Diploma of Surface Operations Management

Box Hill Institute, TAFE VIC

This qualification is part of the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. It reflects the role of mine managers in an open cut coal or metalliferous mine or a quarry, who perform tasks involving a high level of autonomy and requiring the application of significant judgement in planning and determining the selection of equipment, roles and techniques for themselves and others. They are required to demonstrate the application of a broad range of technical, managerial, coordination and planning skills and implement safety management plans.

Course Fee:

Australian: $4,900

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


13 units: 2 core; 11 electives

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Identify, implement and maintain legal compliance requirements; Implement and maintain management systems to control risk. Electives: Implement and maintain environmental management plan; Apply and monitor systems and methods of surface coal mining; Manage dredging operations; Implement and monitor health and hygiene management systems; Develop, implement and maintain process control systems; Implement and maintain the site plant, equipment and infrastructure maintenance plan; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 02411J

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For more than 90 years, Box Hill Institute has provided collaborative and creative approaches to education and training.

Box Hill Institute's focus is on delivering employment focused courses and work ready graduates that are equipped with the skills required to succeed.

Box Hill Institute is one the largest providers in Victoria with more than 16,000 enrolments each year. The Institute delivers around 720 courses across 523 qualifications - including many delivered internationally and within industry - covering a range of short courses, certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and degrees, graduate certificates and master programs. Pathway options with partner universities are also available.

Box Hill Institute has three campuses located in Victoria which includes Box Hill, Melbourne City and Lilydale.

All campuses are within a few minutes' walk to shops, cafes, restaurants and public transport. Box Hill Central is the local public transport hub and is serviced by regular trains, trams and buses.

International students are an important part of the vibrant, diverse community. Students from more than 50 countries have studied at Box Hill Institute, side by side with local and other international students. Box Hill Institute was awarded International Vocational Training Provider of the Year 2015, the Award reinforcing the Institute's international education provider standing.

Fee help and payment plans are available for eligible students.

RTO: 4687

Provider CRICOS: 02411J

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