Certificate II in Surface Extraction Operations

National ID: RII20215
State ID: AZC3
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE

Training Package Version: Release 2.0

Are you currently working in the mining industry but don't hold any formal qualifications? Are you currently working in any of the following roles?

  • Open cut driller
  • Open cut shot firer
  • Open cut mobile plant operator
  • Pit technician
  • Dewaterer, and
  • Mobile crushing plant operator.

Specialising in RPL

If you have had one to three years experience in any of these positions, we can offer you a nationally recognised, formal qualification through either work place assessment or recognition of prior learning (RPL). All of this is carried out on site. Yes, we come to you and it all happens in your workplace with a minimal amount of work on your part!

What's the point of holding a formal qualification? A formal qualification gives you a competitive advantage over others in the industry. Once you gain a formal qualification, your career opportunities are broadened. Formal qualifications give you more opportunities including changing companies/sites for a better roster or better camp, chance to make more money, wider employment opportunities, opportunity for promotion / change within company, an exit strategy - transfer your skills to another industry area.

VET Student Loans

This course IS NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Course description

Training Package Version: Release 2.0

Are you currently working in the mining industry but don't hold any formal qualifications? Are you currently working in any of the following roles?

  • Open cut driller
  • Open cut shot firer
  • Open cut mobile plant operator
  • Pit technician
  • Dewaterer, and
  • Mobile crushing plant operator.

Specialising in RPL

If you have had one to three years experience in any of these positions, we can offer you a nationally recognised, formal qualification through either work place assessment or recognition of prior learning (RPL). All of this is carried out on site. Yes, we come to you and it all happens in your workplace with a minimal amount of work on your part!

What's the point of holding a formal qualification? A formal qualification gives you a competitive advantage over others in the industry. Once you gain a formal qualification, your career opportunities are broadened. Formal qualifications give you more opportunities including changing companies/sites for a better roster or better camp, chance to make more money, wider employment opportunities, opportunity for promotion / change within company, an exit strategy - transfer your skills to another industry area.

VET Student Loans

This course IS NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
Fairbridge Western Australia Incorporated

Course description

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Get your mining career off the ground

This course will give you a solid foundation to workas an operator on sites such as a quarry or an open cut metalliferous mine, undertaking a prescribed range of tasks involving known routines and procedures, and taking some responsibility for the quality of work outcomes.

You will need to be working as a mine operator on a mine site to be able to complete this qualification.

Gain these skills
  • Maintain and monitor site quality standards
  • Position and set up mobile lighting
  • Undertake conveyor and crushing processes
  • Operate light vehicles
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Comfortable working in a physical environment
  • Enjoy practical/manual activities
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to adhere to strict safety requirements

Course description

Get your mining career off the ground

This course will give you a solid foundation to workas an operator on sites such as a quarry or an open cut metalliferous mine, undertaking a prescribed range of tasks involving known routines and procedures, and taking some responsibility for the quality of work outcomes.

You will need to be working as a mine operator on a mine site to be able to complete this qualification.

Gain these skills
  • Maintain and monitor site quality standards
  • Position and set up mobile lighting
  • Undertake conveyor and crushing processes
  • Operate light vehicles
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Comfortable working in a physical environment
  • Enjoy practical/manual activities
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to adhere to strict safety requirements

Campus locations

Course page link