RIISS00034 Surface Coal Mining Induction
Duration: 2 days (full course) 1 day (refresher course)
The Surface Coal Mining (Std11 compliant) Induction provides both experienced and inexperienced workers from across industries with a pathway from which they can enter the Qld coal mining industry.
The Std11 induction course is suitable for anyone currently working in or wanting to enter the Qld coal mining industry for the first time.
The induction provides training and assessment for the Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII) Units of Competency which are specified in Recognised Standard 11, Training in Coal Mines (Qld Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999).
The six (6) units in the induction can be used towards completion of more advanced courses such as RII20215 Certificate II in Surface Extraction Operations.
The Std 11 induction is the most universally accepted induction program in mining operations throughout Qld.
Each participant that is deemed competent at the end of the 2 day course will receive a Statement of Completion from Em-Care Pty Ltd (RTO 32509) plus a site verification log book (to be completed on site). Once the log book is complete and returned to Em-Care Pty Ltd (maximum 6 months) the participant will receive a statement of attainment which is valid for 5 years.
The GI Coal Surface course (sometimes referred to as ‘GIQ’ or ‘Standard 11’) is a necessity for any individual working in the Queensland coal mining industry. This course replaces the previous GIQ course and is in accordance with the recognised Standard 11 for training in coal mines, as set by the Queensland Mining Safety Inspectorate.
The purpose of this course is to introduce participants to the following components of the mining industry
General overview of the mining process
Qld mining legislation
The working environment
The work process applicable to mining operations
General safety requirements for site
Identifying workplace hazards
Isolation and tagging procedures
Traffic and mobile equipment procedures
Initial response first aid
Firefighting and evacuation
RIIRIS201D CONDUCT LOCAL RISK CONTROL
RIIGOV201D COMPLY WITH SITE WORK PROCESSES & PROCEDURES
RIIWHS201D WORK SAFELY AND FOLLOW WHS POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
RIICOM201D COMMUNICATE IN THE WORKPLACE
RIIERR205D APPLY INITIAL RESPONSE FIRST AID
RIIERR302E RESPOND TO LOCAL EMERGENCIES & INCIDENTS
RECOMMENDED RECERTIFICATION PERIOD
The Qld Coal Mining Act requires all coal mine workers to complete a refresher of every skill that they have a unit of competency for at least once every 5 years. The coal mine worker will have to complete this refresher to obtain or maintain access to a mine site.
Unique Student Identifier (USI): All Students completing a Nationally Recognised Course with receipt of a Statement of Attainment requires a USI which can be accessed from the USI website
Course Terms and Conditions:
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Refund and Cancellation Policy:
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