Escape hazardous situations unaided


This unit covers escaping from hazardous situation unaided in the underground mining industries. It includes: assessing and withdrawing from hazardous situations; evacuating to fresh air; reporting and debriefing.

Course Overview

This Escape hazardous situations unaided Course unit is appropriate for those working in operational, service and maintenance roles, in underground mines, within:
– Coal mining
– Metalliferous mining

Mining underground is a hazardous occupation. It is vital that you know how to best deal with situations that you may encounter.

Elements covered in this course are:

1. Plan and prepare for escaping from hazardous situations unaided
2. Assess and withdraw from hazardous situation
3. Evacuate to fresh air
4. Participate in post-incident debrief


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Nominal (supervised) hours represent the supervised structured learning and assessment activity required to sufficiently address the content of each course (acknowledging that progress can vary between learners).

This course has nationally agreed nominal hours of 40.

The volume of learning identifies the duration of all activities required to achieve the learning outcomes of the course, including all training and learning activities such as guided learning, individual study, learning activities in the workplace and assessment activities.

The time taken to complete this course may vary due to contributing factors such as previous experience.


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