G1,8,9/S1,2,3 Mining Supervisors Course

G1, G8, G9 (S1, 2, 3)

The G1,8,9 Mining Supervisor Training Course is a requirement for mining supervisors working in the Queensland mining industry.

Course Overview

(also referred to as Supervisor Course S1, S2, S3)

This course fulfils the requirements as stipulated by the Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 (QLD) and the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 (QLD) for those who hold the role of a supervisor or a site safety and health representative.

This course covers

  • G1 – RIIRIS301D – Apply Risk Management Processes
  • G8 – RIIWHS301D – Conduct Safety and Health Investigations
  • G9 – RIICOM301D – Communicate Information

On successful completion of the course, students will hold the necessary skills and knowledge to perform in the position of a supervisor.

This is specifically designed to help supervisors, union representatives, safety committee members and assistant safety officers who manage work health and safety hazards. This course has an online theory component so you can start any time (with full online and telephone support).

Your practical can be completed at any of the Civil Safety high risk facilities throughout Queensland

Course Content:

Identify and explain WHS legislative requirements;

                • Application of the processes and tasks to conduct OHS inspections and to identify, analyse, assess risks, recommend treatment, contribute to implementation of treatments and to monitor risks;
                • Preparation, testing and documentation of site working instructions or equivalent;
                • 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;
                • Identification and documentation of courses of action to resolve and/or prevent re-occurrence of the issues or problems;
                • Effectively communicate information with other persons in the mining and resource industry; verbally and in writing. This includes report form, participating in meetings, making presentations and participating in operational level negotiations.

Course Outcomes:

Upon completion, you will be able to:

                • Conduct inspections
                • Understand risk management concepts and be able to perform risk assessments in accordance with the hierarchy or control
                • Develop site working instructions
                • Identification and documentation of courses of action to resolve and/or prevent re-occurrence of the issues or problems
                • Conduct incident investigations
                • Understand appropriate methods of communication

On successful completion of the course, students will hold the necessary skills and knowledge to perform in the position of a supervisor within the mining industry.

Valid for 5 Years (refreshers are available)

Your Training Options

The G189 theory component can be completed online. All theory learning material is provided in a downloadable format (PDF) so that you can study and refresh your knowledge. When you are ready to take your assessment just log back on and complete your online assessment. The G189 Mining Supervisor Training Course includes a practical training assessment which must be done at a Civil Safety High Risk Training facility. Please contact Civil Safety prior to enrolment to ensure that we have a Civil Safety High Risk Training facility near you. Call or email us now to find out availability, dates and pricing!

Study Options

  • Blended
  • Night course options (subject to minimum numbers)
  • We can come to you
  • Group bookings
  • Bundle packages available
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