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WHS Refresher – Half Day

31 May 2024 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

$253

Education and Training | Training Categories | UGR – WHS Refresher - Half Day

Introduction

This course refreshes your knowledge in a variety of subjects such as principal hazards, isolation, hazard and risk identification, and other relevant WHS matters within the NSW coal mining industry  

Who Should Attend?

Experienced individuals who require refresher training to meet site requirements.

Refresher options

Mines Rescue has a range of refresher options for experienced individuals, please refer to the entry requirements and the related course options below.

Mines Rescue strongly suggests confirming specific requirements with your employer and/or site prior to booking.

What you will learn
  • Principal hazard awareness
  • Risk and Isolation procedures
  • Firefighting techniques and procedures
Credential issued

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded:

  • Mines Rescue - Self-Escape Card

This card may be required for site access, please confirm directly with your site for their requirements.

Course delivery

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

Assessment includes written, oral and practical tests.

Duration

Half day

Entry requirements
  • You must have successfully completed sufficient WHS training within eighteen (18) months of the course date.
  • When booking this course, you will be asked to provide evidence that you have completed the above training (e.g. your Self-Escape Card eighteen (18) months of the course date.
  • Please refer to the entry requirements document for more information.
  • If you are unsure if you are eligible for this course, please call your local Mines Rescue station for more information.
Other Information

The WHS refresher is offered at Newcastle and Hunter Valley

What we include:

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

What you need to bring:

  • Fully enclosed footwear

Refresher:

Mines Rescue recommends refresher training be completed annually.

Related courses
Self-Escape Refresher - Half Day

For students requiring six-monthly self-escape training only.

Self-Escape Refresher (including OSCSR) - Half Day

For students requiring six-monthly self-escape and three-yearly oxygen generating self-contained self-rescuer (OSCSR) training.

Generic Underground Refresher (including OSCSR) - Full Day

For individuals requiring self-escape training, three-yearly oxygen-generating self-contained self-rescuer (OSCSR) training and the WHS refresher.

Generic Underground Refresher - Full Day

For individuals requiring both self-escape training and the WHS refresher.

Ulan West Self-Escape Training

For individuals who require site-specific Ulan West self-escape system training.
Please note: students may also need to book an additional refresher to meet industry requirements.

Site Specific Training

Please contact your local station directly to discuss site specific training.

Self-Escape Induction and Self-Escape Induction (including OSCSR)

For experienced individuals who do not meet the entry requirements for the self-escape refresher.

Generic Underground Induction

For individuals new to industry or returning after an extended period.

Organisational Bookings

For organisations looking to book a course at Newcastle on behalf of a student, please download the booking form and submit to [email protected]
Booking confirmation is subject to availability, entry requirements being met and payment for non-account customers.
For booking forms for Hunter Valley, Lithgow, Moolarben, Southern and Gunnedah please contact the stations directly.


Please note: Due to the high volume of bookings, the below availability is indicative only, as it is dependent on processing times. 

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
WHS Refresher - Half Day 31 May 2024 10:30 am - 02:30 pm Newcastle Mines Rescue Station 10 $253.00
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Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
WHS Refresher - Half Day 31 May 2024 10:30 am - 02:30 pm Newcastle Mines Rescue Station 10 $253.00
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

Date:
31 May 2024
Time:
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$253
Event Category:

Venue

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