Generic Induction - Standard 11 Mining Induction
Standard 11 Mining Induction

Course Information

Duration: Generally 2 day face-to-face, classroom-based training.
Training Type: Practical and theory based activities.
Completion: Upon the successful completion of this course (including completion of a skills and experience form with supporting evidence of previous experience, or completion of the Standard 11 log book) a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment is issued.
Validity: 5 years with the option to complete a ‘paid’ refresher course before expiry.
Price: Between $580 and $700

Eligibility: Ability to read and write basic English

About the Standard 11

The Standard 11 is a Queensland workplace health and safety package for the Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII). There are 6 units of study (competency) in the Standard 11, as recognised in the Training in Coal Mines (Qld Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999).

If you’re a process worker, electrician, plumber, fitter, engineer, architect, cleaner, kitchen hand, chef, office and admin staff, driver, labourer, manager etc and part of your job means you have to work on a Queensland coal mine site – you’ll need a Standard 11.

The Standard 11 covers essential safety and procedures training designed to keep you and other workers safe from injury and harm when working on site.

Course Overview

RIIRIS201D – Conduct Local Risk Control
Hazard ID, control and risk assessment and in a mining environment.
RIIERR302D – Respond to Local Emergencies and incidents
Prepare and respond to emergencies in a mine environment.
RIIGOV201D – Comply with Site Work Processes / Procedures
Access and apply site safety procedures, apply personal safety measures, maintain personal well-being, and complete relevant reports and forms.
RIIWHS201D – Work Safely and Follow WHS Policies and Procedures (Requires sign off )
Working safely and follow WHS policies and procedures, accessing and apply site safety procedures; applying personal safety measures and operational safety measures; maintaining personal well being for job; and identifying and reporting incidents.
RIIERR205D – Apply Initial Response First Aid
Assess the situation, apply basic first aid and complete incident reports.
RIICOM201D – Communicate in the Workplace
Identify, access and use work site communication systems and equipment, carry out work related communication, and complete written documentation.

Course Outline

  • General mining overview
  • Legislation
  • General safety
  • Managing workplace hazards
  • Risk management
  • Isolation and tagging procedures
  • Traffic and mobile equipment procedures
  • Emergency procedures
  • Life saving first aid
  • Fire fighting and fire prevention
  • The environment
  • The work process

Completion of the Standard 11 can be credited towards advanced mining training packages such as RII20213 Certificate II in Surface Extraction Operations.

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