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RII30719 Certificate III in Emergency Response and Rescue

Formerly known as Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response and Rescue

RII30719 Certificate III in Emergency Response and Rescue course is a nationally accredited course that is designed to provide students with the essential knowledge and skills to allow them to operate safely within emergency services, across a variety of industries.

This qualification is to provide training for those who will fulfil the role of fire, rescue and response team members who are trained to respond to emergencies, undertake search and rescue, operate breathing apparatus and deal with hazardous and/or highly dangerous situations in a team environment, who perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve the application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

A typical learner will be someone working or with previous work history in Mining and/or Emergency services sectors.

Provider of Training and Assessment

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Queensland Training and Development Pty Ltd RTO 32238” by Safe Act Pty Ltd

Important information prior to enrolment

Unit(s) Being Delivered

The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. This certificate will be issued by Queensland Training and Development Pty Ltd RTO 32238;

RII30719 Certificate III in Emergency Response and Rescue

It made up of 5 Core Units and 9 Elective Units

5 Core Units

9 elective units, of which:
at least one (1) must be chosen from Group A
at least five (5) must be chosen from Group B, of which at least two (2) must be coded RIIERR
at least one (1) must be chosen from Group C
up to two (2) may be chosen from the electives listed below, elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.
Group A

Group B

Group c

*Note these unit, prerequisite unit requirements

Course Location

This course will be delivered

Entry Requirments

An individual undertaking this course will need to demonstrate the following to be eligible for entry:

  • The ability to read and write basic English and interpret workplace documentation, policies and procedures
  • The ability to communicate and use appropriate language and non-verbal features to provide support, give instructions or request information
  • Have basic computer skills to prepare and deliver a presentation/ graphical report using a clear and concise structure and format.

Additionally, students must have the physical capacity to be able to demonstrate removing a casualty in a vertically  and confined space from an emergency situation where there may be a risk to life

Course Duration

Face to Face this course runs over a number of weeks depending on the experience of the student – full face to face course

Course Fees and Payments

  • Please refer to our booking calendar for individual course fees.
  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook.
  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.

Assessment Requirements

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

Certificate Renewal Requirements

No industry recommended renewal is identified on the certificate, employers are recommended to consult with stakeholders to identify appropriate training periods.

Learning Rights, Responsibilities and Support, including Complaints

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Queensland Training and Development Pty Ltd RTO 32238. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website qtad.com.au (https://qtad.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/9.1-Student-information-guide-v1a.pdf) for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Work Placement Arrangements

No work placement will be required as part of this course.

Upcoming Courses

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Safe Act Pty Ltd delivers this nationally recognised training in partnership with, and under the auspices of, Queensland Training and Development Pty Ltd RTO 32238.

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This qualification reflects the role of response and rescue team members who work in a mine site or a construction site, who perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

This is the most sought after and recognised qualification for emergency response operatives (ERT’s) in Australia. This qualification reflects the role of emergency response and rescue team members working in the resources and infrastructure industries. It is designed for team members who perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications in a wide variety of contexts, which involve some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services, or contingency measures. This course is designed to develop the skills of any persons wishing to excel in an Emergency Response Team (ERT) role. It is ideal for team members working within the mining, resources, and construction industries.

This course is delivered by both theoretical and practical components and the units are taught by our expert trainers who have current and up to date experience with the fire and emergency response and rescue industry.  

RII30719 Certificate III in Emergency Response and Rescue gives the skills and knowledge to effectively work as in an Emergency Response Team