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Mining & Energy

Mining is one of the cornerstones of Australia's economy, contributing significantly to its growth, export revenue, and industrial development. Our courses provide essential skills for one of Australia's primary industries, offering abundant career opportunities in the energy and resources sector.


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Backhoe Ticket

Conduct Backhoe/ Loader Operations

Bobcat/SkidSteer licence

Conduct Civil Construction Skid Steer Loader Operations

Certificate II in Resources and Infrastructure Work Preparation

Certificate II in Resources and Infrastructure Work Preparation

Construction Industry (White Card)

Construction Induction Card (White Card)

Dozer Ticket

Conduct Civil Construction Dozer Operations

Dump Truck

Conduct Rigid Haul Truck Operations

Excavator Ticket

Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations

Front end loader ticket

Conduct Civil Construction Wheeled Front End Loader Operations

Grader Ticket

Conduct Civil Construction Grader Operations


Plant Operator Licence Verification of Competency (VOC)

Plant Operator Refresher Training

Plant Operator Refresher Training

Roller Ticket

Conduct Roller Operations

Telehandler Certificate

Conduct Telescopic Materials Handler Operations

Safe Working at Heights

Work Safely at Heights

Learn More About Our Mining & Energy Courses

Whether you're starting fresh or aiming to advance, our programs equip you with essential skills for success in various roles within these pivotal industries. They include foundational principles to cutting-edge practices, ensuring you're prepared to navigate the complex and ever-changing Mining and Energy landscape.If you envision yourself as a machinery operator, safety-conscious supervisor, or forward-thinking energy professional, our curriculum empowers you to excel in your chosen path, contributing to resource extraction or pioneering sustainable energy solutions.

Why Our Students choose to study with major

Both students and employers consistently select Major Training as their training partner of choice due to our regularly scheduled short courses and flexible training delivery options. We offer weekly short courses across multiple sites including on-site/private courses, and our qualifications can be delivered either onsite or remotely, catering to diverse preferences. Our trainers, who are industry experts, dedicate themselves to customising their delivery to meet the specific needs of our students.


Over 10,000 students complete their training with us every year!

Student Pass Rate

We maintain an impressive 95% pass rate and offer additional support where needed to ensure every student's success.


Our commitment to flexible delivery options allows you to train on your terms.

Years Experience in Training

Leading the way in real-world training for the Construction, Automotive and Engineering Industries for over 2 decades.

Our Training Locations

Our training services are available across Queensland and northern New South Wales, catering to both urban and regional areas. Additionally, we offer the flexibility of providing training at our designated facilities or directly at your onsite location for added convenience.

Yatala Office

Gold Coast Training Courses

Major Training provides certified apprenticeship training courses on the Gold Coast at our purpose-built facility in Ormeau. From heavy vehicle training to high-risk licencing, we deliver a range of courses at this convenient location to prepare you for career advancement.

Tickets & Licencing

Brisbane Training Courses

Major Training’s purpose-built facilities in Morayfield and Dinmore provide essential training for apprenticeships in Brisbane. Our simulated worksites allow you to develop skills in a real-world setting, giving you the confidence to access employment opportunities immediately after graduating.

NSW Training

NSW Training Courses

Major are delivering training in regional NSW for a variety of courses including load shifting, industry short courses, and some engineering skillsets.

Cairns Office

Cairns Training Courses

Major Training Cairns is a purpose-built facility to provide certified apprenticeship and training courses in Cairns. A family run business that has been in operation for over two decades, Major Training is passionate about educating and empowering students. 

Regional and Onsite Training

Regional & OnSite Training Courses

Do you find it difficult to release your staff for training, or find it challenging to coordinate a location for off-site training?
Major makes it easier. We can provide trainers across Queensland, and across Australia, for a number of our qualifications.


Industry Funding Options Available

Major Training Group has various funding options available for those wishing to undertake training with us across a range of industries. Funding possibilities include State funding, industry funding, or self-funding options.

User Choice

The User Choice program provides a funding contribution towards the cost of training and assessment services for eligible Queensland apprentices and trainees.

Smart & Skilled

Smart and Skilled is the central NSW Government program for vocational education and training (VET) and is also the vehicle for delivering NSW Fee Free.

Cert 3 Guarantee

The Certificate 3 Guarantee provides a government subsidy to support eligible individuals to complete their first post-school certificate III level qualification

CSQ Funding

If you’re considering upskilling in construction, you may be able to receive support from CSQ funding. Where CSQ funding doesn’t cover the full cost of the program, you will be required to contribute towards the remaining course fees.

Higher Level Skills

The Higher Level Skills program aims to assist individuals to gain the higher-level skills required to secure employment or career advancement in a priority industry, or to transition to university to further their studies.

Study Now/ Pay Later

Major Training has can now offer you the opportunity to pay your course on a flexible weekly, fortnightly or monthly payment plan through our finance partner or by selecting AfterPay at checkout.

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Need some help or want to find out more about our courses? Get in touch on 1300 790 822

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