RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control

Information about the course:

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to conduct local risk control in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.

This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Target audience:

Those who are working in a mine rescue unit working as part of an Emergency Rescue Team.

Award issued:

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for: 

  • RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control

Course duration:

  • Full course: 4 hours face-to-face training

Pre course study options:

There is no pre-course study for this course.

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RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control - How will I be assessed for this course?

The following assessment tasks are required for this course:

  • Theory Questions consisting of multiple choice and short answer questions
  • Simulated Practical Scenarios

RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control - Where can I find the training package?

You can find a copy of the training package here

RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control - What skills and knowledge will I get from this course?

Performance Evidence

  • locate and apply relevant documentation, policies and procedures
  •  works effectively with others to undertake and complete conducting of local risk control including:
  1. communicating clearly and concisely with others to receive and clarify treatment information
  2. communicating clearly and concisely the likelihood and consequence of an identified risk
  • demonstrates completion of conducting local risk control that safely, effectively and efficiently meets all of the required outcomes on more than one (1) occasion including:
  1.  identifying ‘unacceptable risk’ using the acceptability/unacceptability criteria
  2. working with others to determine risk controls
  3. assessing and determining consequence and likelihood of potential risk
  4. controlling risk by selecting and implementing most appropriate treatment
  5. reporting written information about risk assessment and treatment implementation

 Knowledge Evidence

  • accessing, interpreting and applying the organisation and site requirements and procedures for:
  1. organisation risk management policy, procedure requirements
  2. conducting worksite risk management procedures
  3. conducting and maintaining worksite communication, reporting and recording procedures
  • identifying and assessing hazards, risks, acceptability of risks and controls
  • reading, preparing and using worksite safety systems information