Certificate II In Underground Metalliferous Mining

Certificate II In Underground Metalliferous Mining - RII20415

This program 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 employees such as production operators in an underground metalliferous mine, who perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications in a varied work context, using some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

Entry Requirements

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

Target Group

This unit 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

BSBSUS201 – Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
RIICOM201D – Communicate in the workplace
RIIQUA201D – Maintain & monitor site quality standards
RIIRIS201D – Conduct local risk control
RIIWHS201D – Work safely and follow WHS policies & procedures

RIIUMM203D – Prepare and perform manual scaling operations
RIIMEX302D – Assess ground conditions
RIIVEH203D – Operate light vehicle underground
BSBWOR203B – Work effectively with others
RIIWHS204D – 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

Funding Opportunities

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. 


(08) 9221 1803 OR 1300 354 309

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