Working at Heights Course | WorkSafe Connect | Brisbane | Townsville | Qld Working at Heights Course | WorkSafe Connect | Brisbane | Townsville | Qld

Working Safely at Heights

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  • Price$275.00
  • Duration1 Day
  • Competency

    RIIWHS204E - Work safely at heights

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Working at Heights Training Course - Brisbane, Townsville or Onsite.

Are you looking for a Working Safely at Heights Training Course in Brisbane, Townsville or Onsite?

WorkSafe Connect has been delivering workplace health and safety related working at heights program for over 10 years and is one of Queensland’s leading suppliers of the working at heights skill set.

This 1-day entry level course provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to work at heights. The course takes participants through the process that will give valuable knowledge regarding the common safety practices of when they work at heights.

The program is made up of the following nationally accredited unit of competency:

RIIWHS204E Work Safely at Heights

Our working at heights training course will run the participants through areas including statutory and regulatory authority requirements, heights safety systems, safety equipment and consideration to facilitate working safely at heights, safe shifting and handling of tools and material, and the processes of providing for safe work practices.

We run the working at heights training program in Brisbane, Townsville, Gold Coast or Onsite.

The skills and knowledge that you obtain during the Working Safely at Heights Training course is suitable for working at heights across a wide range of industries including the Resources Sector, Quarrying, Drilling, Agriculture, Councils/Government, Defence, Manufacturing, Heavy Industry, Defence and Civil Construction industries.

Please note that our working at heights program forms part of a wider range of skill sets including:

WorkSafe Connect – Height Safety Courses

WorkSafe Connect – Mining

WorkSafe Connect – Construction

Upon the successful completion of this course, participants will obtain a credit card sized ‘Competency ID Card’ along with the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in both electronic and hard copy form.

WorkSafe Connect offers our full working safely at heights course weekly as part of our open course schedule or we can deliver this program onsite or on demand subject to client requirements. Our working at heights refresher course is currently offered fortnightly in our Townsville training facility.

If you have any questions regarding which Working at Heights course is most suitable for you then please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team today.

Upcoming Training Courses

Townsville: Working Safely at Heights

8:00am 28th September 2021 to 4:30pm 28th September 2021

8:00am 11th October 2021 to 4:30pm 11th October 2021

8:00am 27th October 2021 to 4:30pm 27th October 2021

8:00am 8th November 2021 to 4:30pm 8th November 2021

8:00am 23rd November 2021 to 4:30pm 23rd November 2021

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CSQ Funding Options Available

You may be eligible to receive CSQ funding for this course if you are a worker or an apprentice / trainee in the building and construction industry:

  • Workers (employed or unemployed) - CSQ funding of $225.00 (gap payable of $50)
  • Apprentices & Trainees (employed or unemployed) - CSQ funding of $281.25 (fully subsidised; no additional cost)

To book into this course, please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team who will tentatively book you into the course until your CSQ eligibility application is approved. Alternatively, if you wish to book your course online, please book and pay the full amount. As soon as you are deemed eligible, the CSQ funding will be refunded to you.

For full details on eligibility, please click here or get in touch with us today.

Performance Criteria

  • Identify work requirements
  • Identify work procedures and instructions
  • Access and install equipment
  • Perform work at heights
  • Clean up work area

Course Outline

  • Interpret and apply technical and safety information for working at heights
  • Assess hazards and risk associated with working at heights and implement control methods
  • Select wear and care for personal protective equipment
  • Identify required safety systems including fall protection and associated equipment
  • Check that fitting, adjusting and anchoring of fall protection and associated equipment is correct
  • Perform work safely at heights
  • Safe shifting and handling of tools and materials
  • Adhere to statutory and regulatory authority requirements
  • Comply with heights safety systems
  • Comply with safe work methods
  • Locate and apply relevant documentation, policies and procedures



327 Bayswater Road
QLD 4814


Gate 1, Building 4 – Entry 5
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107

Course ID: 738 - Working Safely at Heights