RIIWHS201E – Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
RIIERR205D – Apply initial response first aid
RIIGOV201E – Comply with site work processes/procedures
RIIRIS201E – Conduct local risk control
RIICOM201E – Communicate in the workplace
RIIERR302E – Respond to local emergencies and incidents


Course outline and delivery information


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The Standard 11 course is designed to resource workers with core risk assessment and safety skills required to operate safely on mine sites. The Standard 11 Induction covers workers’ health and safety requirements to be inducted onto Queensland Surface Coal and Metalliferous mining sites. The course meets all the requirements for Recognised Standard 11 training set by the Queensland Mining Safety Inspectorate. It includes the 6 nationally recognised units of competency required to meet the training needs of Standard 11 for induction.

The training can be delivered face to face or via a blended delivery. and typically takes a maximum of 16 hours to complete depending on group size and experience, to complete the training, and onsite supervisor verification.

Sheer Workplace Training is responsible for the quality of the training plan and assessment and will be issuing the statement of attainments for this unit, RTO number 45597.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course; however, participants will need to demonstrate sufficient English language, literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to operate successfully and complete this course. There are no prerequisite, entry, work-placement, licensing, certification or pre course study requirements for this course.

Personal safety clothing must be provided by the student and worn during training. Sheer Workplace Training facility will provide additional safety equipment which must be worn throughout the practical aspect of the training.

Participants must be at least 17 years of age at the commencement of this course.

Physical Requirements

It is important to note that there are physical standards which relate to the level of performance required when undertaking accredited training. There can be no exceptions to these Australian Government requirements that are clearly written into the Training Package.

Therefore, students who are unable to satisfy the physical requirements of the course cannot be deemed competent or issued with a statement of attainment, even if the qualification is a necessary part of their employment conditions.

The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) has developed a fact sheet to allow you to be fully informed about your decision to enrol in a course of study. We recommend reading this information prior to enrolling.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the entry requirements please call 07 3901 0804

Course fees
  • Course fees are payable before completion of the course. Discounts can be applied for group bookings.

  • Course fees will be communicated to you prior to confirmation of enrolment.

Pre-course study
  • Students can obtain a training handbook which includes pre training reading via email or collection prior to training.

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

Completing any vocational education course in Australia, it is a requirement for you to obtain and supply a USI. This is obtainable from usi.gov.au if a USI is not supplied and verified with usi.gov.au a certificate cannot be issued to you.

Training and Assessment

Training will cover:

  • Introduction
  • Relevant Australian Standards, Legislation and Regulations

  • OH&S policy

  • Codes of Practice

  • Work requirements, safety information and procedures

  • Site hazards and risks

  • Responding to emergencies and incidents

  • Initial First aid procedures

  • Statement of attainments issued by RTO 45597

Course Pre-requisites:
  • Read and write English to a basic level

  • Have the necessary health and fitness to carry out the tasks safely

Qualification and Certification:
  • Successful attendees will receive a statement of attainment for Standard 11 course with the 6 units of competency

  • Written Assessment

  • Practical Assessment

  • 2 day for training and assessment

The simulated assessment environments will reflect the real-life working environment where these skills and knowledge would be performed, with all the relevant equipment and resources of that working environment. Skills must be demonstrated by the student working individually in an environment that provides realistic in-depth, industry-validated scenarios and simulations to assess students’ skills and knowledge.



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