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Generic Induction (GI) - Standard 11 Compliant

Nationally recognised units of competency
RIIWHS201D, RIIERR205D, RIIGOV201D, RIIRIS201D, RIICOM201D, RIIERR302D

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Provides both experienced and inexperienced workers with a pathway from which they can enter the mining industry in Australia.

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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Mon, Feb 18, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Thu, Feb 21, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Tue, Feb 26, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Thu, Feb 28, 2019 (7:30am)
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Redlands - Cleveland (Marine Rescue Raby Bay) Mon, Mar 04, 2019 (7:30am)
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Gladstone Thu, Mar 07, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Thu, Mar 07, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, Mar 11, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Mon, Mar 18, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Thu, Mar 21, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, Mar 25, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Thu, Mar 28, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, Apr 01, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Thu, Apr 04, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Mon, Apr 08, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, Apr 15, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Tue, Apr 23, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, Apr 29, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Thu, May 02, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Tue, May 07, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, May 13, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Thu, May 16, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Mon, May 20, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Thu, May 23, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Tue, May 28, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Thu, May 30, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, Jun 03, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Thu, Jun 06, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, Jun 10, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Thu, Jun 13, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Mon, Jun 17, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Murarrie Thu, Jun 20, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Mon, Jun 24, 2019 (7:30am)
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Brisbane - Chandler (Sleeman Sports Complex) Thu, Jun 27, 2019 (7:30am)
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Course Details

Certification

This GI Course provides both experienced and inexperienced workers with a pathway from which they can enter the mining industry in Australia. GI is the new Generic Induction (GI) course for anyone working in Queensland in the coal mining industry. The GI Programme provides training and assessment for the Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII) Units of Competency which are specified in Recognised Standard 11, Training in Coal Mines (Qld Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999). The units of competency within this course can be used towards completion of more advanced courses such as RII20213 Certificate II in Surface Extraction Operations or RII30713 Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response and Rescue if required.

The GI program is the most universally accepted induction program in Australian mining. However, individuals and contractors should confirm induction requirements with the site they will be working on before attending an induction to ensure the process aligns with site processes and is recognised by site.

The GI program that we offer is the industry-recognised Energy Skills Queensland (ESQ) GI Safety Induction. Each participant that is deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment from Pinnacle Safety and Training (RTO 40496) and the ESQ GI SkillPASS Card.

National units of competency

  • RIIWHS201D - Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
  • RIIERR205D - Apply initial response first aid.
  • RIIGOV201D - Comply with site work processes/procedures
  • RIIRIS201D - Conduct local risk control.
  • RIICOM201D - Communicate in the workplace
  • RIIERR302D - Respond to local emergencies and incidents

Course Duration

2 days face-to-face course conducted at our purpose-built training facility in Brisbane, Gladstone, Sydney or Melbourne.

Price

  • $649.00 pp for public courses
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Course Overview

The GI Coal Surface course (sometimes referred to as ‘GIQ’ or ‘Standard 11’) is a necessity for any individual working in the Queensland coal mining industry. This course replaces the previous GIQ course and is in accordance with the recognised Standard 11 for training in coal mines, as set by the Queensland Mining Safety Inspectorate.

The purpose of this course is to introduce participants to the following components of the mining industry:

  • General mining overview
  • Legislation
  • General safety
  • Managing workplace hazards
  • Risk management
  • Isolation and tagging procedures
  • Traffic and mobile equipment procedures
  • Emergency procedures
  • Life saving first aid
  • Fire fighting and fire prevention
  • The environment
  • The work process.

Course Outline

Course Modules

RIIWHS201D - Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

RIIERR205D - Apply initial response first aid
Assess the situation, apply basic first aid and complete incident reports

RIIGOV201D - Comply with site work processes/procedures
Access and apply site safety procedures, apply personal safety measures, maintain personal wellbeing, and complete site related forms and reports

RIIRIS201D - Conduct local risk control
Hazard ID, risk assessment and control in a mine environment

RIICOM201D - Communicate in the workplace
Identify, access and use site communication equipment and systems, carry out work related communication, and complete written documentation

RIIERR302D - Respond to local emergencies and incidents
Prepare and respond to emergencies in a mine environment

Students gain first-hand experience from our instructors with extensive industry expertise and work through a series of real life scenarios.

Assessment

At the end of the two day course, participants who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment and GI Passport.

Course Validity

The refresher period for the GI coal course is five years. This means individuals can refresh their induction at the discretion of mining companies, within a five year period.

Course Inclusions

  • All training material
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Equipment/PPE
  • Each participant that is deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment and the ESQ GI SkillPASS Card.

Each Trainee Must Provide

  • Transport
  • Lunch
  • Long sleeves, pants, closed in footwear - this is required to complete the practical components on day 2.

It was a very full-on two days doing the Generic Induction (mining S11) course. The instructor, Sam knew her topics very well and provided additional information which was very informative. The practical elements were excellent to learn from too.

Mark D. - Brisbane, QLD

Generic Induction

David had a great knowledge base and made the content actually interesting to learn.

Mitchell R. - Brisbane, QLD

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