Who should attend
This course is for people working in the mining industry or regulatory authorities. It is targeted at individuals who are not human factors specialists but whose work involves:
- supervising, managing or overseeing workers involved in hazardous operations
- identifying or addressing workplace hazards
- investigating workplace incidents
- providing safety advice
- participation in equipment procurement processes.
There are no entry requirements for this course.
What you'll learn
This course will equip participants to:
- Appreciate the contribution that human-centred design can make at all stages of the equipment life cycle.
- Better understand key human factors considerations relevant to mining equipment design, operation and maintenance.
- Participate more effectively in human-centred design activities.
- Identify potential human factors issues in the workplace.
- Better understand the human aspects of automation.
- Make better procurement decisions by considering the right issues and asking suppliers the right questions.
This is an in-person course that will require roughly 40 hours to complete.
- 2 day workshop
- Plus 25 hours of independent study
You will need to complete two assessments:
- A multiple-choice quiz on Day 2 of the workshop.
- An analysis of human factors in your organisation. This will take about 20 hours over four weeks following the workshop.
Certification and accreditation
Students who successfully complete the course will receive a Certificate of Completion to verify their skills and achievements.
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|Individual international (GST not payable)
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Sir James Foots Building (#47A)
Corner of College Rd and Staff House Rd, The University of Queensland
Room 470, Level 4 Seminar Room
St Lucia, QLD, 4067