RIIWHS204D – Working safely at heights

Course Overview

Our Working at Heights Course is designed for workers operating in various industries who work at heights and / or depths. Participants will learn  how to prepare for a working at heights task, select, inspect & use various fall arrest and fall restraint systems, basic emergency response procedures and information of maintenance and stowage of all equipment.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Course Logistics

1 day face to face at our Training Facility or on the client’s site.

General hours of operation 8am to 4pm.


Shamrock Training provides flexible delivery in all courses consisting of classroom based theory learning using a range of methodologies, onsite workplace training and scenario based practical knowledge training. Theory content is always supported by the provisions of practical skills training to enable you to transfer the information learnt in the classroom to a simulated working environment.


Delivery Location

Shamrock Training Facility: 11a Sandmere Road, Pinkenba QLD 4008

We can deliver on our client’s site (provided the required facility & equipment is available)

Pr-requisite Information

  • Be able to read and write basic English
  • Be physically capable of working outdoors, on your feet for up to 6 hours
  • Provide one forms of identification (including current photo ID)
  • Wear steel capped or safety boots on site; sun protection Hat, long sleeved shirt and pants – are also recommended.

Course Outcomes / AQF Certification

Upon completion a Statement of Attainment for RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights will be issued.


While Shamrock offers RPL, given that it is a one day course, the RPL process will take a significantly longer time investment for Shamrock and the learner.  Therefore, it is not generally recommended.


Course payments can be made via debit card, credit card or direct deposit.  Payment plans are available with Certegy Ezi-pay (pre-approval required prior to course start date).

Full payment is required prior to the course start date.

Refund Policy

Detailed in the Student Handbook.

PPE Requirements

Hi-Vis Shirt, Long Pants, Enclosed Footwear, Hardhat, Gloves (all other PPE will be provided).

Why Shamrock Training Services?

  • Extensive training offered by our certified instructors
  • Classroom based training that includes live videos and demonstrations
  • Thorough practical training
  • Written and practical assessment tests
  • Competency-based assessments
  • A nationally recognised certificate

RTO Compliance

Shamrock Training Services is totally responsible for and committed to the on-going compliance for all training and assessment conducted. Please see the Student handbook for more information.