Certificate I in Resources and Infrastructure Operations

Jobs and Skills WA: Resources and mining courses
Kickstart your career in the exciting resources industry!

If you fancy a future in Australia's exciting resources industry, the Certificate I in Resources and Infrastructure Operations is the perfect course to get you job ready!

This qualification will set you up for entry level roles in the resources and mining sector. You'll get an overview of the industry and the occupations it offers, and gain essential skills and knowledge such as how to work safely; plan and organise your work; communicate with your co-workers and supervisors; work as part of a team; operate machines and vehicles; carry out accurate measurements and use standard tools — you’ll also have a qualification that is recognised by employers all over Australia.

With so many career opportunities available, this is the industry to be in!

Aboriginal school-based traineeship (ABST)
Apprenticeship or Traineeship
Industry: Engineering and Mining
National course code: RII10115 | WA State ID: AZC0

Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course

To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.

If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.

You will learn how to plan and organise work in the industry, develop skills in workplace communication, gain an understanding of workplace health and safety requirements, and learn how to carry out basic on-the-job tasks.

Throughout this course, you will complete a number of practical construction projects to demonstrate your skills and knowledge.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.


Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia Campus
Pundulmurra Campus
Tom Price Campus
Wyndham Campus

Choose a private training provider that delivers this course

This course is available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are also funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider's website for further information about the course and how to enrol.

The qualification is an introductory qualification and is designed to raise awareness of the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.

This Certificate I in Resources and Infrastructure Operations is a pathway qualification. There are no specific job outcomes, however; it will prepare an individual in successfully undertaking a Certificate II and III from the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package.

This certificate allows individuals to develop basic functional skills and knowledge to prepare for work in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries. The range of technical skills and knowledge is limited.

 This qualification can be delivered as a traineeship, Priority industry training or participation program within the metro or remote area.

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The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.