Mine Air Quality Technician

This course is designed for those wishing to obtain the skills and knowledge required to assist the appointed Mine Air Quality Officer.
Duration: 3 days
Dates: See below
Location: North Lake
Price: $1,741.50 Member / $1,935 Non-Member

Who is the Mine Air Quality Technician?

The role of the Mine Air Quality Technician is to assist the statutory appointed Mine Air Quality Officer in the collection of contaminant samples, equipment calibration and maintenance and recording and reporting of analysis results.

What will happen during the Mine Air Quality Technician course?

Our comprehensive training program covers all aspects of mine air quality management, including understanding different contaminants, sampling techniques, equipment operation, calibration procedures, and result interpretation. You will receive hands-on training from industry experts, gaining practical experience in the collection and analysis of air samples.

One unique aspect of this course is the emphasis on practical application in the workplace. We understand the importance of real-world implementation, and therefore, participants will be required to provide evidence of their understanding and application of the training in their work environment. This ensures that you can confidently apply your knowledge to address air quality challenges specific to your workplace.

By enrolling in our Mine Air Quality Technician Course, you’ll acquire the skills and expertise sought after by mining companies. Whether you’re starting a new career or seeking to enhance your existing qualifications, this course will set you on the path to success.

Don’t miss this opportunity to become an integral part of the mining industry’s commitment to health and safety. Enrol in our Mine Air Quality Technician course today and make a meaningful impact on the work health and safety of mining personnel and the environment.

Please note: Participants will be required to provide evidence that they have understood the training and have applied it in their workplace. This requirement means that it’s not possible to complete all of the assessment requirements during the face-to-face training.

Name Date Time Location
Mine Air Quality Technician 24 June - 26 June 2024 08:30 am - 04:30 pm North Lake
Mine Air Quality Technician 19 August- 21 August 2024 08:30 am - 04:30 pm North Lake
Mine Air Quality Technician 7 October - 9 October 2024 08:30 am - 04:30 pm North Lake
Mine Air Quality Technician 25 November - 27 November 2024 08:30 am - 04:30 pm North Lake

What will I learn in the Mine Air Quality Technician course?

  • State the roles of the Mining Air Quality Technician
  • Describe the SRS system including legislative requirements and how quotas are established
  • Reference specific mining regulations and Australian Standards that apply to the Mine Air Quality Technician
  • Define the specific requirements of an employer in relation to health surveillance on mining operations
  • Explain the legislative framework applying to hazardous substances in the mining industry and implications for the Mining Air Quality Officer
  • Describe pathways of exposure to hazardous substances and the potential health effects
  • Interpret results in accordance with exposure standards in order to determine legislative compliance
  • Discuss the need for collection of accurate atmospheric contaminant data and apply appropriate methodology for recording and reporting of results
  • Apply appropriate sampling techniques
  • Explain the characteristics of different types of atmospheric contaminants, legislative requirements and monitoring methods
  • Calibrate sampling instrumentation in accordance with relevant standards or manufacturer’s requirements and accurately record results

On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate of attendance.

Are there any special requirements for the Mine Air Quality Technician course?

  • Participants are required to wear a collared or polo shirt
  • Participants are required to provide a laptop and will be given a USB in order to complete the assessment.
  • Participants are encouraged to bring their own air pump as used in their workplace
  • Participants will be given a two-month timeframe after attending the course to complete the assessment.
Student TypePrice
Member$1,741.50
Non-Member$1,935

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