About iMINCO - iMINCO Mining Training Information

About iMINCO

We assist workers to prepare themselves to get a job in the mines. We develop and train skilled workers to meet the increased demands for trade labour in the Australian Mining Industry

Our Role

To equip and assist workers to help them gain employment within the Australian Mining Industry

Our Vision

To continue to build a database of skilled workers to cater for the increased demands for trade labour in the Australian Mining Industry and create opportunities for them through education and accreditation

Our Goal

To support the Federal Government by supplying capable, qualified workers to fulfill jobs in the Mining Industry in Australia

iMINCO in the News

Fraser Coast Chronicle Mining ArticleCairns Post Mining Article 20th January 2012






My Story

I started this site to giveyou the best information and informyou of the best training courses available.The website will show youwhat you need to do and how to better position yourself and give you every chanceof securing a job in the mining industry.

You canfind outwhat mining courses you need to do to work in the QLD mines. Courses thatcould helpyou stand out from the other candidates.You willfind out which ones are important and which ones are not so important at different stages.You will also be able to distinguish which mining sites are a scam

You will get a fair idea what it is like working in the mines from different sections of my website orby getting our free MINING Project News alerts.

The industry is now stronger than ever and has built itself back to a position that will remain strong for the next 25 years.

I have gathered a team of experienced professionals and partnered with training companies who can help you to prepare yourself so you can apply to any potential employer in the mining industry with confidence.

I hope that you will find my site helpful and be able to position yourself to get the job in the mines that you want.

Pete Evans
Managing Director

iMINCO Mining Jobs

Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.

The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.

The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)

Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.

RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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