S123 Supervisor Refresher Training

This refresher training 1 day course is for supervisors in mining & construction industries. It provides students with the opportunity to refresh the knowledge & skills required to manage work groups in relation to risk management, incident investigations & quality communications. The Supervisor Training Program course is a requirement under Qld Coal Mining Act & Regulations for people who manage others & for elected Health Safety Representatives. These 3 units form part of RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations

Location188 East Street, Rockhampton or Location by request

Course ScheduleMonthly - 1 day (See calendar for details)

Delivery ModeFace to Face (max 12 participants)

Course Times7:30am - 4:00pm (approx 8 hours)

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of this training course, candidates will be issued with a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment.

Refresher Details:

Candidates may be required to complete refresher training every five (5) years from date of course completion, if working on a coal mine site. Candidates may also be required to complete this refresher training earlier to comply with any site compliances.

The units of competency issued upon successfully completing this program are:

  • RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processes
  • RIIWHS301E Conduct safety and health investigations
  • RIICOM301E Communicate Information

Candidates will have acquired the skills and knowledge to enable them to undertake the role of and perform the duties and position requirements of a Safety & Health Representative as detailed in the Coal Mining Safety & Health Act 1999 and the Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999.

This training program includes the following units of competencies:

  • RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processes
  • RIIWHS301E Conduct safety and health investigations
  • RIICOM301E Communicate Information

S1) RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processes
This unit covers the application of the processes and tasks to conduct inspections and to identify analyse, assess risks, recommend treatment, and contribute to implementation of treatments and to monitor risks. It also covers participation in the preparation, testing and documentation of safe working instructions or equivalent.

S2) RIIWHS301E Conduct safety and health investigations
This unit covers the application of safety and health investigative processes at the operational level including the identification and collection of evidence, the analysis of evidence to identify the reasons for and results of the occurrence or situations, and the identification and documentation of courses of action to resolve and/or prevent re-occurrence of the issues or problems.

S3) RIICOM301E Communicate Information
This unit covers the function required to effectively communicate information with other persons in the mining industry. This includes communicating verbally, communicating in written and report form, participating in meetings, making presentations, and participating in operational level negotiations.

Day 1 –  Theory and Practical Assessment covering all 3 units.

Note: this is a refresher program only – you must have previously held the S123 RII units in order to enrol.

New Horizons Safety & Training Services recognises that whilst there is a standard set of learning outcomes for this course, the context and environment in which the learning is applied is varied. We will always customise the course to suit your unique workplace requirements. Please ask our staff about alternate training and assessment strategies that can be designed should you have prior experience or knowledge including but not limited to change in course days, disability options, LLN support where applicable, credit transfer/RPL and in house one on one where possible.

Course Pre-Requisites

  • Must have previously held an S123 (RII) units of competency and show currency via third party report.
  • Photo identification to be provided on the day your program commences.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy

This training program requires reading, writing and numeracy skills.
Prior to enrolling please contact New Horizons Safety and Training Services to discuss our support services if required.

Your Rights and Responsibilities

It is a requirement of the Australian Skills and Qualification Authority (ASQA) that students be made aware of their rights and responsibilities prior to enrolling into any of our training courses at New Horizons Safety and Training Services.
Your rights and responsibilities can be found in our Participant Information Handbook.

Learners will be required to provide their Unique Student Identifier prior to the commencement of the course (usi.gov.au to register)

Recognised Prior Learning (RPL)

If you feel you have the required skills, past experience or qualifications that should be recognised as part of this program, then please mention this to our friendly staff to discuss your options

Credit Transfer

Credit Transfer is a process that provides students with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for units/qualifications that can be identified as equivalent in content. Please discuss this option upon enrolment if you feel your learning outcome can be matched with a current unit or qualification you may already hold

Study Pathways

Further study pathways applicable to participants whom have completed the S123 units, is that of the RIIRIS402D Carry Out the Risk Management Processes (G2) course. This course is essentially an extension of the S123 units of competency, as it relates to the facilitation of risk management in the resource and civil construction industry.

This information is a generic recommendation of related study options, if you are unsure of your training requirements, please contact your potential or current employer. For further information, or advice, please contact our friendly staff on 07 4927 0666 or via email at admin@nhst.com.au


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  1. EFT/Direct Deposit/Cash/Credit Card
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188 East Street, Rockhampton Qld 4700
PO Box 9938, Frenchville Qld 4701

Ph: (07) 4927 0666 | Fax: (07) 4927 0699

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