5th Point Australia

Welcome to 5th Point Australia

5th Point is a leading edge training company that offers both nationally and internationally recognised qualifications. The company was founded in 2002 by Leigh Greenwood and was the first company in New South Wales to be an IRATA International Member Company. The IRATA qualification is recognised by the world’s leading authority on industrial rope access as having an unrivalled safety record.

Since its inception, 5th Point has continued to grow and develop, becoming the foremost IRATA International training company in Australia. In 2008, 5th Point began to offer various nationally recognised units of competency in partnership with other Registered Training Organisations (RTOs).

5th Point’s highly skilled and knowledgeable trainers are able to impart their expertise to those who need it. Secondly, the company employs personnel who are internationally accredited and experienced, meaning that they are able to understand and work with a variety of techniques. Thirdly, the company offers highly competitive pricing, meaning that their services are accessible to a wide range of clients. Fourthly, the company has a speed of response to their clients’ needs that is unrivalled in the industry. Finally, the company has a deep understanding of their clients’ requirements and a proven ability to deliver results that meet their business.


Height safety systems inspection and certification (Face to face)

Falls from heights remain one of the biggest causes of death, disability and injury in workplaces in Australia. If you work in construction, or on building sites, you are likely to be working at heights at various times. It’s vital for you to be able to identify and control the risk of falls in your workplace.

One way to do this is to take a nationally recognised RIIWHS204E Work Safely Working at Heights course. 5th Point offers this one-day course (approximately 8 hours), to businesses and individuals. Fully certified TAE Trainers with relevant industry experience deliver the course materials, ensuring that a wealth of experience underpins the training that we offer.

Provide First Aid training course (Face to face)

5th Point offers the nationally accredited (HLTAID0011 Provide First Aid) unit of competency that forms the basis for this course, with the rope access and working at height context being a non-endorsed component. Fully certified TAE Trainers with relevant industry experience deliver the course materials, ensuring that a wealth of experience underpins the training that they offer.

This course includes pre-learning materials emailed to you upon registration of the course (Apply First Aid HLTAID011 Training Manual and Training Assessment Workbook). All prior learning tasks MUST be completed online prior to the commencement of the course.

IRATA Rope Access Training course (Face to face)

  • With your choice of ONE of the following accredited course options:
  • Work Safely at Heights course RIIWHS204E, OR
  • Enter and Work in Confined Spaces course RIIWHS202E, OR
  • Provide First Aid HLTAID011.

5th Point offers a five-day training course that covers all the essentials of industrial rope access. The course is broken down into four days of training followed by one day of assessment. The instructors are all experts in the field and are dedicated to ensuring that each and every one of the students