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RII30415 Certificate III in Resource Processing

National ID: RII30415 | State ID: AZF3

Are you ready to unearth a fine career?

This qualification will give you the skills and knowledge necessary for employment as a processing technician in a resources processing facility.

You'll learn how to operate and monitor equipment including conveyors and valve systems. You'll also gain the skills and knowledge to conduct site sampling and testing of samples commonly used in the mine processing industry, and an insight into OHS, the mining industry and the equipment used in processing.

Gain these skills
  • Operate and monitor conveyors and valve systems
  • Work safely and follow work safety policies and procedures
  • Conduct milling/grinding, crushing and screening plant operations
  • Perform process control room operations
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy manual and technical work
  • Able to follow workplace health and safety procedures and work safely
  • Comfortable working in a physical environment
  • Good communication, logic and problem solving skills
  • Able to work well as part of a team

Customised training for Pilbara Minerals

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II
Job opportunities
  • Process Operator (Mineral Processing)
  • Senior Process Operator | Senior Production Operator (Mineral Processing)
  • Remote Control Room Operator
  • Coal Preparation Senior Operator 
  • Processing Technician
  • Mineral Processing Technician

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

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Apprenticeships and traineeships

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Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2019

East Perth - Employer Based


Fees and charges


Duration 12 months
When Continuous enrolment
Where East Perth
How Employer-based
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Page last updated January 15, 2020