Certificate III in

Emergency Response & Rescue

(Formally Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response & Rescue)


Qualification Overview

This qualification reflects the role of rescue and response team members who are required to respond to emergencies in surface or underground mines or on construction sites, undertake search and rescue, operate breathing apparatus and handle hazardous materials and/or highly dangerous situations.

LRM deliver this qualification over 15 days in actual industrial environments utilising industry best practice methodologies, state of the art equipment and Trainers who are current industry professionals.

Please note that if you have already completed individual units, you will not be required to attend each day reducing your overall course duration and investment.



HLTAID003  Provide First Aid


On successful completion of training, participants will be awarded the following nationally recognised qualification:

  • RII30719 Certificate III in Emergency Response & Rescue

Your qualification will include the following nationally accredited units of competence (15):

  • RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace

  • RIIGOV201D Comply with site work processes/procedures

  • RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

  • RIIERR205D Apply initial response first aid

  • RIIERR302D Respond to local emergencies and incidents

  • RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control

  • PUAFIR207B Operate breathing apparatus

  • PUAFIR320 Render hazardous materials incidents safe

  • PUAFIR308B Employ personal protection at a hazardous materials incident

  • PUASAR025A Undertake confined space rescue

  • PUAFIR316 Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident

  • PUASAR024A Undertake road crash rescue

  • PUASAR032A Undertake vertical rescue

  • RIIRIS301D Apply risk management processes

  • PUAEQU001B Prepare, maintain and test response equipment


$5,650 per participant (GST not applicable)


Please note that if you already hold one or more units (obtained within the last 3 years), LRM will provide a direct credit towards your qualification at no additional cost. This will reduce your total investment further together with the course duration. 

We welcome the opportunity to exceed your expectations!