Working at Heights Training Melbourne

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Working at Heights Training Organisation

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WORKING AT HEIGHTS COURSE STRUCTURE

This is a one day course that consists of both theory training and practical exercises that show current industry procedures. Course materials are provided. Please let us know if you need assistance with reading or writing.

Nationally Recognised Unit of Competency – RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights

DO I NEED A WORKING AT HEIGHTS TICKET?

If you are going to perform work where there is the risk of falling more than 2 metres, yes you do.  This might be if you work at heights, or if you work at ground level where there are trenches or different levels of ground.  This course is nationally accredited, which means it is recognised across Australia.

 
WORKING AT HEIGHTS COURSE REQUIREMENTS
WORKING AT HEIGHTS COURSE OUTCOMES

On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights issued by Start Training, and a wallet size ticket.

 
ONSITE WORKING AT HEIGHTS TRAINING MELBOURNE

If you’re running a business, we can deliver this course onsite at your workplace, saving you time and money. We can deliver the course for groups of 6 people or more in all areas of Melbourne and county Victoria.Please contact us to discuss you companies’ requirements, or call (03) 9756 0244

WHY CHOOSE START TRAINING

HY CHOOSE START TRAINING FOR YOUR WORKING AT HEIGHTS COURSE MELBOURNE?

Start Training are Melbourne’s highest rated Working at Heights Training Organisation and we strive to create a friendly and supportive training environment where students of all experiences and backgrounds can train comfortably and with confidence.

Our highly experienced trainers have a wealth of industry knowledge that ensures you get the best possible training course and our support staff are on hand to assist where needed including our dedicated Student Welfare Officer who can assist with one on one Language, Literature and Numeracy (LLN) training if required.

When completing your Working at Heights Training with Start Training you will have access to the following:

  • Start Training’s fully equipped working at heights simulated training area
  • Conveniently located at Ferntree Gully, just 10 minutes from Eastlink
  • Free additional working at heights training if required
  • All required working at heights material provided at no extra cost
  • Our highly experienced and qualified trainers with a wealth of industry knowledge
  • A friendly and relaxed environment where students of all experiences and backgrounds can train comfortably and with confidence. Our Trainers are dedicated to ensure you meet all your working at heights training requirements.
OUR FACILITIES

Our Working at Heights Training is conducted at three locations across Melbourne including our facility located at 7 Hayward Road, Ferntree Gully, 16 Enterprise Way, Sunshine West and 8 Sonia Street, Carrum Downs. During your training course you will have access to our simulated working at heights equipment and a range of accessories including harnesses & lanyards. During your training you will be taught how to operate safetly while working at heights including pre-start checks, how to wear a harness, working with equipment and many other exercises tailored to your ability.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where do Start Training conduct Working at Heights Training?

We conduct Working at Heights Training at both our Ferntree Gully and Sunshine West training centres. Our Ferntree Gully facility is located at Unit 3, 1825 Ferntree Gully Road, VIC. You can find our building behind Burdens Plumbtec (the large blue building). We conduct Forklift, Order Picker, Working at Heights, Elevated Work Platform and White Card courses at our Ferntree Gully facility.
Our Sunshine West training centre is located at 16 Enterprise Way, Sunshine West and we also conduct Working at Heights, Confined Space, Elevated Work Platform, White Card and Yellow Card courses at our Sunshine West training centre.

What are the options for lunch and food?

A food truck visits Start Training’s Ferntree Gully Road facility every weekday (Monday to Friday) at 9.45am. This service offers a wide range of hot and cold food and snacks including sandwiches, pies, fruit, confectionery and drinks.
We have a student kitchen / cafe area with free fresh fruit, free fresh coffee and free biscuits. The kitchen area contains a large fridge, microwaves, toaster and a sandwich press that are free to be used by our students if they wish to bring their own food for the time they are with us.
We have vending machines located in our Ferntree Gully Road facility featuring a selection of drinks and snacks. The drinks vending machine serves Coca Cola, energy drinks and coffee milk amongst others and can accept coins, card (pay pass) and notes ($5 or $10 notes only). We also have a snack machine serving a variety of chips and confectionery which is coin operated only.
There are a number of shops and takeaways within a short distance of our Ferntree Gully facility including bakeries located at the Mountain Gate shopping centre, Red Rooster, On It Burgers, McDonalds, Subway and KFC. If you are unsure about their locations one of our friendly staff can direct you.
At our Sunshine West facility there is a cafe just 50 meters walk from our front door that sells a variety of fresh sandwiches, hot food and drinks at a very reasonable price. You are welcome to keep any food purchases on site within our kitchen facilities and make use of our fridges, kitechen benches and other applicances.

What time do the Working at Heights classes start?

Generally our classes begin at 8.30am each day Monday through to Saturday. Some of our classes begin slightly earlier at 8.00am, you will be informed of your class start time via a booking confirmation and a confirmation SMS sent to you a few days prior to your class. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your class start time to enable enrolment paperwork to be completed.

Are there any breaks?

Yes, we offer ample breaks throughout the day. Lunch and other shorter regular breaks are provided throughout the day.

What do I need to bring with me?

We provide all safety equipment necessary for your course including hi-vis vest and hard-hats where applicable. All you need to bring is a sturdy pair of shoes (no thongs please) and adequate clothing. Please note that during winter months the temperatures within our warehouse can be low, please come with sufficient warm clothing on cold weather days.

Will the training materials be provided to me prior to my class?

Yes, once you have been booked in you will receive an e-mail with a workbook and other materials attached. The workbook should be completed prior to attending to ensure maximum time available for practical training. A hardcopy of the workbook and training materials can be provided on request and mailed out to you with sufficient notice.

Do I need to complete my workbook before attending a class?

Yes, you must complete your workbook prior to attending our class. Failure to do so may result you being denied access to your course on the day and a re-booking fee will be applicable. This is to ensure that students get adequate practical training on the machines and that the class isn’t being held up by those who haven’t completed the workbook.

I have difficulties with language, literature or numeracy, can I still complete the course?

Yes, we have a dedicated Student Welfare Officer that can assist you with your needs. We have successfully trained thousands of students including those with additional requirements. Give us a call on (03) 09756 0244 and ask to speak to one of our Training Consultants who will walk you through the options available.

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UPCOMING COURSES

Follow the steps below to book your course online. If you have any problems with the online booking portal please give one of our Training Consultants a call on (03) 9756 0244.

FERNTREE GULLY

7 Hayward Road,
Ferntree Gully, VIC 3156

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16 Enterprise Way,
Sunshine West, VIC 3020

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8 Sonia Street,
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