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

Total number of units = 13

4 core units plus

9 elective units, of which:

one (1) must be chosen from Group A

at least six (6) must be chosen come from Group B

no more than two (2) may be chosen from Group C

no more than two (2) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.

All elective units selected from outside this qualification must reflect current occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level.

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 RIIENV302D

Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic RIIRIS301D

Apply risk management processes

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIGOV201D

Comply with site work processes/procedures

add topic RIIQUA201D

Maintain and monitor site quality standards

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic FPPSTM320A

Manage steam boiler startup

add topic FPPSTM330A

Shut down and bank steam boiler

add topic PMAOPS246A

Operate separation equipment

add topic PMAOPS307B

Transfer bulk fluids into/out of storage facility

Prerequisite unit: add topic PMAOPS201B Operate fluid flow equipment

add topic PMAOPS330B

Communicate and monitor pipeline activities

add topic MSAPMPER300C

Issue work permits

Prerequisite unit: add topic RIIRIS201B Conduct local risk control

add topic RIICOM301D

Communicate information

add topic RIICOM302D

Communicate workplace information

add topic RIIERR302D

Respond to local emergencies and incidents

add topic RIIHAN311E

Conduct operations with integrated tool carrier

add topic RIIMCP301D

Monitor coal preparation plant operations

add topic RIIMPG301D

Control and monitor automated plant/machinery

add topic RIIMPO304D

Conduct wheel loader operations

add topic RIIMPO305E

Conduct coal stockpile dozer operations

add topic RIIMPO306D

Operate plant/machinery on live stockpiles

add topic RIIMPO308E

Conduct tracked dozer operations

add topic RIIMPO309E

Conduct wheeled dozer operations

add topic RIIMPO310E

Conduct grader operations

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 RIIMPO331D

Conduct stockpile dozer operations

add topic RIIPBE301D

Conduct calcinations activities

add topic RIIPBE302D

Conduct bacterial oxidation

add topic RIIPBE303D

Conduct filtering process

add topic RIIPBE304D

Conduct heavy media separation

add topic RIIPBE305D

Conduct high tension separation

add topic RIIPBE306D

Conduct leaching process

add topic RIIPBE307D

Conduct pressure oxidation

add topic RIIPBE308D

Conduct thickening and clarifying process

add topic RIIPBE309D

Conduct wet gravity separation

add topic RIIPBE310D

Conduct flotation process

add topic RIIPBE311D

Conduct magnetic separation

add topic RIIPBP301D

Process lime products

add topic RIIPBP302D

Control acid plant operations

add topic RIIPEO201D

Conduct conveyor operations

add topic RIIPEO203D

Conduct stacker operations

add topic RIIPEO205D

Conduct ship loading operations

add topic RIIPEO302D

Operate and monitor ore car dumpers

add topic RIIPGP201D

Conduct pump operations

add topic RIIPGP202D

Handle reagents

add topic RIIPGP301D

Conduct drying activities

add topic RIIPGP302D

Monitor and operate auxiliary plant and equipment

add topic RIIPHA301D

Conduct milling/grinding

add topic RIIPHA302D

Operate and monitor filter processes

add topic RIIPRE301D

Conduct electrowinning/electro refining operations

add topic RIIPRE302D

Conduct elution processes

add topic RIIPRE303D

Conduct gold room operations

add topic RIIPRE304D

Monitor casting quality

add topic RIIPRO301D

Conduct crushing and screening plant operations

add topic RIIPRO302D

Perform processing control room operations

add topic RIIPSM301D

Cast a blast furnace

add topic RIIPSM302D

Cast ingots

add topic RIIPSM303D

Operate a blast furnace

add topic RIIPSM304D

Operate furnaces

add topic RIIPSM305D

Operate converters

add topic RIIPSM306D

Supply molten metal and additives to furnaces

add topic RIIPSM307D

Control molten metal in holding furnace/vessel

add topic RIIPSM308D

Monitor and maintain furnace gas efficiency

add topic RIIPSM309D

Monitor and maintain flue gas efficiency

add topic RIISAM202D

Isolate and access plant

add topic RIISRM301D

Blend stockpile materials

add topic RIISRM302D

Conduct stockpile reclaiming operations

add topic RIISRM304D

Maintain stockpiles

add topic RIIWBP203D

Monitor tailings dam environment

add topic RIIWHS301D

Conduct safety and health investigation

add topic RIIWMG302D

Reclaim and treat water system

add topic UEPOPS316B

Operate and monitor boiler steam/water cycle

Group C

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBDIV301

Work effectively with diversity

add topic BSBPUR301

Purchase goods and services

add topic BSBRKG304

Maintain business records

add topic PMAOPS223B

Operate and monitor valve systems

add topic PMAOPS230B

Monitor, operate and maintain pipeline stations and equipment

add topic PMAOPS335A

Conduct pipeline pigging

add topic PMAOPS202B

Operate fluid mixing equipment

add topic PMAOPS205B

Operate heat exchangers

add topic PMAOPS247A

Operate powered separation equipment

add topic PMAOPS208B

Operate chemical separation equipment

add topic MSL943001A

Work safely with instruments that emit ionizing radiation

add topic RIIBLA306D

Conduct accretion firing

add topic RIIERR205D

Apply initial response First Aid

add topic RIIERR301D

Respond to mine incident

add topic RIIERR302D

Respond to local emergencies and incidents

add topic RIIERR303D

Operate in self-contained regenerative oxygen breathing apparatus

add topic RIIERR308D

Extricate and transport people involved in incidents

add topic RIIHAN305D

Operate a gantry or overhead crane

add topic RIIHAN307D

Operate a vehicle loading crane

add topic RIIMCP202D

Conduct rail dispatch operations

add topic RIIMEX203D

Break oversize rock

add topic RIIMPG201D

Connect and disconnect reefer units

add topic RIIMPO206D

Conduct bulk water truck operations

add topic RIIMPO208E

Operate support equipment

add topic RIIPBE201D

Conduct aeration process

add topic RIIPBE202D

Conduct digestion process

add topic RIIPBE203D

Conduct precipitation operations

add topic RIIPBE204D

Conduct reduction process

add topic RIIPBE205D

Conduct roasting operations

add topic RIIPBP202D

Conduct air cleaning activities

add topic RIIPEO201D

Conduct conveyor operations

add topic RIIPEO204D

Conduct shore side mooring operations

add topic RIIPGP201D

Conduct pump operations

add topic RIIPGP202D

Handle reagents

add topic RIIPGP203D

Operate compressors

add topic RIIPGP204D

Carry out bore-field operations

add topic RIIPHA201D

Operate raw material feed systems

add topic RIIPRE201D

Conduct solvent extraction

add topic RIIPRE202D

Prepare and carry out electrolytic cleaning process

add topic RIIPRE203D

Prepare for sintering activities

add topic RIIPRE204D

Sinter materials

add topic RIIPRO202D

Conduct screening and conveying operations

add topic RIIPRO204D

Bulk package and store product

add topic RIIPRO205D

Conduct blending plant operations

add topic RIIPSM201D

Tap furnaces

add topic RIIPSM202D

Prepare for pelletising activities

add topic RIIPSM203D

Produce pellets

add topic RIIRIS202D

Respond to site based spills

add topic RIISAM214D

Provide support to electrical tradesperson

add topic RIISAM301E

Test operational functions of vehicles and equipment

add topic RIISAM304D

Install, commission and maintain major conveyor equipment and systems

add topic RIISAM305D

Repair and splice conveyor belting

add topic RIISTD301D

Take environmental samples and measurements

add topic RIIVEH201D

Operate light vehicle

add topic RIIVEH302D

Operate multi-combination vehicle

add topic RIIVEH305E

Operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle

add topic RIIWBP201D

Treat and dispose of rejects and tailings

add topic RIIWBP202D

Distribute tailings

add topic RIIWBP203D

Monitor tailings dam environment

add topic RIIWHS202D

Enter and work in confined spaces

add topic RIIWHS204D

Work safely at heights

add topic TLIA2009

Complete and check import/export documentation

add topic TLILIC0012A

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

add topic TLILIC3003

Licence to operate a bridge or gantry crane

add topic TLILIC3018B

Licence to drive a multi combination vehicle

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.