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Emergency Preparedness – Underground

July 29 @ 8:00 am - August 2 @ 3:00 pm

$1990

Education and Training | Training Categories | EPRU – Emergency Preparedness - Underground

Introduction

This course develops your competency and confidence to prepare for and manage all aspects of an emergency situation in an underground coal mine.

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for mining officials, senior management and control room operators who may have a role in emergency management of an underground coal mine. This may include individuals who are involved in incident management or sitting for Undermanager or Manager statutory tickets.

What you will learn
  • Effective coordination while participating in an incident management team
  • Development, implementation and maintenance of an underground coal mine Emergency Management System
  • Development of incident management procedures relative to your workplace
  • How to monitor a developing situation
  • How to determine appropriate intervention control techniques to respond to an emergency situation
  • Mines Rescue team deployment
Credential issued

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the following units:

  • RIIERR501E Implement underground coal mine emergency preparedness and response systems
  • RIIERR602E Establish and maintain underground coal mine emergency preparedness and response system

These units contribute to the completion of the RII50920 Diploma of Underground Coal Mining Management and the RII60320 Advanced Diploma of Underground Coal Mining Management.

Course delivery

This course is delivered through classroom-based training, desktop scenarios and practical exercises.

Assessment includes written, oral and practical tests.

Duration

Five days

Entry requirements
  • There are no formal pre-requisites for this course.
  • It is expected that you have experience working in an underground coal mine environment.
  • This course is based on an Advanced Diploma qualification. You should have appropriate literacy and numeracy skills to manage course work, activities and assessments.
Other information

What we include:

  • Lunch
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Additional PPE specific to your training

What you need to bring:

  • Fully enclosed footwear
  • Unique Student Identifier (USI) number 
  • A copy of your mine’s Emergency Management System for use during the course

Upcoming workshops

Please note: credit card payment is required at the time of enrolment. For alternative payment options, please contact the Mines Rescue station directly.

All LocationsGunnedahNewcastleSouthernHunter ValleyMoolarbenWestern
Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
Emergency Preparedness - Underground 29 July - 2 August 2024 08:00 am - 03:00 pm Newcastle Mines Rescue Station 10 $1,990.00
There are currently no dates available for this course.
Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
Emergency Preparedness - Underground 29 July - 2 August 2024 08:00 am - 03:00 pm Newcastle Mines Rescue Station 10 $1,990.00
There are currently no dates available for this course.
There are currently no dates available for this course.
There are currently no dates available for this course.
There are currently no dates available for this course.

Students Under 18

If you are under the age of 18 we require your parent or guardian to sign your Student Enrolment Form. Please contact a Mines Rescue Station directly to enquire or enrol your course.

Visa Holders

Mines Rescue is not CRICOS (Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students) registered. If you are visiting Australia and hold a visa, please contact Mines Rescue directly prior to enrolling into any of our courses.

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Student handbook and recognition of prior learning

Please read the Student Handbook for Terms and Conditions, including payment and refund policies.
If you believe you may already hold some of the knowledge and/or experience for this course, you may be eligible to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Please read our RPL/Credit Transfer Handbook or speak with Mines Rescue prior to enrolment.
Mines Rescue is committed to handling any student complaints or appeals in a fair and timely manner. Please refer to our Complaints and Assessment Appeals Policy for more information.

About Mines Rescue

Mines Rescue has nearly 100 years’ experience assisting the mining industry to manage risk and operate safely.
Mines Rescue is a Registered Training Organisation offering training programs that have been developed by mining and emergency response professionals with national qualifications.
Mines Rescue Pty Limited RTO ID 90508.

Details

Start:
July 29 @ 8:00 am
End:
August 2 @ 3:00 pm
Cost:
$1990
Event Category:

Venue

Newcastle Mines Rescue Station
533 Lake Road
ARGENTON, NSW 2284 Australia