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RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations

National ID: RII30115 | State ID: AZE5

Turn your mine site experience into a qualification

This course will give you the skills you need to work as a production operator in an open cut mine or quarry and perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications in a varied work context.

The preferred pathway into this qualification is formal mine site experience of at least 1 year in open pit work.

Gain these skills
  • Workplace safety and risk control
  • Communication, quality work outcomes, planning and work organisation
  • Identification of environment/heritage concerns
  • Rehabilitation of mine sites
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Comfortable working in a physical environment
  • Enjoy practical/manual activities
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to adhere to strict safety requirements

 

Entrance Requirements

Important information

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

You will need to be employed as a mine all-rounder or leading hand supervisor on a mine site in order to enrol and complete this qualification.

Important information

Registration or licensing may be required.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Production Operator
  • Drilling Plant Operator
  • Mining Plant Operator
  • Shot Firer

 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)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2020

East Perth - Employer Based

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 year/s
When Continuous enrolment
Where East Perth
How Employer-based
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East Perth - Traineeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 year/s
When Continuous enrolment
Where East Perth
How Employer-based
Traineeship
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Page last updated February 28, 2020