HPOTS are also able to conduct verification of competency (VOC) for experienced operators to ensure they are trained to the latest unit of competency.
HPOTS offers WHS training for supervisors in the form of nationally recognised S1, S2, S3 courses. The course covers risk assessment techniques, workplace communication skills and incident investigation. This qualification is increasingly required for work on mine sites but are equally applicable to general industry.
Hunter Plant Operator Training School (HPOTS) has been delivering a range of Nationally Accredited workplace training Workplace Saftey and Mine Supervisor Courses across NSW for over 36 years.
Situated on over 300 acres of a rehabilitated mine site at Cessnock in the Hunter Valley which is just 50 minutes from Newcastle, HPOTS offers a range of different training environments to replicate workplace situations.
HPOTS training centre incorporates 6 training rooms, realistic practical training areas and real world equipment. Our aim is to provide people with the opportunity to acquire skills knowledge they can use in the workplace. We have a range of mobile plant on site to allow hands on training and plenty of “seat time” to develop basic skills.
Workplace safety is a top priority at HPOTS; everyone involved in our training is given thorough instruction in safe planning, preparation and operation to match real-world situations. Our trainers have years of experience in their fields and concentrate on the practical aspects of “doing the job.”
We also offer on-site training to suit our customers; whether it be high risk training, heights, confined space or Verification of Competency (VOC) assessments Training can be customised to match your requirements. Our trainers can use your site facilities and reduce the need for your personnel to travel.