This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as an operator on sites such as an open cut coal mine, a quarry or an open cut metalliferous mine, undertaking a prescribed range of tasks involving known routines and procedures, and taking some responsibility for the quality of work outcomes.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this qualification can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the qualification.
Units of competency included:
BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
RIIGOV201D Comply with site work processes/procedures
RIIERR205D Apply initial response first aid
RIISAM202D Isolate and access plant
RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces
RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
Variations can be made to this qualification however an additional cost may occur for selected units of competency.
RPL process may be available to eligible trainees.