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 ten (10) units of competency made up of:

five (5) core units, and

five (5) elective units of which:

at least four (4) must be chosen from the group A and/or group B

up to one (1) may be chosen from group C

up to one (1) 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 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 RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

add topic RIIERR203D

Escape from hazardous situation unaided

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedues

add topic RIIGOV201D

Comply with site work processes/procedures

add topic RIIRIS201D

Conduct local risk control


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIERR205D

Apply initial response first aid

add topic RIIMCU201D

Operate power tram

add topic RIIMCU202D

Conduct tracked vehicle/plant operations

add topic RIIMCU203D

Conduct wheeled vehicle operations (non-articulated)

add topic RIIMCU204D

Conduct wheeled vehicle operations (articulated)

add topic RIIMCU205D

Conduct rotational drilling

add topic RIIMCU206D

Install, maintain and recover gas drainage systems

add topic RIIMCU207D

Install, maintain and recover electrical services

add topic RIIMCU208D

Conduct basic strata control operations

add topic RIIMCU209D

Conduct roadway maintenance

add topic RIIMCU210D

Conduct stonedusting operations

add topic RIIMCU211D

Install and maintain explosion barriers

add topic RIIMCU212D

Construct and maintain basic ventilation devices

add topic RIIMCU213D

Conduct feeder breaker operations

add topic RIIMCU214D

Conduct face ventilation operations

add topic RIIMCU215D

Operate longwall ancillary equipment

add topic RIIMCU216D

Maintain lamp cabin operations

add topic RIIMCU402D

Apply spontaneous combustion management measures

add topic RIIMPO208D

Operate support equipment

add topic RIIMPO307D

Conduct wheel grader operations in underground mines

add topic RIINHB304D

Conduct air drilling

add topic RIIPEO202D

Provide deck support for conveyor-car high wall mining operations

add topic RIIPEO208D

Extend, retract and maintain conveyor componentry

add topic RIIUND201D

Install, maintain and recover reticulation systems

add topic RIIUND206D

Install hand held underground ground support

add topic RIIUND207D

Conduct underground lifting operations

add topic RIIUND208D

Conduct skip operations

add topic RIIUND209D

Operate automated winder

add topic RIIUND301D

Operate manual winder

add topic RIIUND302D

Conduct cage operations

add topic RIIUND303D

Operate winder for shaft sinking

add topic RIIWMG202D

Conduct dewatering activities in underground mining operations

Group B

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 CPCCLSF3001A

Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding intermediate level

add topic TLILIC2001A

Licence to operate a forklift truck

add topic TLILIC2005A

License to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 meters or more)

add topic TLILIC3003A

Licence to operate a bridge and gantry crane

add topic TLILIC3006A

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

add topic TLILIC0012A

Licence to operate a vehicle loading crane (capacity 10 metre tonnes and above)

Group C

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBITU101A

Operate a personal computer

add topic BSBPUR301B

Purchase goods and services

add topic BSBSUS201A

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic ICAICT308A

Use advanced features of computer applications

add topic RIIBLA202D

Support underground shotfiring operations

add topic RIIERR201D

Conduct fire team operations

add topic RIIERR204D

Provide aided rescue to endangered personnel

add topic RIIERR302D

Respond to local emergencies and incidents

add topic RIIHAN201D

Operate a forklift

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 RIIHAN301D

Operate elevating work platform

add topic RIIHAN302D

Conduct intermediate scaffolding operations

add topic RIIHAN305D

Operate a gantry or overhead crane

add topic RIIHAN307D

Operate a vehicle loading crane

add topic RIIWHS203D

Maintain amenities

add topic RIIQUA201D

Maintain and monitor site quality standards

add topic RIISAM205D

Cut, weld and bend materials

add topic RIISAM207D

Apply operational maintenance skills

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 RIISAM214D

Provide support to electrical tradesperson

add topic RIISAM301D

Test operational functions of vehicles and equipment

add topic RIISAM311D

Maintain winder equipment

add topic RIISAM312D

Inspect and maintain shafts and structures

add topic RIISAM313D

Monitor, inspect and service ropes and attachments

add topic RIIRIS202D

Respond to site based spills

add topic RIIVEH201D

Operate light vehicle

add topic RIIVEH202D

Operate a medium vehicle

add topic RIIVEH301D

Conduct rail haulage operations

Subject lists

Certificate II in Underground Coal Mining 9aea2
Units: RIIERR205D
Certificate II in Underground Coal Mining 9aea2
Units: RIIERR205D, TLILIC2001A

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.