Location and Frequency
Courses are scheduled weekly at Equip-Safe’s training venue on the corner of Orrong Road and Pilbara Street in Welshpool (Unit 10, 477 Orrong Road), or can be conducted on client’s premises, (please contact Equip-Safe for on-site pricing)
Duration and Costs
One day working at heights safety training and assessment –$290.00
Refresher Training for Work Safely at Heights
If original training was conducted by Equip-Safe within the last 5 years – $200.00
If training was undertaken with another Registered Training Organisation within the last 5 years – $230.00
(Existing Statement of Attainment must be presented to Equip-Safe as proof of previous training).
Work Safely at Heights Training Course Content
- Duty of Care of all people in the workplace
- Requirements of certain situations when working at heights
- Suitable anchor points or edge protection
- Safe use of all arrest harness
- Safe use of fall injury prevention systems (prevention of injuries when using height safety equipment)
- Inspection of harnesses and height safety equipment
- Practical ways to comply with the OSH Regulations
- Hazard identification and control measures
Construction Training Fund Rebate
The Construction Training Fund provides funding support for training of eligible workers in the construction industry. We acknowledge the support of the Construction Training Fund in reducing the costs of training for eligible workers.
Eligible companies/individuals must be:
- Directly employed in the building and construction industry in Western Australia construction companies undertaking projects in Western Australia
- Self-employed and undertaking work which is directly involved in the construction process
Where eligibility of an applicant is in question the Training Fund will seek evidence of eligibility via review of a detailed, recent work history.
If an individual is unemployed at the time of undertaking a short course recognised by the Training Fund, they must be able to:
- Demonstrate that they were directly employed in the construction industry in Western Australia for a minimum of six months, within 6 months prior to the date of course commencement; or if no recent work experience is involved have written evidence of a relevant employment offer from an eligible company or contractor in the construction industry prior to making a claim.
Please visit the Construction Training Fund website for further information www.bcitf.org
Click on one of the following links for more information
- JHA/JSA – Sample Job Hazard Analysis/Job Safety Analysis for a working at heights task
- Worksafe W.A. Code of Practice: Prevention of Falls at Workplaces
- Daily log / Inspection checklist for heights equipment
- Construction Training Fund
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