Standard 11 Surface General Induction Qld

Course Code


Course Name

Standard 11 Surface General Induction Qld

Course Outline

A Standard 11 surface coal mine induction describes that workers are to be formally trained in 6 nationally recognized units of competency from the Certificate 2 in Surface Extraction package.  Workers must obtain a level of safety and emergency skills for the potential hazards and dangers in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry.

Below are the 6 units for S11 Surface Coal Mine Induction they are:

  • RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
  • RIIGV201D Comply with site work processes/procedures
  • RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
  • RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
  • RIIERR205D Apply initial response First Aid
  • RIIERR302D Respond to local emergencies and incidents

Course Length

Please allow 2 days.

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In regards to BMA owned coal mine sites, a bridging program is for people who are about to commence employment or a new contract with the company.  The following units “above” must be completed, then you must complete an “add on” known as Core Induction units to complete a BMA Standard 11.  You will then be an inducted employee or contractor:

Please note: HRW Training does NOT train the following BMA specific core induction subjects below.  They are listed for understanding the course outline only, thank you.
Course Length: 1 day
  • A BMA cultural introduction
  • The BMA Charter, Code of Conduct and Life Saving Rules
  • Introduction to BHP Billiton and the mine to market process
  • Health, safety and environment expectations
  • Workplace hazards, legal obligations, building a safety culture, Fitness for Work
  • BMA Safe, Job Safety Analysis and incident reporting
“On completion of the course, the participant will be issued a Statement of Completion. On return of a completed Workplace Skills Validation from their BMA work site, the participant will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.” – BMA 

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RPL and credit transfer? Only refreshers are available only for this course.


Introduction to the mining industry | Qld Government Legislation | Risk management / mine hazards / JSA | tag out, lock out and isolating procedures | vehicle and machinery interaction procedures / communications | Emergency procedures | Apply First Aid | JSEA | Work site processes


Tag out, lock out and isolating procedures | Apply First Aid / CPR | Fire fighting exercise

Language, Literacy and Numeracy

A satisfactory level of written skills is required from the mine site in order for mine safety documentation / JSA / JSEA to be completed on a daily basis.

Government Notification

N/A for RII Competency courses


Must be physically fit to working on a mine site.

A coal board medical will also be required prior to employment on a coal mine

Prerequisite Information

Must be 18 years of age or older.

Qualification Outcomes

Statement of Atttainment (SOA) from RTO

Wallet sized plastic card / ticket from RTO

Terms And Conditions

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N/A for this course due to industry requirements.

Industry Associations

Coal Mining

Verification of Competency VOC

Refresher only


Please enroll with our RTO training partner.  Enrollment forms can be located in the news and media section or the link above the photo on this course page, thank you.

Could you please bring to class

  • At least  1 form of ID is required.  Examples are Drivers Licence, 18+ card, birth certificate, passport, medicare card, shooters licence, etc
  • And your Unique Student Identification number (USI) See video for further information with this link

Lunch is not provided.  Please bring enough food and water for the day.

What to Wear

Classroom: PPE not required

Smart casual – please to not wear singlets or thongs / sandals.  Always wear enclosed footwear (composite cap or steel toe boots preferred)

Investment to Pathway

Please contact us for pricing.

  • Course materials and Equipment
  • Training and assessment
  • Statement of Attainment (SOA) from RTO (on course completion)
  • Plastic wallet sized card
  • RTO processing fees
  • Excellent service


2 / 20 Montgomery Street, West End
Townsville Qld 4810

Classroom Size

Max 10

Course Delivery

Face to Face in classroom / practical operation under supervision performing a variety of tasks.

Further Information

If you require HRW Training to be in direct contact with you for a course time and date or seeking a course to be tailored and customised for your staff needs, we are flexible and maybe be able to offer a solution.  Please don’t hesitate to contact Tony on 0411 51 41 51 or by email: we will be only to happy to assist you.