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:

two (2) core units, and

eleven (11) elective units of which:

at least four (4) must be chosen from group A

up to five (5) may be chosen from group B

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

Units chosen must be relevant to the job function.

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 RIIGOV501D

Identify, implement and maintain legal compliance requirements

add topic RIIRIS501D

Implement and maintain management systems to control risk


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIENV501D

Implement and maintain environmental management plan

add topic RIIERR503D

Implement emergency preparedness and response systems

add topic RIIMEX405D

Apply and monitor systems and methods of surface coal mining

add topic RIIMEX501D

Implement pit plan

add topic RIIMEX502D

Implement systems and methods of mining

add topic RIIMEX503D

Manage dredging operations

add topic RIIMPO502D

Manage the interaction of heavy and light vehicles and mining equipment

add topic RIIMPO503D

Manage laser levelling of operating plant

add topic RIIWHS404D

Implement and monitor health and hygiene management systems

add topic RIIPRO501D

Implement site processing plant operations

add topic RIIPRO502D

Develop, implement and maintain process control systems

add topic RIIRAI501D

Implement mine transport systems and production equipment

add topic RIIRAI502D

Implement site plant and resource management plan

add topic RIIRAI503D

Implement site services and infrastructure systems

add topic RIIRAI504D

Select and install surface plant and equipment

add topic RIIRAI506D

Implement, monitor, rectify and report on inventory control system

add topic RIIRAI508D

Implement mine services systems

add topic RIIRAI509D

Implement mine fixed plant and infrastructure systems

add topic RIISDM501D

Conduct mine surveying operations

add topic RIISRM501D

Implement the stockpile management plan

add topic RIISRM502D

Design stockpile formations and reclaiming systems

add topic RIIWBP501D

Implement site waste and by-product management plan

add topic RIIWBP502D

Plan and monitor recycled material operations

add topic RIIWMG501D

Implement the site water management plan

add topic RIIRIS402D

Carry out the risk management processes

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBCUS501C

Manage quality customer service

add topic BSBFIM501A

Manage budgets and financial plans

add topic BSBINM501A

Manage an information or knowledge management system

add topic BSBLED501A

Develop a workplace learning environment

add topic BSBMGT515A

Manage operational plan

add topic BSBMGT516C

Facilitate continuous improvement

add topic BSBWHS401A

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

add topic BSBWHS501A

Ensure a safe workplace

add topic BSBSMB402A

Plan small business finances

add topic BSBWOR501B

Manage personal work priorities and professional development

add topic BSBWOR502B

Ensure team effectiveness

add topic RIIBHD501D

Manage blast hole drilling operations

add topic RIIBLA301D

Conduct surface shotfiring operations

add topic RIIBLA601D

Design surface blasts

add topic RIICCR501D

Conduct sales in construction materials operations

add topic RIICOM301D

Communicate information

add topic RIIENV502D

Undertake process or project environmental impact assessment

add topic RIIERR504D

Manage major incidents and emergencies

add topic RIIGOV401D

Apply, monitor and report on compliance systems

add topic RIIWHS301D

Conduct safety and health investigations

add topic RIIPRM501D

Implement, monitor, rectify and report on contracts

add topic RIIRIS403D

Manage and coordinate spill response

add topic RIISAM501D

Implement and maintain the site plant, equipment and infrastructure maintenance plan

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.