RIIWHS204E Work Safely At Heights

Work Safely at Heights in the Construction Industry.

A Growth Industry

Roads and other Infrastructure projects in Australia are in a growth phase over the next 25 years. The safety of construction workers is an essential part of those projects creating a high demand for qualified persons in height related operational roles.

All workers who conduct or supervise tasks whilst at height will find this course beneficial to workplace safety. This course will enable you to comply with current WHS Legislation.

Who can do this course?

Pre-requisites – Whitecard**
  • Be at least 15 Years Old
  • Have basic levels of language, lteracy and numeracy Skills
  • Be physically fit enough to move light equipment and perform traffic control duties.

What you will need?

A  pen, small notepad, 100 points of ID, Your USI*,  Safety Boots (joggers/ sneakers are unacceptable), Long sleeve shirt, Long pants, (tights are unacceptable), Sun and rain protection as required.

Regulatory Requirements

Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to  this competency, including  requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/
state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.


Cost for the course is $275


May be facilitated at a customer’s site or one of our Training Centers – Please call to enquire.

Training & Assessment

Training is conducted by the below methods:

  • Online presentation & theory questions

1 Day Face to Face

  • Presentation & written theory questions
  • Practical Set up & Assessment on 2 occasions including:
    • safe work method statements.
    • hazard identification & risk assess for working at height.
    • planning, equipment inspection and use.
    • working effectively with others at heights


On successful completion participants will be issued: RIIWHS204E Work Safely at Heights (Typically within 7-14 days, but may vary)

*USI – Unique Student Identifier is a Commonwealth Gov’t  Reference, available from www.usi.gov.au

** A whitecard is a refers to the unit CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the
construction industry

Why choose Executive Training Group?

ETG is an accredited Registered Training Organisation  delivering Nationally  Recognised qualifications for licensing outcomes for 21 years to thousands of students. We do what we train.

LOCATION: Advised on enrolment DRESS CODE: Neat & Casual. No Singlets or Thongs

FIRST DAY:  Please arrive approximately 1/2 hour early to complete any outstanding paperwork. 

Don’t wait book your place now!

ETG trainers impart their expertise, skills and knowledge to you, so you are fully prepared to progress within your industry.
Intakes generally start the 1st week of each month, be sure to enrol early to secure your place.


National Head Office – Albury Wodonga Campus 2022 dates:

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