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 thirteen (13) units of competency made up of:

nine (9) core units, and

four (4) elective units of which:

one (1) must be chosen from group A, and,

at least one (1) must be chosen from group B, and,

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

up to one (1) may be chosen from a Certificate III, Certificate IV or Diploma 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 RII 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 RIIERR402D

Apply and monitor underground coal mine emergency preparedness and response systems

add topic RIIMCU403D

Apply and monitor the gas management plan

add topic RIIMCU406D

Apply and monitor the inrush management plan

add topic RIIMCU407D

Apply and monitor the strata management plan

add topic RIIMCU408D

Apply the spontaneous combustion management plan

add topic RIIMEX406D

Apply and monitor mine transport system and production equipment

add topic RIIRAI401D

Apply and monitor mine services and infrastructure systems

add topic RIIRIS402D

Carry out the risk management processes

add topic RIIUND401D

Apply and monitor the ventilation management plan


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIBLA202D

Support underground shotfiring operations

add topic RIIBLA302D

Conduct shotfiring operations in underground coal mines

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIMCU303D

Conduct continuous miner operations

add topic RIIMCU304D

Conduct shuttle car operations

add topic RIIMCU305D

Conduct outburst mining operations

add topic RIIMCU306D

Conduct shearer operations

add topic RIIMCU307D

Conduct longwall face equipment operations

add topic RIIMCU401D

Conduct special roadway operations

add topic RIIMCU404D

Apply and monitor the gas drainage management plan

add topic RIIMCU405D

Apply and monitor the outburst management plan

add topic RIIUND304D

Recover equipment

Group C

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBCUS401B

Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

add topic BSBINN301A

Promote innovation in a team environment

add topic BSBLED401A

Develop teams and individuals

add topic BSBMGT401A

Show leadership in the workplace

add topic BSBMGT402A

Implement operational plan

add topic BSBMGT403A

Implement continuous improvement

add topic BSBWHS401A

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

add topic BSBWOR404A

Develop work priorities

add topic RIICOM301D

Communicate information

add topic RIIERR403D

Lead rescue team

add topic RIIRIS403D

Managing and coordinating spill responses

add topic RIIWHS301D

Conduct safety and health investigations

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.