02 Jul 2021

As per the WA Government announcement this afternoon, the Perth and Peel lockdown will end at 12:01am Sat 3 July, with some restrictions to remain in place until at least 12 July.

Classroom courses will resume at AVELING Jandakot from 5 July, however Rio Tinto require all candidates attending Rio Tinto inductions at AVELING Jandakot to undergo a 3 point COVID screen and test clear before presenting to AVELING for their course. These requirements will be in place for courses running from 5 to 9 July.

 The screening is made up of 3 layers:

  1. Questionnaire covering travel, hotspots, symptoms
  2. Temperature – taken with a non-touch thermometer
  3. Rapid antigen screen – involves a nostril swab with results in 15- minutes.

There are two screening locations, Terminal 2 and Terminal 3 of the Perth Airporthttps://goo.gl/maps/GQqCAHG7FiFjqMkA6

  • T2 Perth Airport

The testing station is located on the outside of the passenger terminal, the best parking is in the short-term car park at T2

  • T3 Perth Airport

The testing station is located within the large white marquees located in the short-term car park at T3.

Course attendees have been allocated between 8:00am and 9:00am each morning to attend the Rio Tinto screening stations, please arrive at T2 or T3 at 8:00am to undergo the test to ensure you can get back to AVELING as soon as possible to start your course.

Participants will be provided with a date stamped wristband and a screening receipt to show as proof of screening which must be presented to AVELING before being permitted to enter the training session.

A mask must be worn for the time you’re at the airport including carpark and screening tent.

Masks are required to attend all courses at AVELING.


Participants on all other courses must follow COVID-safe guidelines including receiving a temperature check upon arrival at AVELING, check in with the Safe WA app or signing the contact register and wearing a mask at all times.

If you have any queries regarding these requirements, please do not hesitate to contact us on 08 9379 9999.