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Statement of Attainment Height Safety


This statement of attainment is appropriate for those working in operational roles where they are required to perform work at heights, and/or operate elevated work platforms (including scissor lifts) up to 11m.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this statement of attainment can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors.
Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of this program.


Statement of Attainment - Height Safety

Course No:



CIT Bruce 


1 day workshop per unit
1 unit to achieve the statement of attainment, units may be undertaken as a stand-alone. You will receive a competency card for each of the units that are successfully undertaken.

The 2022 Semester 1 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below.
The total program cost may vary depending on the choice of subjects or if subjects are attempted more than once.
Subject costs identified as Standard are partially subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible students.
The qualification cost for an Apprentice or Trainee is subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible Apprentices or Trainees.

Cost Info:

Further information about fees is available at Course fees and assistance

Indicative Cost:

$390 each

A Training Fund Authority (TFA) rebate may be available for eligible students

Likely Job Outcome:

You may gain employment in a wide range of construction and civil workplace environments, including general construction, civil construction, engineering projects and the renewables industry.

Application Type:

Register Your Interest

Additional Information

Each unit undertaken will cost $390.00 per unit, all necessary equipment will be provided excluding PPE.
You may be eligible for Training Fund Authority (TFA) rebates.
Appropriate enclosed footwear must be worn (no open toe shoes or sports shoes to be worn while attending these programs).
There are no pre-requisites for these units, but some knowledge of the construction industry is preferable.
A standard level of fitness is required to undertake this program.
Maximum class size will be 12 students.

Skills Recognition

Entry Requirements

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Literacy Skills Information

We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your course of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this course. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level course. Please visit Foundation Skills.

Transition Information

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.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

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

Subject Information

Complete 2 subjects

Core: Complete 2

  • CPCCCM3001   Operate elevated work platforms up to 11 metres
    • CIT Code: CNST787
      Cost: Full fee $390.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to operate specific types of elevated work platforms (EWPs) safely and effectively in different locations, including on uneven terrain. The unit includes locating, setting up, operating and shutting down scissor lifts and self-propelled boom lifts with a boom length under 11 metres. The unit supports construction workers in the safe and effective operation of electrical, hydraulic and mechanical EWPs. The unit does not cover truck-mounted EWPs, powered telescoping devices, hinged devices or articulated devices, or any combination of these used to support a platform on which personnel, equipment and materials may be elevated to perform work and which has a boom length of 11 metres or more. It applies to construction work on residential and commercial work sites in new construction, renovation or refurbishment, and maintenance projects. Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit in some States. Relevant state and territory regulatory authorities should be consulted to confirm those requirements.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • RIIWHS204E   Work safely at heights
    • CIT Code: WPHS145
      Cost: Full fee $390.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to work safely at heights in the resources and infrastructure industries. It applies to those working in operational roles. They generally work under supervision to undertake a prescribed range of functions involving known routines and procedures and take responsibility for the quality of work outcomes. Licensing, legislative and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories and industry sectors. Users must check requirements with relevant body before applying the unit. Note: The terms Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and Work Health and Safety (WHS) are equivalent and generally either can be used in the workplace. In jurisdictions where the National Model WHS Legislation has not been implemented RTOs are advised to contextualise the unit of competency by referring to the existing State/Territory OHS legislative requirements.
      Prerequisites: Nil

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email