The mining supervisors course is designed to provide candidates with the skills and knowledge required to: Apply processes to conduct inspections and identify, analyse, assess risk, recommend treatments, contribute to the implementation of treatments and to monitor risks.
This course meets the requirements for the position of a Supervisor in the Resources Industry as per s.56 of the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 and s.51 of the Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 and are recognised by both Coal Mining Safety and Health Advisory Committee and the Mining Safety and Health Advisory Committee.
Site safety representatives and supervisors who are looking to enhance their safety qualifications and awareness of your legislative obligations of the Queensland Government Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act and Regulation and Coal Mining Safety and Health Act and Regulation as it applies to you, a supervisor.
The supervisors course focuses on:
- the appropriate identification of hazards and analysis of risk
- assessing and identifying unacceptable risk
- selection and implementation of control measures
- use of risk management concepts to effectively supervise workers
Incident investigation focusing on
- evidence gathering
- detailed investigation and reporting
- appropriate analysis of information to identify immediate causes (contributing factors) and underlying (real) causes
- making appropriate recommendations to reduce risk of a recurrence
Communicate information focusing on skills related to
- supervising a team
- Effective communication methods
- delivering a shift meeting or toolbox talk
- negotiating in the workplace