RII30719 Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response and Rescue


RII30719 Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response and Rescue

Course Description

This qualification reflects the role of emergency response and rescue team members working in the resources and infrastructure industries. The course has theoretical and practical components and is taught by ACTA Group trainers who have current real-world experience in fire and emergency response.


Delivery:

Upon request, ACTA Group provide flexible delivery options whilst meeting national standards of compliance and safety.

    • Group booking discounts apply
    • Courses run weekly/monthly
    • Course times between 7am/4pm
    • Classroom or Onsite Training
    • Corporate packages
    • Real life facilities, done with Nationally Recognised, current and competent trainers

Recognition of Prior Learning/RPL: Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is all about the skills and knowledge you’ve collected through work and life experiences and then transferring them to current training course requirements. RPL students must be able to demonstrate currency operating machine and complete all assessments without fail, to be deemed competent to operate machine safely and given a Statement of Attainment.


Locations:

    • Gold CoastBurleigh Heads
    • BrisbaneSalisbury (Phone booking only)
    • Onsite – we come to your site.

Accreditation:

Successful completion of this program will result in the awarding of the nationally accredited Units of Competency noted below.


UNITS OF COMPETENCY

    • Total number of units = 14 , consisting of 5 core units  plus 9 elective units
      • at least one (1) must be chosen from Group A
      • at least five (5) must be chosen from Group B, of which at least two (2) must be coded RIIERR
      • at least one (1) must be chosen from Group C

Up to two (2) may be chosen from the electives listed below, elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.

Core Units:
The following core units are completed by all participants:

    • HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid
    • RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
    • RIIERR301E Respond to work site incidents
    • RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processes
    • RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedure

Group A 

    • PUASAR022*Participate in a rescue operation

Group B

    • PUAEME001 Provide emergency care
    • PUAFIR207* Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
    • PUASAR025* Undertake confined space rescue
    • PUASAR032* Undertake vertical rescue
    • RIIERR205D Apply initial response first aid
    • RIIERR302E Respond to local emergencies and incidents

Group C

    • PMAWHS211 Prepare equipment for emergency response

*Note the following prerequisite unit requirements:

    • PUAEME002 Manage injuries at emergency incident and its Prerequisite unit(s) – PUAEME001 Provide emergency care
    • PUAEQU001 Prepare, maintain and test response equipment and its Prerequisite unit(s)  – PUAFIR210 Prevent injury
    • PUAFIR207 Operate breathing apparatus open circuit and its Prerequisite unit(s)  – PUAFIR210 Prevent injury
    • PUAFIR324 Render hazardous materials incidents safe and its Prerequisite unit(s) – PUAFIR207 Operate breathing apparatus open circuit and
    • PUAFIR306 Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident and its Prerequisite unit(s) – PUAFIR207 Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
    • PUASAR022 Participate in a rescue operation and its Prerequisite unit(s)  – HLTAID003 Provide first aid
    • PUASAR024 Undertake road crash rescue and its Prerequisite unit(s) – HLTAID003 Provide first aid and PUASAR022 Participate in a rescue operation
    • PUASAR025 Undertake confined space rescue and its Prerequisite unit(s)  – PUAFIR306 Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident and PUASAR022 Participate in a rescue operation
    • PUASAR027 Undertake land search and its Prerequisite unit(s) – PUAFIR210 Prevent injury
    • PUASAR032 Undertake vertical rescue and its Prerequisite unit(s)  – PUASAR022 Participate in a rescue operation

This qualification reflects the role of response and rescue team members who work in a mine site or a construction site, and perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts. People performing these roles may be required to exercise some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment and services and deal with contingencies

The course is delivered by training professionals who are seasoned and experienced emergency services personnel the program can be tailored to meet your specific workplace requirements.


Prior to attending:

      • HLTAID003 Provide First Aid (within 3 years).
      • HLTAID001 Provide CPR (within 1 year).
      • Be fit enough for a moderate level of physical exertion.
      • Be happy working at heights.
      • Be happy working in confined/dark spaces.
      • Be clean shaven.

Course Requirements:

    • Be at least 18 years of age;
    • Have completed Year 10 in the Australian school system or equivalent; and
    • Have language, literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to ASCF Level 2.
    • Provision of the participant’s Unique Student Identifier (USI); and
    • Provision of Australian legal photo identification for assessment purposes.
    • Must wear steal cap boots

Training Pathways:

This pathway may lead to the following employment opportunities:

    • Supervisory role within metalliferous mining, 
    • Coal mining, 
    • Drilling & mining exploration, 
    • Civil construction or 
    • LNG projects.

Next Steps:

Thank you again for your interest in this course program. Please contact ACTA Group’s Participant Support team on 1300 011 144 or info@actagroup.com.au to commence the application process!