Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response and Rescue

Baseline Training Pty Ltd

This qualification is part of the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. It reflects the role of response and rescue team members who work in a mine site or a construction site, who perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education. Prerequisite units may apply to some electives.


16 units: 4 core; 12 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Provide first aid; Conduct local risk control; Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures; Communicate in the workplace. Electives: Maintain and monitor site quality standards; Provide advanced first aid; Work effectively with diversity; Provide support for rescue operations; Develop incident containment tactics; Extricate and transport people involved in incidents; plus more.

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Established in 2009, Baseline Training is an accredited training company that provides vital learning resources to workers across Australia. We specialise in real, relevant workplace training by industry experts and veterans. As part of the Corporate Protection Australia Group (CPA Group), our trainers are fully qualified, ASQA compliant and up-to-date in all areas we deliver training.

Our aim is to educate workers so they can return home safe and sound at the end of the working day. We help our students develop the right attitude towards their workplace – and when there are risks and occasional dangers we’re presented with in our variety of industries, it’s imperative that we do this for each and every employee. We ensure that our clients and students have the skills and knowledge they need to minimise risk on any jobsite. We aim to boost students’ confidence, encourage long-term competency and develop their skills throughout their career.


Our workplace trainers have decades of combined real-life experience on all kinds of worksites. In addition, our trainers spend time within industry each year to update and maintain their knowledge. Their theoretical expertise will bolster your training experience, and provide you with the professional perspective you need to take your practice to the next level. Take your renewed knowledge back with you to the workplace and maximise the safety and efficiency of what you do.


Accidents happen, but they are still avoidable. With the knowledge, experience and expertise of our trainers, Baseline Training is able to fully prepare you for any emergency situations or dangerous incidents that can occur in the workplace. Baseline can equip you with all the knowledge and training you need to obtain your high risk work license, whether that is conducting the training in your workplace or face-to-face on one of our campuses. 


Here at Baseline Training, we’re committed to improving industry standards. We do this by identifying the skills and educational resources our clients need the most, and consulting with industry leaders on a regular basis.

We deliver training courses and qualifications that meet up-to-date industry expectations and requirements, and we also manage training content for high-profile clients.


Our courses are contextualised to suit the needs of workers in a competitive contemporary workplace. We pride ourselves on our ability to give workers the tools they need to make their working environment safer, more professional and more productive. Browse through our exhaustive range of workplace training options below:

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