Standard 11


Standard 11


RIISS00034 Surface Coal Mine Safety Skill Set

The RIISS00034 Skill Set is the latest nationally accredited unit that provides you with the skills and knowledge required to obtain a Surface Coal Mine Safety Skill Set. This unit will help you apply initial first aid , respond to local emergencies and incidents, comply with site work processes/procedures, and conduct local risk control.

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What are the entry requirements?

There are no prerequisites required to enter this course. However, it is preferred that students:

• Are 18 years or older
• Have sound language and literacy skills (at least Year 10 English, or equivalent)
• Have basic computer skills

Tuition Fees and Training Delivery

Tuition: $600.00 per participant.

The Standard 11 (RIISS00034 Surface Coal Mine Safety Skill Set) course is delivered face-to-face over 2 days (8:00am to 5:00pm), whereby upon successful completion of the written assessments during the course, you will receive a Statement of Completion enabling you to commence work on the mine site. Students are required to complete a mine on-site verification workbook within 6 months of the training (check with the employer/mine as some only give 3 months) and return it to us. On successful completion of the on-site verification workbook, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for the relevant units of competency.

Course Resources & RPL

Course Units of Competency
To achieve the Statement of Attainment, participants must successfully complete all 6 units of competency.
  • RIIRIS201E Conduct local risk control
  • RIIGOV201E Comply with site work processes/procedures
  • RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
  • RIIERR205D Apply initial response First Aid
  • RIIERR302E Respond to local emergencies and incidents
  • RIICOM201E Communication in the workplace
Course Resources

To support you in your training, Mining Skills Australia provides:

  • Study Guide covering all 6 units of competency
  • Associated learning materials
  • First aid and Emergency demonstration equipment as required
Students to provide
  • Computer with internet for the precourse learning
  • Bring your own notepad and pen for the classroom sessions
Is Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) available?

Mining Skills Australia has Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Policy and Procedure to ensure that an individual’s prior learning achieved through formal and informal training, work experience or other life experiences is appropriately recognised. This recognition may assist students to progress faster through a unit of competency or allow the student full credit.

Policies and Procedures

Please read the Student Handbook and other policies and procedures including Refund Policy, Complaints and Appeals Policy, RPL Policy prior to enrolling.

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