Height Safety Training for Natural Surfaces

RIIWHS204D Work Safely at Heights*

This nationally endorsed height safety training program is designed for those who work on natural surfaces or in vegetated environments such as cliffs, road or rail cuttings and embankments, quarry walls or landscaped areas.

Ideal for bush regenerators, NPWS personnel, council workers, landscapers and road and rail workers, this program takes fall protection concepts away from buildings and structures and into a natural setting. If you are interested in working at heights training in a more industrial setting, please see our Working at Heights course.

Course Outline
Areas covered during the Height Safety for Natural Surfaces course include:

  • Industry legislation, codes of practice & standards relevant to working at height
  • PPE and associated gear for fall protection
  • The hierarchy of control
  • The hierarchy of fall protection options
  • Natural anchors (trees, rock bollards, holdfasts, bolts and climbing protection)
  • Fall protection techniques in a natural surface environment
  • Harness Hang Syndrome identification & management
  • Emergency recovery procedures.

As a guide, the cost for an individual to complete the course as a part of a large group would be $290.00 (inc). To obtain a firm quotation, or find out more about possible dates, please call us on 02 4784 2224 or complete the course enquiry form below.


*Successful participants receive an ASQA approved Statement of Attainment that fulfils the requirements of RIIWHS204D Work Safely at Heights which is provided by PACI (RTO ID 2808)

Course Outcome
Successful participants receive an ASQA approved Statement of Attainment that fulfills the requirements of RIIWHS204D Work Safely at Heights.

Course Pre-Requisites

Course Inclusions
A comprehensive student manual is supplied, as well as all equipment required to complete the training.

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