Work at Heights is aimed at providing candidates with the necessary skills and knowledge to undertake work at heights safely and competently, covering selection, inspection and safe use of equipment; risk management; and requirements of relevant Australian Standards, company procedures and legislation. The course practically applies these and other safe work practices.
Verification of Competency
Work at Heights Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page
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Working at Heights is recommended for those working in Civil Construction, Coal Mining, Drilling, Extractive Industries, Metalliferous Mining or Infrastructure, and will be required to spend a great deal of time as a sentry or stand-by working at heights; whether on scaffolding, EWP or large equipment.
Common Industry Competencies (CIC) Standard
This course is also delivered as a part of the CIC Standard package.
The Queensland Natural Gas E&P Industry has recently implemented the Common Industry Competencies (CIC) standard as a requirement for personnel working in the industry. This standard will enhance the safety competency of all personnel in the industry whilst driving consistency and cost efficiency.
The CIC Standard course includes the below units of competency:
Upon successful completion of this unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued.
Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500, with the balance to be paid upon commencement of the course.
Payment can be made via eftpos, cash or cheque. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email email@example.com or call 1300 700 080.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
Working at Heights training and assessment is conducted on-site at the Site Skills Training Landsborough. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable industry training facilities.
Our Sunshine Coast facility is at 219 Forestry Road, Landsborough QLD and training can be delivered on-site/client premises.
Are you interested in Working at Heights? For more information about the course or how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07 5494 8924 or you can Apply Online.
Working at Heights Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
Units of Competency
RIIWHS204D Work Safely at Heights
This course is designed to provide safe work procedures for those working in industries where working at heights is a requirement, but does not have direct work outcomes.
Working at Heights Training unit forms part of:
- RII32015 - Certificate III in Drilling Oil/Gas (On shore)
- RII30813 - Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations
- RII20213 - Certificate II in Surface Extraction Operations