Work Safely at Heights

#Work Safely at Heights

1 day


Face to face



Unit / module




Students will be involved in training where they undertake a range of skill development tasks in preparation to work safely at heights.

Practical skills form a major focus of the training delivery strategy and students are provided with an opportunity to acquire and practice these skills in a working construction environment.

Students will be exposed to a variety of techniques during the 8 hour program to assist them in making informed decisions about correct choices of fall preventative control measures.

#Course Partner

This course is funded by Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ).

CSQ provides funding to reduce the financial obstacle to training, making upskilling an affordable option for many more individuals in the construction industry.

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#Why Hutchies Training

Australia's largest privately-owned builder

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Hands-on training on live job sites

Supportive, family environment

Flexible delivery options

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#The Nitty Gritty

#Who it suits

This training supports construction workers in the safe and effective completion of tasks at height.

This training can be applied to construction work on residential and commercial work sites.


Hutchies Training delivers instruction in harness procedures, travel restraint and fall arrest to provide the necessary knowledge and skills to ensure safe working at heights.

This one day course is delivered face-to-face and ensures you receive a combination of practical and theoretical training delivery. It provides study and task guides as well as practical assessment.


At the end of the course, you will undertake both practical and theoretical assessment of your knowledge about working safely at heights.

Students are assessed by trainers with skills and experience relevant to the training delivered. Our assessment processes meet the National Assessment Principles and we provide equipment, facilities, and training materials to create a learning environment that help our students succeed.

#Course Materials

We’ll provide the following course materials:

  • Study and Task Guide
  • PPE
  • Roofers Kit


To enrol for a Hutchies Training Course, you should meet the following requirements:

  • Aged 15 years or older
  • No longer at school
  • Living or working in Queensland
  • An Australian citizen, permanent resident, humanitarian visa holder, or New Zealand citizen


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Upon successful completion, participants of this course will receive a Statement of Attainment.

#Units of Competency

RIIWHS204D / Work Safely at Heights

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to work safety at heights in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries. This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles where they are required to perform work at heights.

#Fees & Payment

Cost $225.00

Funding may be available from CSQ for eligible participants


Want to know more?

Check out our Student Handbook for additional information.

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This course can be completed at the following Hutchies Training campuses:

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