This three day program is intended for students that are new to the QLD Coal mining industry.  If you have mining experience, please look through the refresher information or contact us to discuss.

Important Notice to Underground people:

  • Section [s272] of the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 states that a person under the age of 16 years is not permitted to be employed underground
  • To bridge to GI Coal UG, you must hold current Std11 Coal Surface evidence
  • Metalliferous underground experience will not be sufficient to challenge test the QLD Coal Underground. The Add-On Underground program listed above will be your training course, given you hold current Std11 Coal Surface evidence.

Time Required:3 days with Lennon Training at TAFE Eagle Farm, Kingsford Smith Drive
Assessment Method:multiple-choice & short answer, group activities, practical demonstration and workplace experience 
LLN Support:reading & writing support available. Please book so that arrangements are ready for your course date.

RII.ERR203E Escape from Hazardous situation unaided

RII.COM201E Communicate in the workplace

RII.RIS201E Conduct local risk control

RII.ERR205D Apply initial response first aid

RII.WHS201E Work safely & follow OHS policies & procedures

RII.GOV201E Comply with site work processes/procedures

RII.ERR302E Respond to local emergencies and incidents

Qualification outcome:

A Statement of Attainment  in partial completion of RII20320 Certificate II in Underground Coal ^

^ the statement of attainment is issued once requirements have been met for each competency unit.  For cleanskins new to the resource industry, a work experience log book may be required to complete within 3-12mths of the course.

Course information 

These units from the RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package meet the Queensland Coal industry requirements for the Recognised Standard 11 Training in coal mines.

Page 16 of the pre-enrolment handbook

Pre-requisite:Nil but contact us if you have current/recent experience in working underground at Australian coal mines.
Course Cost: Course cost below is the maximum price you will pay.

Course fees - including electronic certificate only - AUD $1218.50
Tue 08 Feb 2022 07:45 AM - Thu 10 Feb 2022 04:30 PM
760-776 Kingsford Smith Drive, Eagle Farm, QLD, 4009

Tue 08 Mar 2022 07:45 AM - Thu 10 Mar 2022 04:30 PM
760-776 Kingsford Smith Drive, Eagle Farm, QLD, 4009