Working at Heights Training in Newcastle, NSW

Zokal offer a number of Working at Heights Training (or Working from Heights Training) courses from a basic 1 day Work Safely at Heights course to a 4 day Vertical Rescue Training course in Newcastle, NSW. We can also bring the training to your premises with our On Site Safety Training trailer.

Australia’s Top Rated Working at Heights Training 

Did working at heights with these guys. Very knowledgable on the subject, kept it interesting and supplied and amazing lunch. Would definitely recommend going through them.
Robert Turner
Great working at heights course. Great instructor and relaxed learning environment !
Matthew Hallcroft
Great straight to the point practical training, I feel as though I have learned all the necessary skills required for working at heights and lv rescue
Jake O'Connor
Working for a state wide poles and wires business we required a working at heights and rescue from heights qualification. These guys and girls here provided a state of the art training facitlity to do exactly this. Great presentations on the literature and excellent demonstrations on the practical aspects. Big shout out to Shane for giving us the knowledge and experience over the 3 day course. Food provided for lunches were also top notch! 10/10 Recommend!
nathan mclean
Working at heights training in Newcastle, NSW

This training is essential for anybody who has to work at heights as part of their job including people working in the Construction, Manufacturing, Industry, Mining, Shipping, Defence, Rural and Government sectors. Basically people in any workplace that are required to work from heights.

Working at heights is always a high risk activity and remains a leading cause of death and serious injury in Australian workplaces. In fact, between 1 January 2003 and 31 December 2015, a total of 359 Australian workers lost their lives due to falls from height. That’s 11% of all workers killed during that period. 

This does not just relate to people working on towers, half of these deaths were from falls of 3 meters or less and 54 of these people fell from ladders.

Working from heights (working at heights) training is required by law. It saves lives and minimises the chance of litigation.

Working at Heights Training Courses

Program for those who have already completed their work at heights training and need to be refreshed.

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This is a program for those that are required to safely work at heights or depths including heights rescue. 

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A unit for vertical rescue operations by rescue teams, typically performed by emergency services, emergency response teams and/or other operational teams. Tasks include performing rope rescue to extract a co-worker who is injured or suspended.

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What is a covered in our working at heights training?

This is nationally recognised training  with a Statement of Attainment Certificate issued on satisfactory completion of all assessments.

Our basic working at heights safety training is for operators who are required to have both practical skills and an understanding of theory needed  to work at height on a broad range of structures in different environments and  industries.

The course will give them the necessary theory, practical  skills and knowledge to work safely in a range of situations, using various types of fall protection equipment.

The basic course also covers emergency response and heights rescue using a variety of techniques for varying situations. 

The Vertical Rescue training on the other hand, covers preparing and responding to any emergency requiring a vertical rescue. Appropriate assessment and control of risks and the skills and knowledge needed to perform a vertical rescue.


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