About Us

Simtars is a registered training organisation (RTO), offering specialist courses that promote quality safety and health practices within the resource industries. Our courses are delivered by industry experts and incorporate advanced virtual reality technology and practical learning environments to enhance learning outcomes. Our program ranges from introductory through to advance technical training and can be tailored to meet both national and international client needs. Training is relevant for individuals working in the following resource industries:

Mining - Construction - Minerals processing - Energy - Transport - Oil and gas – Utilities - Manufacturing


Course scope

Our courses focus on training related to occupational health and safety and risk management.


Mine specific training:

• Electrical equipment in hazardous areas

• Mine inductions for surface and underground operations, including upgrades and conversions

• Site safety and health representative

• Spontaneous combustion management

• Stonedust sampling


General resource industry training:

• Chemical awareness (asbestos, dangerous goods and hazardous substances)

• Confined spaces

• Fatigue management

• Fire extinguisher training

• Gas test monitoring

• Manual handling

• Risk management

• Working at heights

• Workplace exposures (heat safety, noise and dust)