Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this skill set can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the Skill Set.
This Skill Set addresses the regulatory requirements for open-cut coal mining specified in Recognised Standard 11, Training in coal mines - Coal Mining Safety and Health Act, Queensland.
|Course Type||Skill set|
|Fees||For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees|
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|AQF Level||Short Course|
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Mandatory training to enable students to commence working in an open-cut mining environment.
There will be a variation to the current BHP OS Third Party Agreement, which will cover this training and assessment. The assessors must have a certain number of years experience in the coal mining industry. All other compliance requirements under the RTO Standards 2015 must also be met.
Study Mode Definitions
*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.
Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.
Course is usually run over 2 days, being acceptable in the mining industry. BHP OS students complete theory and practical assessment tasks before being allowed on the mine site. National Training Program students who have completed their traineeship or apprenticeship will complete the Standard 11 at the end of the indenture, covering the Standard 11. New To Industry students will complete the BHP induction over 3 weeks where content is mapped to the Standard 11. New to Industry with a traineeship in RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations, will complete the BHP induction over 3 weeks where content is mapped to Standard 11.
Students are then required to complete tasks on the job in the mine site over 21 days before being signed off as competent.
|RIIWHS201D||Work Safely and Follow WHS Policies and Procedures||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|RIIRIS201D||Conduct Local Risk Control||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|RIICOM201D||Communicate in the Workplace||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|RIIGOV201D||Comply with site work processes/procedures||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|RIIERR205D||Apply Initial Response First Aid||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|RIIERR302E||Respond to Local Emergencies and Incidents||More Information||Training.gov Details|
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|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|RIIWHS201D||Work Safely and Follow WHS Policies and Procedures|
|RIIRIS201D||Conduct Local Risk Control|
|RIICOM201D||Communicate in the Workplace|
|RIIGOV201D||Comply with site work processes/procedures|
|RIIERR205D||Apply Initial Response First Aid|
|RIIERR302E||Respond to Local Emergencies and Incidents|
|Third Party Verification|