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PID Skill Set

State ID: EAB51

Instrumentation Technicians work in many sectors including oil and gas, mining, minerals processing and associated industries.

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Important information

As it is expected that most students will already be employed in the industry, the course is delivered in a combination of online theory and lab based skills to minimise time spent away from work. The theory and assignment component can be completed online in your own time while the skill component is to be undertaken in our industry relevant lab at our Midland campus over the course of approximately one week. This can be done during the day or on some week day evenings.

Job opportunities

Intrumentation Technician in oil & gas, mining, minerals processing

Further study

This is a specialist skill set although we do offer associated training in areas such as variable speed drives and robotics.

How to apply

This coures is open for enrolment - click Apply now to register your interest via email.

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Continuous enrolment, 2020

Midland - PID Skill set

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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.

Mining Law Exam preparation

State ID: SC-EMS-V1292

 

North Metropolitan TAFE can provide you with the tools you will need to successfully complete the relevant examination to help you in your chosen career in the mining industry.
Mining Law exams comprise one aspect of the requirements to gain a WA Certificate of Competency in any of the following appointments

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Please check back for 2020 course dates

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Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus Commercial

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Semester 2, 2019

East Perth - 2 Day Short Course On Campus Part Time

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Operate & Maintain a 4WD Skill Set

State ID: EAA52

Go off the beaten track

Broaden your skill set with this accredited course. You'll learn to drive and maintain a 4WD in an off-road environment and on successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment.

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How to apply

Important information

This is a two day course. The first day runs 8am - 2pm, followed by a driving day 8am - 3:30pm (unless otherwise stated).

2020 dates
26 & 27 February
6 & 7 May (driving day is 6 May)
27 & 28 May (driving day is 27 May)
1 & 2 July
19 & 20 August
18 & 19 November
9 & 10 December

How to apply

Choose the delivery option below, and in the "Register now" box click to register. 

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Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus 4WD Skill Set

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Duration 2 day/s
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Semester 2, 2019

East Perth - On campus commercial

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Duration 2 day/s
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East Perth - On campus

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Duration 2 day/s
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Mining Field Operation Skill Set

State ID: EAA54

This Mining Field Operations skill set will help you gain the skills and knowledge needed to  live, work, and operate in the field.  You'll also cover the safety and communication requirements for employment in the resources sector.

The units included in this skill set are delivered in two groups or clusters:

Mining Safety (2 hours per week)

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How to apply

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Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
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Where East Perth
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Semester 2, 2019

East Perth - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
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Geological Assistant Skill Set

State ID: EAA53

With this Geological Assistant skill set you'll gain the skills and knowledge needed to seek employment in entry level geological assistant roles in either exploration, pit or underground environments as well as other entry level mining roles.

The units covered will be delivered in two clusters or groups:

Geological Field Assistance (4.5 hours per week)

  • RIIEGS303D Provide geological field assistance

Field and Mining Techniques (12 hours per week)

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How to apply

Choose the delivery option below, and in the "Register now" box click to register.

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Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
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Semester 2, 2019

East Perth - On Campus

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Certificate II in Resource Processing

National ID: RII20515 | State ID: AZB2

Gain the skills for entry level employment in a resources processing facility

On completion of this course you could gain employment as a processing technician. This course will teach you to safely collect and break rock samples, and conduct conveyor, crushing and screening plant operations.

Job opportunities

Further study

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Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Process Operator (Mineral Processing)
  • Processing Plant Attendant (Extractive Industries)
  • Coal Preparation 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.

 

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

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, 2019

East Perth - Employer Based

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Duration 12 months
When Continuous enrolment
Where East Perth
How Employer-based
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East Perth - Employer Based

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Duration 12 months
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East Perth - Employer Based

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Duration 12 months
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Continuous enrolment, 2020

East Perth - Employer Based

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Duration 12 months
When Continuous enrolment
Where East Perth
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East Perth - Traineeship

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Duration 12 months
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Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations

National ID: RII30115 | State ID: AZE5

Are you looking to develop your skills to work as a production operator in an open cut mine or quarry?

You will learn about workplace safety and risk control, communication, planning and work organisation and gain skills in the identification of environment/heritage concerns and the rehabilitation of mine sites. You'll need to be employed on a mine site in order to complete this qualification.

Entrance Requirements

Important information

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How to apply

Entrance Requirements

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

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Duration 2 year/s
When Continuous enrolment
Where East Perth
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East Perth - Traineeship

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Duration 2 year/s
When Continuous enrolment
Where East Perth
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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.

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