Newcastle Rescue & Consultancy Pty Ltd provide the qualification for Certificate III in Mines Emergency Response and Rescue. This qualification reflects the role of response and rescue team members who work in a mine site or on a construction site.
People performing rescue roles may be required to exercise some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment and services when deal with contingencies.
The course is delivered by training professionals who are experienced emergency services personnel and can be tailored to meet specific workplace requirements.
The course will cover the following areas;
- Techniques and Procedures
- Preparing and Using Rescue Equipment
- Operating Open Circuit Self-contained Breathing Apparatus
- Fire Team Operations
- Risk Management
- Confined Space Rescue
- Road Crash Rescue
- Vertical Rescue
- Safe Work Practices
- First Aid
- Communicate in the Workplace
- Support for Rescue Operations
Upcoming Courses for Mines Emergency Response and RescueTrainingThere are no upcoming scheduled courses for Mines Emergency Response and Rescue Training. Please contact us to find out if we can arrange a custom course for you
Units of Competency
- HLTAID003 Provide first aid
- RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
- RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
- RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
- PMAOHS211B Prepare equipment for emergency response
- PUAFIR207B Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
- PUAFIR316 Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident
- PUASAR024A Undertake road crash rescue
- RIIERR201A Conduct fire team operations
- RIIERR302D Respond to local emergencies and incidents
- RIIERR304A Control emergencies and critical situations
- RIIGOV201D Comply with site work processes/procedures
- RIIERR310A Provide support for rescue operations
- RIIRIS301D Apply risk management processes
- PUASAR025A Undertake confined space rescue
- PUASAR032A Undertake vertical rescue
Certain units of competencies will have pre-requites to complete before enrolling in the Certificate III.
Duration of Course
Maximum 6 months (dependant on availability of learners).
Training is delivered Face to Face. All training handouts supplied. Training is to be completed on client’s equipped site.
Participants are to provide their own workplace appropriate gloves.
Participants are to wear comfortable clothing and closed in shoes.
Participants will complete theory based assessments and practical based assessments for each unit to determine their competence.
On successful completion of the Certificate III qualification, participants will be issued with a Nationally Recognised Certificate stating the units of competency completed that form this qualification.
Recognition of Prior Learning
All participants are offered the opportunity to apply for RPL. Please refer to the Student Handbook (located in resources) or phone 1300 356 686 for the procedure of how to apply.
From 1st January 2015, it is a requirement when enrolling in a Nationally Recognised training course to have a Unique Student Identifier Number (USI). Certifications cannot be issued until the USI number has been provided and verified.