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 two (2) must be chosen from Group B

no more than four (4) may be chosen from Group C

no more than one (1) may be chosen from Group D

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 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 BSBSUS301

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic RIICOM301D

Communicate information

add topic RIIGOV401D

Apply, monitor and report on compliance systems

add topic RIIRIS401D

Apply site risk management system


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBWHS401

Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements

add topic RIIWHS402D

Examine and maintain mine safety

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIBLA401D

Manage blasting operations

add topic RIIBHD401D

Supervise blast hole drilling operations

add topic RIICAR401D

Supervise rehabilitation operations

add topic RIIERR302D

Respond to local emergencies and incidents

add topic RIIERR401D

Apply and monitor surface operations emergency preparedness and response systems

add topic RIIMEX401D

Apply pit plan

add topic RIIMEX402D

Supervise dredging operations

add topic RIIMEX404D

Apply and monitor systems for stable mining

add topic RIIMEX405D

Apply and monitor systems and methods of surface coal mining

add topic RIIMPO401D

Supervise mobile plant operations

add topic RIIMPO403D

Monitor the interaction of heavy and light vehicles and mining equipment

add topic RIIPRO401D

Supervise processing operations

add topic RIIPRO402D

Supervise recycled materials operations

add topic RIIRAI401D

Apply and monitor mine services and infrastructure systems

add topic RIIRAI402D

Apply and monitor site plant and resource management plan

add topic RIISRM401D

Apply and monitor the site stockpile management plan

add topic RIIWBP401D

Apply and monitor site waste and by-products management plan

add topic RIIWMG401D

Apply and monitor the site water management plan

Group C

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBCUS401

Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

add topic BSBFIA402

Report on financial activity

add topic BSBINM401

Implement workplace information system

add topic BSBLED401

Develop teams and individuals

add topic BSBMGT401

Show leadership in the workplace

add topic BSBMGT402

Implement operational plan

add topic BSBSMB402

Plan small business finances

add topic BSBSMB403

Market the small business

add topic BSBSMB404

Undertake small business planning

add topic BSBWOR404

Develop work priorities

add topic ICTICT308

Use advanced features of computer applications

add topic RIIBLA301D

Conduct surface shotfiring operations

add topic RIIBLA308D

Conduct electronic blasting operations

add topic RIIBLA402D

Monitor and control the effects of blasting on the environment

add topic RIICCR401D

Develop and maintain positive community relations

add topic RIIENV401D

Supervise dust and noise control

add topic RIIERR201D

Conduct fire team operations

add topic RIIERR301D

Respond to mine incident

add topic RIIERR310D

Provide support for rescue operations

add topic RIIERR403D

Lead rescue team

add topic RIILAT402D

Provide supervision in the leadership of diverse work teams

add topic RIIQUA401D

Apply quality management system on site

add topic RIIRIS301D

Apply risk management processes

add topic RIIRIS403D

Managing and coordinating spill responses

add topic RIISAM401D

Apply site plant, equipment and infrastructure maintenance management plan

add topic RIISAM402D

Supervise operation of electrical equipment and installations

add topic RIISAM403D

Commission/recommission plant

add topic RIIWHS301D

Conduct safety and health investigations

add topic RIIWHS401D

Supervise work in confined spaces

add topic TAEASS301B

Contribute to assessment

add topic TAEASS401B

Plan assessment activities and processes

add topic TAEASS402B

Assess competence

add topic TAEASS403B

Participate in assessment validation

add topic TAEDEL301A

Provide work skill instruction

Group D

Unit code

Unit title

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic RIIERR205D

Apply initial response First Aid

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.