KI TRAINING
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Working At Heights Refresher Course

UNIT OF COMPETENCY:

RIIWHS204D - Work Safely at Heights (Refresher Course)

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PURPOSE:

The Work Safely at Heights Refresher course is a half day refresher designed for participants who have previously undertaken the complete Work Safely at Heights training course and need to refresh or re-confirm their knowledge and skills.

This comprehensive 4h course involves both theory and practical components and can be completed at our training centre in Perth. This refresher course can be completed on the same day as the Confined Space refresher course.

Participants who are successful in the completion of Working at Heights refresher course will be at an advantage to secure operational roles within, but not limited to, the mining, construction and building industries.

WHAT DOES THE REFRESHER COURSE COVER?

This refresher course is based on the national competency standards accredited by the state and national training authorities and will allow participants to regain a sound understanding of all legal requirements. Topics covered in this course include:

  • Legislative requirements
  • Risks associated with working at height
  • Priority of access
  • Forces in falls
  • Physical controls
  • Fall arrest equipment
  • Types of anchors
  • Rescue procedures

PREREQUISITES & REFRESHER COURSE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Photo ID must be presented i.e. current drivers license or passport
  • Basic English language and literacy skills
  • Current Statement of Attainment for Work Safely at Heights (RIIWHS204D or equivalent issued within the last five (5) years prior to attending this refresher course

CERTIFICATION:

On successful completion of the Working at Heights refresher course, the participants will be issued with a KI Training and Assessing Statement of Attainment and a Work Safely at Heights wallet card. This course is a Nationally Accredited Course.

WHO SHOULD COMPLETE THE WSH REFRESHER COURSE?

For workers who: A. already have their Working At Heights (WSH) qualification; and, B. want to update their training – this is the refresher course they should look to.

You must hold an existing Working at Heights licence, ticket or statement of attainment to complete this training. Your licence/ticket/statement of attainment must be no more than 5 years old. You will be required to provide a copy of your qualification in order to successfully complete this course and receive your certification.

HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU REFRESH YOUR SKILLS?

As the technologies, techniques, rules, guidelines and laws are always evolving, it’s a good idea to update your training, skills and knowledge periodically.

How long you should take between updating your WSH training depends on the site procedures involved and your employer’s policies. The currency period most employers require for this unit of competency is 24-months (2 years).

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Duration: 4 hours
Maximum Participants: 10people
Course Dates:

Next dates for this course are:

October
23 - 23 October 30 - 30 October

November
6 - 6 November 13 - 13 November 20 - 20 November 27 - 27 November

December
4 - 4 December 11 - 11 December 18 - 18 December

January(2021)
8 - 8 January 15 - 15 January 22 - 22 January 29 - 29 January

February(2021)
5 - 5 February 12 - 12 February 19 - 19 February 26 - 26 February

March(2021)
5 - 5 March 12 - 12 March 19 - 19 March 26 - 26 March

April(2021)
2 - 2 April 9 - 9 April 16 - 16 April 23 - 23 April 30 - 30 April

May(2021)
7 - 7 May 14 - 14 May 21 - 21 May 28 - 28 May

June(2021)
4 - 4 June 11 - 11 June 18 - 18 June 25 - 25 June

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