Introduction

Jump the queue for a mining apprenticeship

In this course you will learn how a mine works, equipment on a mine site, what trades are available, the dangers of mining, rosters, shift work, fatigue management along with resume tips, interview preparedness and most importantly "what to do next" in your quest for a mining career.
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Course Curriculum (12

  • 1

    Course Instructions

  • 2

    Mining In Australia

    • What is mining

    • Types of metals/minerals/energy resources mined in an open-cut

    • Three basic steps to material removal - Example below is coal removal through open cut method

    • Heavy mobile equipment - Opencut mining

    • Mining Tutorial

    • Coal mine quiz

  • 3

    Mining Trades

    • Common Trades/Apprenticeships In Open Cut Mining

    • Glencore Apprenticeships

  • 4

    Policies and Procedures, rosters and fatigue Management

    • Fatigue management

    • Rosters worked across Australia

    • Hazards in mining

    • Policies And Procedures

    • Equipment Inspections

    • Mine vehicle safety

    • Questions on policies and procedures, fatigue management and rosters

  • 5

    Resume Tips

    • Introduction

    • Resume tips to help you land that interview

    • Job Application Scinario

    • Quiz

  • 6

    Job Search Preparation

    • Common criteria companies ask for

    • Seek Tutorial

  • 7

    The Interview

    • Before your Interview

    • Interview Questions

  • 8

    What to do next

    • Get mine ready

Instructor

Manager

Justin Kavanagh

A devoted family man and mining enthusiast, Justin started his operational mining career in 2005. Still to this day he is gobsmacked by the size of the equipment and enjoys operating them when he can get away from projects and business. Justin has a passion for helping both people within the industry and from outside. He himself was once that person looking for an opportunity to work within the mining industry.

Apprenticeship Information - Mining

  • BHP to create 3500 apprenticeships

    BHP will fund 3500 new apprenticeship and training positions to support employment, business opportunities and skills development in the mining, equipment, technology and services (METS) sector

  • Glencore

    Glencore Coal Assets Australia four-year Apprenticeship Program will enable you to develop your skills, gain experience and expand your knowledge with new challenges and opportunities along the way.

  • Fortescue Metal Group

    Fortescue apprentices have the opportunity to grow their skills and knowledge during a four-year structured program that includes on the job training and a range of classroom TAFE and offsite development, which leads to a nationally recognised trade qualification.

  • Federal Government

    The federal government will pay half the wage for any new apprentice hired for up to 100,000 positions, in a $1.2 billion injection into the skills sector.

Checklist

  • Are you thinking of a trade?

  • Do you want to know more about mining careers??

  • Is mining something that interests you?

  • Do you want to spend hours upon hours researching mining apprenticeships to get nowhere?

WHY NOW

Act today and set up tomorrow

Getting a start in the mining industry more often than not comes down to selection criteria, knowledge and timing. And then when the time is right, there are massive queues and it all becomes somewhat of a rush. Let us help you get mine ready now, jump the queue for when it's "go time" and prepare you for the interview that will change your life.
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