• Locations
    Lithgow | Singleton | Woonona | Onsite
  • Cost
    Level one $200 | Level two $375
  • Practical training component
  • Accreditation
    RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights

(RIIWHS204D) Work Safely at Heights

Course overview

Our Work Safely at Heights course provides you with an understanding of undertaking safe working practices when working at heights or depths in the resource, infrastructure or general industries.

Through this course, you will gain skills and knowledge in:

  • identifying the work requirements
  • work procedures and instructions for the task
  • accessing and installing equipment
  • performing work at heights
  • cleaning up the work area
  • optional rescue component also available (Level two).

This course is available in two levels, where level two incorporates a working at heights rescue component to meet the legislative requirements for heights workers.

Level one: Work Safely at Heights

Level two: Work Safely at Heights plus additional rescue component

Upon successful completion of the Working Safely at Heights course, participants will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the following unit:

  • RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights

This unit contributes to the completion of RII20415 - Certificate II in Underground Metalliferous Mining.


4 hours – Level one

8 hours – Level two

Entry requirements


Additional information

If you believe you already hold some or all of the skills, knowledge and/or experience for this course, you may be eligible to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

We encourage you to read our Participant Handbook and RPL/Credit Transfer Handbook prior to enrolment.

For any further information please contact us.

Mines Rescue Pty Limited RTO ID 90508

“I thought that the course was very informative. The staff were very helpful and informative. The facilities were clean, tidy and suited for the course we were doing.”
James Peterson, Crane Driver