The IQA has referral partnerships in place with Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) delivering the following accredited courses.
Through these partnerships the IQA is supporting access to full qualifications or units of competency. The IQA can provide advice on the requirements in each state regarding the required accredited training for quarry manager competencies.
**Please note: the IQA is not an RTO.
Diploma of Surface Operations Management
The RII50115 Diploma of Surface Operations Management is aimed at managers responsible for operations of an open cut coal, above ground metalliferous mine or quarry. To achieve the qualification, you must complete a total of thirteen (13) units of competency, which is made up of:
- 2 core units
- 11 elective units
Certificate IV in Surface Extraction Operations
The RII40120 Certificate IV in Surface Extraction Operations is aimed at upskilling employees wanting to move into qualified management roles that require the Cert IV qualification. To achieve this qualification, you must complete a total of thirteen (13) units, which is made up of:
- 4 core units
- 9 elective units
Certificate III in Extraction Operations
The RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations is aimed at operators working in the quarrying, mining, and resource sectors. The course covers a broad range of skills such as; risk assessment, workplace health and safety, machine competencies, environmental issues and machine maintenance. To achieve the qualification, you must complete a total of thirteen (13) units which is made up of:
- 3 core units
- 10 elective units
If you would like any more information on any of these accredited courses in surface extraction, please contact the IQA via email [email protected]