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Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response and Rescue

RII30713
Average Course Fee: Not available
Average Duration: 28 Days

This qualification reflects the role of response and rescue team members who work in a mine site or a construction site, who perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

No licencing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate III in the field of Engineering and Related Technologies'

84.7%

Satisfied with the training
67.3%

Received job-related
benefits from training
Emergency Service Worker ( ANZSCO code 441211)
Expected job openings
Expected job openings are: average Low Below average Average Above average High
Average
18,100 persons were employed as Fire and Emergency Workers in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be between 10,001 and 25,000.
Average weekly full time earnings
Average weekly full time earnings are: above average Low Below average Average Above average High
Above average
Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Fire and Emergency Workers in 2014 are: $1,360. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Fire and Emergency Workers visit Job Outlook

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC

For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

Requirements for completion of the qualification

The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.

Successful completion of sixteen (16) units of competency made up of:

  • four (4) core units, and
  • twelve (12) elective units of which:
  • one (1) must be chosen from group A
  • at least eight (8) must be chosen from group B
  • one (1) may be chosen from group C
  • up to two (2) may be chosen from Certificate II, Certificate III or Certificate IV level from this, or any other Training Package or accredited course
  • Units chosen must be relevant to the job function.

    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.

    Core units of competency

    Unit code

    Unit title

    HLTAID003

    Provide First Aid

    RIICOM201D

    Communicate in the workplace

    RIIWHS201D

    Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

    RIIRIS201D

    Conduct local risk control

    Electives

    Group A

    Unit code

    Unit title

    RIIQUA201D

    Maintain and monitor site quality standards

    RIIGOV201D

    Comply with site work processes/procedures

    Group B

    Unit code

    Unit title

    HLTAID006

    Provide advanced first aid

    PMAOMIR444B

    Develop incident containment tactics

    PUAAMS007B

    Coordinate search and rescue operations

    PUAFIR207B

    Operate breathing apparatus open circuit

  • Prerequisite unit: PUAFIR215 Prevent injury
  • PUAFIR320

    Render hazardous materials incidents safe

  • Prerequisite unit: PUAFIR215 Prevent injury
  • PUAFIR316

    Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident

  • Prerequisite unit: PUAFIR207B Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
  • PUASAR024A

    Undertake road crash rescue

  • Prerequisite unit: PUASAR022A Participate in rescue operation
  • Prerequisite unit: HLTFA311A Apply first aid OR PUAEME002C Manage injuries at emergency incident
  • PUASAR032A

    Undertake vertical rescue

  • Prerequisite unit: PUASAR022A Participate in rescue operation
  • PUASAR025A

    Undertake confined space rescue

    PUASAR027A

    Undertake land search rescue

    RIIERR201D

    Conduct fire team operations

    RIIERR205D

    Apply initial response first aid

    RIIERR301D

    Respond to mine incident

    RIIERR302D

    Respond to local emergencies and incidents

    RIIERR303D

    Operate in self-contained regenerative oxygen breathing apparatus

    RIIERR304D

    Control emergencies and critical situations

    RIIERR305D

    Control underground fires

    RIIERR306D

    Conduct underground search

    RIIERR307D

    Extricate casualties from underground incident

    RIIERR308D

    Extricate and transport people involved in incidents

    RIIERR309D

    Establish and operate from fresh air base

    RIIERR310D

    Provide support for rescue operations

    RIIRIS301D

    Apply risk management processes

    Group C

    PMAOHS211B

    Prepare equipment for emergency response

    PUAEQU001B

    Prepare, maintain and test response equipment

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Emergency Response Team Member
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Mining
    Mining and Drilling
    Services to Mining



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    The following facilities are required at the training site:

    Offsite training is avaliable in the following locations:
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    This RTO can offer VET Student Loans for certain approved courses. A VET Student Loan is a capped loan from the Australian Government to help you pay your tuition fees. Your initial loan debt amount (loan and loan fee, if applicable), plus indexation, must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The amount for the 2016-2017 income year is $54,869.

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    Student outcomes for similar courses

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate III in the field of Engineering and Related Technologies'

    52.2%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    51.2 %

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    43.3%
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    24%
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    Labourers
    17.8%
    Labourers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $47,600

    $42,900


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) - 86.9 85.2
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    83.1
    71.9
    10.9
     
    77.3
    46.1
    30.9
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    2.4
    6.1
    11
     
    5
    9.8
    13.8
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.7 86.1
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) - 67.3 70.9
    Received personal benefits from training (%) - 85.4 90.2
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 82.4 83.6
    Recommend the training to other (%) - 88.6 90.5

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) - 47 600 42 900
    Top Occupations (%):
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    Labourers
     
     
    43.3
    24
    17.8
     
    27.4
    26
    13.1
    Top Industries (%):
    Construction
    Manufacturing
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
     
     
    25.7
    16.7
    14.8
     
    21
    17.1
    8.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) - 90.8 89.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 49 000 46 100
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 19.2 27
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.1 85.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 86.1 86.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) - 52.2 50.3
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 42 400 40 000
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 19.4 31.7
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 85.6 86.1
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 68.7 76.9

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Construction
    25.7
    Construction
    Manufacturing
    16.7
    Manufacturing
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
    14.8
    Transport, Postal and Warehousing