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Perth’s Leading RTO For Confined Space Training & Traffic Management Courses

Down to Earth is a leading registered training organisation (RTO) in Perth delivering top tier units of training for traffic management, civil construction, confined spaces, first aid/CPR and more. Acquire your white card or construction tickets for clearance to work on a construction site or receive competency to operate forklifts or EWP boom lifts through our various courses.

Down to Earth training equips you with the skills and knowledge to confidently tackle the rigours of the construction and traffic industries. From learning about proper height safety to learning safe and effective first aid and CPR, it’s easy to upskill and receive nationally recognised competencies through a trusted Australian RTO. Have flexibility in your training with options to study our courses online or in-person from our Rockingham facility.


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Heal Country!

Down to Earth Training and Assessing  acknowledges Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people as the original custodians of this country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to their Elders, past, present and emerging.


New Course


Mental Health Awareness Course

Down to Earth Training & Assessing are pleased to be partnered with aidinsight to present to you a new 1-day Mental Health Awareness course.

This course covers mental health in the workplace, suicide awareness, plus drug and alcohol awareness.

This eye-opening 1-day course aims to educate about the signs and symptoms of mental health disorders such as depression and anxiety, as well as effective support strategies, and calls to end the stigma surrounding mental health.

For information on costs & bookings, please call the office on 9528 8888 or contact admin at


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Extra support for businesses as BAC extension announced

The Federal Government has announced it will extend the Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements (BAC) subsidy for employers who sign up a new apprentice or trainee before September 30th 2021..


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Coronavirus Notice

Down to Earth Training and Assessing (DTE) would like to reassure our Clients that we’re doing everything within our power to protect you, your employees and our employees from Coronavirus. We are supporting and applying the advice of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Australian Government to slow the rate of coronavirus infection.


New Special Course Package

Save Money & Time With DTE's Traffic Course Package!

Traffic Management & Traffic Control Just $350

We’ll beat any price by 5%

Our two day traffic management and traffic control course includes

-          RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
-          RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
-          RIIWHS302E Implement traffic management plan
-      RIIWHS205E Control traffic with stop-slow bat

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In-House Training Courses

Our in-house traffic management and civil construction courses are available as traditional classroom training or blended learning.

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Plant & VOC Assessment

Our plant operator courses provide most effective professional development in plant operations

Affordable Traineeships

A traineeship is a great pathway to develop the skills and knowledge of new and existing employees. Consider a Certificate III in Civil Construction (RII30915), Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations (RII30815), Certificate III in Trenchless Technology (RII31615) or Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision (RII40715). Funding is available for eligible trainees.

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Invest in your future through Online Courses
You probably already know that many Australian’s are currently self-isolating. During this time, it is important to maintain good physical and mental health.
Coronavirus notice
Down to Earth Training and Assessing (DTE) would like to reassure our Clients that we’re doing everything within our power to protect you, your employees and our employees from Coronavirus.
High Risk Work License courses
We have been asked on many occasions if we will mix or combine High Risk Work License courses to decrease time on the course.
Let’s talk about VOC’s
There is a lot being said about VOC’s, but the basics of a VOC is that it is NOT worth the paper/plastic it is written on.

About Down to Earth Training & Assessing

Down to Earth Training and Assessing is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO number 51199) accredited by the ASQA – Australian Skills Quality Authority to provide a range of nationally recognised competencies, white cards and tickets relevant to the mining, civil construction, logistics and engineering industry. Over the past 20 years, Down to Earth Training & Assessing has experienced phenomenal growth from a relatively small, family owned business to a nationally accredited training services provider servicing clients across Australia. Down to Earth Training & Assessing continues to grow in all areas due to the high quality of the training and assessing that we deliver. We are proud of our RTO's impressive growth results, experience of our trainers and assessors and excellence in operations which is demonstrated through ASQA – Australian Skills Quality Authority audits.