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Kick Start into Mining Skill Set

State ID: EAB68

Learn about FIFO work and gain skills to prepare for a job in the Mining industry

This entry level qualification is designed to prepare you for the mining industry and will focus on three key areas; developing problem solving skills, informative communication techniques and working effectively with others.

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Students must be 18 years or over to enrol in this course.

Important information

Personal protective equipment (PPE) required:

  • Covered in shoes, no sandals or thongs
  • Wide brimmed hat
  • Long pants and long sleeve shirt

Please bring pens, pencils and paper. 

 

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Mine Operator (entry level)
  • Entry level Surface Drillers (entry level)

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 such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

PID Skill Set

State ID: EAB51

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

This PID (proportional integral derivative) skill set will equip you with the skills needed for the set up, adjustment and tuning of control loops

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

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

If the skill set you wish to apply for is not listed in this application form, classes may have been filled, or scheduling for the next intake may not have commenced. Please check back later.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Continuous enrolment, 2020

Midland - PID Skill set

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Midland - PID Skill set - Commercal Fee Course

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Continuous enrolment, 2021

Midland - PID Skill set

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Mining Field Operation Skill Set

State ID: EAA54

Gain the skills and knowledge needed to  live, work, and operate in the field

This course also covers the safety and communication requirements for employment in the resources sector.

Entrance Requirements

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Students must be 18 years or over to enrol in this course.

How to apply

If the skill set you wish to apply for is not listed in this application form, classes may have been filled, or scheduling for the next intake may not have commenced. Please check back later.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 1, 2021

East Perth - On Campus

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Duration 6 month/s
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Where East Perth
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Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

Geological Assistant Skill Set

State ID: EAA53

Keen to get out in the field and find employment in the mining industry?

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.

 

Entrance Requirements

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Students must be 18 years or over to enrol in this course.

How to apply

If the skill set you wish to apply for is not listed in this application form, classes may have been filled, or scheduling for the next intake may not have commenced. Please check back later.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 1, 2021

East Perth - On Campus

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Duration 6 month/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where East Perth
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Operate and Maintain a Four Wheel Drive Vehicle 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.

Important information

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).

This course will next be delivered in 2021.

How to apply

If the skill set you wish to apply for is not listed in this application form, classes may have been filled, or scheduling for the next intake may not have commenced. Please check back later.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Continuous enrolment, 2021

East Perth - Blended 4WD Skill Set

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Duration 1 day/s
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Customised training for Pilbara Minerals

Mining 1

Certificate III in Engineering - Technical

National ID: MEM30505 | State ID: W240

An introduction to general engineering concepts

During this course you'll become familiar with computer aided drafting packages, how to set out engineering drawings and gain an understanding of how drawings are transformed into buildings and manufactured items.

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Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

This course will be run at our East Perth campus with some lab work based at NMT’s Perth campus (30 Aberdeen St building).

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Draftperson 
  • Production Scheduler Assistant 

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 such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 1, 2021

East Perth - On Campus

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Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where East Perth
How On campus
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Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where East Perth
How On campus
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Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

Diploma of Surveying

National ID: CPP50116 | State ID: BAI4

Further develop your surveying skills

During this course you will learn how to conduct more complex engineering surveys using sophisticated surveying equipment and software. There is a focus on geodetic surveying and there is a large selection of electives available. On completion you will be eligible for an Associate membership of the Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute (Engineering and Mining Commission).




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Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

You will need to have completed CPP40216 Certificate IV in Surveying to meet the entrance requirements.

Important information

This course may also be studied off campus provided you are employed in an appropriate work place and can have your work certified by a supervising surveyor.
for this Diploma qualification.

Other costs for consideration:

  • Text Books
  • Stationery

Typical timetable:

  • 3 days per week plus 4 days camp in semester 2

Work Placement:

  • Optional

 

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Senior Technical Officer  
  • Surveying Assistant 
  • Mine | Engineering Surveyor 

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 such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 1, 2021

East Perth - On Campus

Details

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Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where East Perth
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

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Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where East Perth
How On campus
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Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

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