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Mining Safery Course, Mining Induction training course. iMINCO

Mining Induction (inc S11)

The Standard 11 induction is the entry point to your mining career. You won’t be able to step onto a mine site (QLD) without it.

The 2 day course is designed to give you the best chance at kick starting your mining career and covers;Occupational health and safety issues, emergency escape procedures, first aid, training and assessment, record keeping, hazard management, risk assessment, record keeping, reporting, competency standards compliance, site standard procedures, fire fighting theory, working around vehicles and machinery, communications, team operations, introduction to mining terminology, isolation and tagging and atmosphere testing.

You also qualify for the unique post training job support which is absolutely FREE.

iMINCO Dump Truck CAT 773 and mining training courses. Learn to drive a CAT 773 dump truck. Real mining experience, day and night driving on a real mine site.Read more information on how dump truck training can help you

Dump Truck Training

Driving a dump truck on a mine is a great entry job that provides a fantastic job with big salaries. Our dump truck training will teach you necessary skills to be able to safely operate a haul truck on a mine site.

The intensive 5 day course is nationally recognised and gives you certification that can improve your chances of getting a haul truck driver job.Unlike any other course in Australia, we conduct our course on a real mine site, in various conditions (day and night), which gives you the kind of experience employers are looking for.

Mining Induction Standard 11 Refresher Course

Read more information on how dump truck training can help you If you have a valid mining (coal surface) passport, a mine specific induction card or a non-recognised mining induction card that has been issued within the past 2 years you can make the transition to the Standard 11 requirements.If your induction card has expired for 6 months or over, the full Standard 11 Generic Induction must be taken.

Mining Machinery Ticket Courses

There are many mining courses  you can do to get your machinery tickets or RII Competencies, which will improve your chances of getting a job in the mines operating heavy machinery.

You can also have civil tickets transferred to black coal competencies. These machinery courses such as Dozer, Front End Loader, Grader, Skid Steer, Forklift will give you a wider range of jobs to apply for.

Read more about upgrading your machinery tickets by clicking on the machine name above.

Mining Machinery Combination Courses

You now have the opportunity chance to save big $$$ by taking a combination of courses, all held at the same venue. Typical combinations are: Dump Truck + Mining Induction + Light Vehicle Course (4WD) + Cert II in Surface Extractions; Water Truck + Dump Truck + Mining Induction + Light Vehicle Course (4WD) + Cert II in Surface Extractions.

Combination mining machinery and theory courses are designed to get your skills honed in a mine-like environment so you get the total mining experience, preparing you for your future career in the mining and resource sector.

Machinery operator skills are also in high demand in the CSG-LNG industry.

Coal Board Medical

Although it is not a course the Coal Board Medical is usually required when starting work in the mining industry.

It is essentially a medical assessment health check. Mining employers would require you to successfully pass the coal board medical before you are given your offer of employment.

If you have a reasonable level of health you should be OK to pass the medical

Certificate IV in Occupational Health & Safety

Certificate IV in Work Health & Safety

After completing this qualification, you will be able to work as a Work Health and Safety Officer, responsible for the organisation of safety and health functions within a mining or civil workplace.

The course is delivered on-line so you can do it as your own pace, as well as face-to-face in a classroom.

Mine Site Safety Supervisor

Mine Site Safety Supervisor G1, G8, G9 (Formerly S1, S2, S3)

This is a popular mining course for people who are currently working in a mining job. The Mine Site Safety Supervisor G1, G8, G9 course emphasises safety management and legal responsibilities regarding OH&S and mining legislation.

Completing this course from home or whilst you are on-site; this online course teaches you how to identify,  isolate and minimise and ultimately manage risk in the workplace.

This is a unique and cost-effective way to boost your career options in the industry. If you’re tired of the same mining job and are looking to move into management. For a few $100, this is the best investment you will ever make. Take your mining career to a new level and increase your earning capacity today.

You can realistically complete this course in a few days.

As iMINCO is an information provider and not an RTO, we utilise the extensive training and industry experience of Industry Pathways (NPN: 32513), who are a leading provider of mining training.