BG4 Underground Search and Rescue Closed Circuit BA


Training Plan
BG4 Underground Search and Rescue Closed Circuit BA (3)
BG4 KALGOORLIE 17-21.06.24: 17-06-2024 to 21-06-2024 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Apply

This course reflects the participants' skills and knowledge to operate in a self-contained regenerative oxygen breathing apparatus, respond to mine incidents, establish and operate from a fresh air base, to conduct underground searches, and covers the preparation and minor servicing of equipment used to respond to emergency situations.


The purpose of this course is to provide course participants with the necessary skills for safe and effective operation and care of self-contained oxygen breathing apparatus used by rescue team personnel working in irrespirable atmospheres. It covers the testing and operation of the breathing apparatus by working rescue team members and procedures for use.

Payment Plan
Payment Amount Paid By Upfront
Course Price: ***Payment is required to secure your booking, please contact our office*** $2250.00 Individual/Employer Yes
Note: All payments are represented in Australian dollars
Career Pathways

These units of competency form part of the core and elective units needed to complete RII30719 - Certificate III in Emergency Response and Rescue.


The course will be conducted over 5 days on site.

Entry Requirements

Photo ID must be presented on arrival at the training premises.

Face must be clean shaven to ensure an adequate seal with the BA face mask.

Language, literacy and numeracy requirements from the unit are:
- Writing is required to the level of completing written assessments.
- Numeracy is required to enable the determination of similar activities.

Participants are required to hold a current unrestricted "C" Class driver’s licence, the ability to drive a manual vehicle and meet the national vision standards requirements for that State's Legislation, with or without corrective lenses.

Qualification Requirements

RIIERR303E - Operate in Self-Contained Regenerative Oxygen Breathing Apparatus - (This unit is delivered in conjunction with this course)

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions, equipment demonstrations and practical exercises.
While the training for the enrolled units is delivered concurrently, each Unit of Competency is assessed as a discrete unit.
Participants who are deemed competent will receive a Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment issued by RIKLAN Emergency Management Services (RTO 51994) under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced Emergency Services Trainer/Assessor with strong knowledge of relevant Legislation, Australian Standards and Codes of Practice.

Materials or Equipment Required

Participants must wear long pants, long sleeve shirts and steel cap boots.


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.

Units of Competence
RIIERR301E Respond to work site incidents
PMAWHS211 Prepare equipment for emergency response
RIIERR303E Operate in self-contained regenerative oxygen breathing apparatus
RIIERR306E Conduct underground searches
RIIERR309D Establish and operate from fresh air base