Certificate II In Underground Metalliferous Mining


Certificate II In
Underground Metalliferous Mining

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.

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Course Overview

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

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.

Modes of Delivery

On-site delivery.

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. 

  • Email: enquiries@pivot.edu.au
  • Call us: (08) 9221 1803 OR 1300 354 309
  • Visit: Our office (Level 1,231 Adelaide Terrace Perth)
  • Website: www.pivot.edu.au

Course Brochure

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