S123/g189 Mining Supervisor REFRESHER Course

Our S123/G189 Refresher Course has been developed  to meet the Mining Legislation requirement that mining competencies be refreshed at least every 5 years. 

Our S123/G189 refresher course is 100% online, allowing you to work through the course content and refresh your knowledge self paced, at anytime! 

The S1,2,3/ G1,8,9 Mining Supervisor Course is a requirement for mining supervisors working in the Queensland mining industry. 

The S1,2,3/ G1,8,9 Mining Supervisor 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. 

Mining Legislation requires that mining competencies be refreshed at least every 5 years. 

This course comprises of three units of competency which have been specified by the Coal and Metalliferous Mining Safety and Health Advisory Boards for any person authorised to supervise workers on a mine.

This course will refresh supervisors knowledge of:   communicating information, applying risk management processes and conducting safety and health investigations. 

To qualify for this Refresher Course, students are required to provide a notarised copy of their existing qualification/ statement of attainment which has been issued within the last 5 years.  

The refresher course requires you to undertake a knowledge test to prove your currency. Your practical skills will be assessed by your ‘industry currency’ that you submit in your enrolment form. If you have no qualtifiable proof of working in the mining industry within the past 6 months you will be asked to to complete the S123/ G189 full course, which includes both online and face to face components.

Depending on your existing skills and knowledge, your knowledge assessment for the refresher course can take between one hour and 8 hours (depending on how much time you invest in reading the learning content). 


The S1,2,3/ G1,8,9 Mining Supervisor Course includes:

  • RIIWHS301E Conduct safety and health investigations
    This unit will give you the knowledge and confidence to conduct safety and health investigations in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries. If you’re working in or looking to move into technical or specialist roles, this qualification is essential. (referred to as S2 or G8)
  • RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processes
    This unit is about developing the skills and knowledge required to apply risk management processes in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries. This qualification is appropriate for those working in operational or supervisory roles. (referred to as  S1 or G1)
  • RIICOM301E Communicate information
    Being a great communicator is essential to get things done in the workplace. Learning how to be a great communicator will make your job easier, especially when you’re working with teams. 

$250