Equipment: All training materials are supplied by Zokal Safety Training
Meals: Full Day Courses – Lunch will be provided and light refreshments will be provided at morning break (only on our premises). Half Day Courses – Light refreshments will be provided at morning break (only on our premises)
Dress: Students are required to wear CLEAN clothing appropriate for the workplace and CLEAN covered shoes. Students are required to wear a hard hat and gloves during practical components of this course. Please bring them with you on the day.
All other equipment used will be supplied by Zokal Safety Training.

PARTICIPANTS MUST BE ABLE TO COMMUNICATE IN ENGLISH, AND MUST BE ABLE TO FILL OUT ALL NECESSARY DOCUMENTATION.

Assessment Methods

This is a competency-based programme with progressive assessment throughout the course, including demonstration of written and oral questions relating to underpinning knowledge. Please let us know if there are any issues that your Zokal trainer should be aware of. These may include:

  • Language, Literacy and Numeracy
  • Physical limitations, such as hearing, vision or mobility concerns
  • Anything that may affect your experience in the training course

Award Issued

Nationally – recognised accreditation such as a wallet card and Statement of Attainment Certificate as outlined above will be issued on satisfactory completion of all assessments, to successful participants. Zokal Safety Training Pty Ltd Code 9126

Notification

Students are required to wear a hard hat and gloves during practical components of this course. Please bring them with you on the day.

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start Date Classes Units Location Places left Cost
Mon 27th May 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Tue 4th Jun 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal 3 (No 3 Room) Cost $242.00 Apply
Thu 13th Jun 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Wed 19th Jun 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Mon 24th Jun 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Mon 1st Jul 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Tue 9th Jul 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Wed 17th Jul 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Thu 25th Jul 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Wed 7th Aug 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Fri 16th Aug 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Wed 21st Aug 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Thu 29th Aug 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Wed 4th Sep 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Tue 10th Sep 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Mon 16th Sep 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
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Tue 1st Oct 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Mon 14th Oct 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Tue 22nd Oct 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Wed 30th Oct 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Thu 7th Nov 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Tue 12th Nov 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Wed 20th Nov 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Tue 26th Nov 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Mon 2nd Dec 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Tue 10th Dec 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Thu 19th Dec 2024 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Thu 9th Jan 2025 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Tue 14th Jan 2025 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Wed 22nd Jan 2025 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply
Thu 30th Jan 2025 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $242.00 Apply