RII20420 Certificate II In Underground Metalliferous Mining

RII20420 Certificate II In Underground Metalliferous Mining

Cert II in UMM

This qualification is only available to participants working on a suitable site. Contact us for an obligation-free proposal on how we can support your on-site training.

On-site delivery

Unit Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals such as entry level operators, working in underground metalliferous mines, who perform a range of mainly routine tasks using limited practical skills and fundamental operational knowledge in a defined context, working under direct supervision.

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Entry Requirements

Above 18 years old. Must be currently working on an underground mine site.

Target Group

This qualification applies to individuals who complete work activities in an underground metalliferous mine.

Number of Participants

Minimum 8 participants.


Four (4) to Five (5) days depending on participant’s experience and class numbers.


Total number of units: 10 
5 core units plus, 5 elective units

BSBSUS211 – Participate in sustainable work practices
RIICOM201E – Communicate in the workplace
RIIQUA201E – Maintain & monitor site quality standards
RIIRIS201E – Conduct local risk control
RIIWHS201E – Work safely and follow WHS policies & procedures

RIIUMM203D – Prepare and perform manual scaling operations
TLILIC0003 – License to operate a forklift truck
RIIVEH203E – Operate a light vehicle underground
BSBPEF201 – Support personal wellbeing in the workplace
RIIWHS204E – Work safely at heights

Each site can select the electives.


Your assessment will be comprised of a number of tasks which will include some of the following;

  • Theory
  • Practical Demonstration


Federal and State Funding may be available to eligible employees for this Qualification.


Nationally Recognised Qualification

If you would like a proposal on how this training may benefit your underground mine site, please contact us today. 


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