Work at Heights
RIIWHS202D - Enter and work in a Confined Space /
Confined Space and
RIIWHS204D - Work Safely at Heights
This specially designed 1 day training course covers two tickets in one convenient program - RIIWHS202D - Enter and work in a Confined Space and RIIWHS204D - Work Safely at Heights.
HiReach's Nationally Recognised Training combined course covers essential WHS core competencies, and is relevant for a range of industries including construction, maintenance, mining, and heavy industry.
The Confined Space component
This course covers WHS policies and procedures, entering and working in confined spaces, local risk management and operating breathing apparatus in resources and infrastructure industries. A Confined Spaces course will give you the skills to work safely in enclosed or partially enclosed spaces held at atmospheric pressure during occupancy. This course meets the requirements of State/Territory WHS Regulators and Australian Standard AS 2865-2009.
• Plan and prepare for entering and working in confined spaces
• Enter and work in the confined space
• Exit confined space
• Clean up
• Identify hazards
• Assess risk and identify unacceptable risk
• Identify, assess and implement risk treatments
• Complete records and reports
• Conclude operations
The Work Safely at Heights component
This course component will equip you with the skills and practical experience to competently and safely work from heights to industry standards.
Having a tested, effective rescue plan for all work at heights where a fall is possible, is the law. As part of the Work Safely at Heights course, HiReach Training can assist you to develop your rescue plan.
Identify work requirements – Apply compliance documentation, identify scope and any potential hazards, adhere to OHS requirements relevant to safe working at heights
Identify work procedures and instructions for the task - Equipment selection and use, inspect/install fall protection equipment, install safety system, install appropriate signs and barricades
Access and install equipment - Fit anchor fall systems, selecting solid and reliable anchorage
Perform work at heights – Undertake work and manual handling of materials and equipment safely
Clean up area – Dismantle safety system, clear work area, store tools and equipment
Am I eligible?
You must be at least 16 years old
Have basic English and Maths skills (to be able to identify and interpret workplace signs and apply yourself to the course material).
On successful completion of the theory and practical assessment, students will receive:
a Statement of Attainment for Work safely at Heights nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
a photographic Work safely at heights card.
a Statement of Attainment for Enter and Work in a Confined Space, nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
a confined space entry photographic card.
You will also be provided with all course materials, including a Learners Guide, a 'Training Record-Logbook', sample rescue plans, sample safe work method statements, and self assessment materials.
What to bring:
Appropriate PPE (Personal Protective Equipment):
safety shoes or boots
workwear (hi-vis if you have it)
safety hardhat (optional)
a broad brimmed sun hat and water bottle is recommended
100 Points of Identification must be presented before you begin training. 100 Points of Identification requirements
To discuss Confined Space training, or Work at Heights training or to book call 1300 661 400.