This qualification reflects the role of employees such as production operators in an open cut mine or quarry, who perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications in a varied work context, using some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.Enrol Now
Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this qualification can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the qualification.
The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.
13 Units of Competency :
All elective units selected from outside this qualification must reflect current occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level.
Core Units :
Elective Units :
There are both licensed and non-licensed units of competency relating to high-risk work in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. To be appointed under any statutory requirements in related roles, units of competency should be selected to meet the state/territory licensing requirements.
There are prerequisites to imported units listed in this qualification. Where a unit is imported as an elective care must be taken to ensure that all prerequisites specified are complied with.
Entry Requirements :
Mining Train will conduct a Foundation Skills entry assessment at a level required to successfully complete the qualification and work in the industry at the level required for this qualification. Potential clients who are identified as not meeting course entry requirements will be assisted with referral to appropriate support services.
Course Delivery & Assessment :
There are theory and practical training and assessment components to the course.
Skills will be trained and assessed through a mixture of off-the-job and on-the-job training and assessment.
Participants will be required to have consistent access to activities relating to chosen electives on their worksite.
Course Code : RII30115
Course Title : Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations
This pathway may lead to the following employment opportunities:
This industry-accredited construction and plant operation course offers a strategic overview of construction and surface extraction operations, leading to certificate 3 in civil construction and plant operation. It will develop the professional, analytical and management skills, as well as improve the technical skills and knowledge of the learners.
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