In this program you will gain the skills and knowledge required to work safely on construction sites where the work activity involves working above 1.5 metres from ground level and where fall protection measures are required.
This program achieves units of competency from the CPC08 Training Package.
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment - training in Work Safely at Heights [extract from CPC30211]|
|Duration:||One day workshop including a safety component and practice of skills.|
|Likely Job Outcome:||Working safely from heights in construction contexts of domestic and commercial work, in new construction, renovation or refurbishment and maintenance.|
|Application Type:||Register Your Interest|
To successfully complete this subject the pre-requisite unit: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry must also be completed. If you have not previously studied this subject a short online program or recognition of skills from your workplace may be suitable to address this.
Details provided on enrolment.
Entry Requirements / How to Apply
By enrolling, CIT assumes you have checked and met these entry requirements. CIT staff will confirm either before (for all VET FEE-HELP qualifications) or within the first few weeks of classes.
Be physically fit and able to work at heights
Have the English language skills to effectively communicate and work safely with others in the work area and to read and comprehend manufacturer's instructions and workplace procedures and safety signs. Students will need an ASF literacy and numeracy level of 3 to successfully address unit requirements.
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If you need assistance you can go to Unique Student Identifier (USI), drop in to any CIT Library or CITSA office or contact CIT Student Services on 6207 3188.
Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.
To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at email@example.com.
Complete 2 subjects
Work safely at heights
CIT Code: CNST565 Cost: $380 Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to work safely on construction sites where the work activity involves working above 1.5 metres from ground level and where fall protection measures are required. Prerequisites: OHSS249 CPCCOHS2001A APPLY OHS REQUIREMENTS, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CIT Code: OHSS249 Cost: $0 Description:
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out OHS requirements through safe work practices at any on or off-site construction workplace. It requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks and work requirements, and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.
For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email firstname.lastname@example.org