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Practising certificates

The Resources Regulator administers practising certificates to ensure NSW mining professionals in safety-critical roles have the necessary current skills and knowledge.

Important: Revised maintenance of competence requirements

The Resources Regulator has provided further information in the Guide: Maintenance of competence for practising certificates. (PDF, 1.59 MB)

This includes:

  • What is acceptable to satisfy the criteria for formal training courses.
  • Requirements specified for the different tier levels of Quarry manager practising certificates.
  • Further clarification on eligibility for bonus year for those who applied in the implementation period specified.
  • Removed the sample recommended logbook so it is only found on the website.

Practising certificates overview

An overview of the new system of practising certificates and eligibility requirements.

Apply for a practising certificate

If you hold a certificate of competence or required qualification you will be able to apply for a practising certificate.

Maintenance of competence scheme

The maintenance of competence scheme applies to all practising certificates issued by the NSW Resources Regulator.