Requirements for completion of the qualification

The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.

Successful completion of nine (9) units of competency made up of:

four (4) core units, and

five (5) elective units of which:

one (1) must be chosen from group A

at least two (2) must be chosen from the group B

up to two (2) may be chosen from group C

up to two (2) may be chosen from group D

up to two (2) may be chosen from Certificate II or Certificate III level from this, or any other Training Package or accredited course

Units chosen must be relevant to the job function.

There are both licensed and non-licensed units of competency relating to high risk work in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. To be appointed under any statutory requirements in related roles, units of competency should be selected to meet the state/territory licensing requirements.

There are no prerequisites to imported units listed in this qualification. Where a unit is imported as an elective care must be taken to ensure that all prerequisites specified are complied with.

Core units of competency

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBSUS201A

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

add topic RIIRIS201D

Conduct local risk control


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIQUA201D

Maintain and monitor site quality standards

add topic RIIGOV201D

Comply with site work processes/procedures

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIERR205D

Apply initial response first aid

add topic RIIERR302D

Respond to local emergencies and incidents

add topic RIIENV202D

Suppress airborne contaminants

add topic RIIMCO202D

Conduct mobile slew conveyor operations

add topic RIIMEX202D

Install open-cut mine ground support

add topic RIIMEX203D

Break oversize rock

add topic RIIMEX204D

Conduct workboat/barge operations

add topic RIIMPO203D

Support bucket wheel system operations

add topic RIIMPO204D

Conduct conveyor shifting dozer operations

add topic RIIMPO205D

Operate roller/compactor

add topic RIIMPO206D

Conduct bulk water truck operations

add topic RIIMPO208D

Operate support equipment

add topic RIIMPO336D

Conduct belly dump truck operations

add topic RIIMPO337D

Conduct articulated truck operations

add topic RIIMPO338D

Conduct rigid haul truck operations

add topic RIIPEO201D

Conduct conveyor operations

add topic RIIPEO202D

Provide deck support for conveyor-car high wall

mining operations

add topic RIIPEO203D

Conduct stacker operations

add topic RIIPEO206D

Lay and recover cables and hoses

add topic RIIPRO201D

Conduct crushing operations

add topic RIIPRO202D

Conduct screening and conveying operations

add topic RIIPRO203D

Operate programmable logic control systems

add topic RIIPRO205D

Conduct blending plant operations

add topic RIISAM202D

Isolate and access plant

add topic RIISAM214D

Provide support to electrical tradesperson

add topic RIISRM302D

Conduct stockpile reclaiming operations

add topic RIIVEH201D

Operate light vehicle

add topic RIIWMG201D

Conduct dewatering activities in surface operations

Group C

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBITU101A

Operate a personal computer

add topic RIIBEF201D

Plan and organise work

add topic RIIBEF202D

Identify and rectify site operating problems

add topic RIIBLA203D

Conduct mobile mixing of explosives

add topic RIIBLA205D

Store, handle and transport explosives

add topic RIICCM208D

Carry out basic levelling

add topic RIIENV201D

Identify and assess environmental and heritage


add topic RIIERR201D

Conduct fire team operations

add topic RIIHAN201D

Operate a forklift

add topic RIIHAN203D

Conduct lifting operations

add topic RIIHAN206D

Transport plant, equipment and personnel

add topic RIIHAN208D

Perform dogging

add topic RIIHAN209D

Perform basic rigging

add topic RIIHAN210D

Perform intermediate rigging operations

add topic RIIHAN211D

Conduct basic scaffolding operations

add topic RIIHAN212D

Conduct non-slewing crane operations

add topic RIIWHS202D

Enter and work in confined spaces

add topic RIIWHS204D

Work safely at heights

add topic RIIRIS202D

Respond to site based spills

add topic RIISAM205D

Cut, weld and bend materials

add topic RIISAM207D

Apply operational maintenance skills

add topic RIISAM208D

Perform plant operational maintenance

add topic RIISAM210D

Remove and fit wheel assemblies

add topic RIISAM211D

Remove, repair and refit tyres and tubes

add topic RIISAM212D

Service mine plant and equipment

add topic RIISAM213D

Position and set up mobile lighting

add topic RIISAM302D

Service and handover plant and machines

add topic RIISTD202D

Collect routine site samples

add topic RIIVEH202D

Operate a medium vehicle

add topic RIIVEH305D

Operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle

add topic AHCNAR201A

Carry out natural area restoration works

add topic AHCSAW201A

Conduct erosion and sediment control activities

add topic AHCNAR303A

Implement revegetation works

add topic AHCSAW301A

Construct conservation earthworks

add topic TLID2022A

Conduct weighbridge operations

Group D

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic CPCCLDG3001A

Licence to perform dogging

add topic CPCCLRG3001A

Licence to perform rigging basic level

add topic CPCCLRG3002A

Licence to perform rigging intermediate level

add topic CPCCLSF2001A

Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level

add topic TLILIC2001A

Licence to operate a forklift truck

add topic TLILIC3006A

Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity)`

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirement for this Qualification.