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Virtual MSHA Part 48 (B) Annual Refresher Training Course


Course is taught by an MSHA accredited trainer following an MSHA approved training plan.
Upon successful completion of the course students will be presented with a signed 5000-23 form
Students must have a computer/laptop with a web cam to participate. Students may not participate via phone.

This online instructor-led MSHA Part 48 Annual Refresher Training Course will be delivered remotely, using instructor-led online learning.  This course content remains the same as classroom-based training, however, you’ll attend a scheduled, interactive class via video conferencing.

This Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) Part 48 Annual Refresher course is designed to meet all regulatory requirements. The MSHA Part 48 regulations require workers to complete a minimum of 8-Hours of Part 48 Surface Miner refresher training every year.

* Please Note – this course WILL NOT fulfil the training requirements of the Part 46 course. *


At the end of this online instructor-led health and safety training course, successful students will demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of the hazards associated with working at a mine site and be able to minimize the risks.


The virtual MSHA Part 48 Annual Refresher course will cover the following topics:

  • Mandatory Health and Safety Standards
  • Transportation Controls and Communication Systems
  • Escape and Emergency Evacuation Procedures
  • Ground Control; Working in Areas of Highwalls, Water Hazards, Pits and Spoil Banks; Illumination and Night Work
  • First Aid Methods
  • Electrical Risks
  • Accident Prevention
  • Dust and Noise Health
  • Explosives
  • Self-Rescue and Respiratory Devices


Attendees will be required to attend full learning hours and achieve a passing score on all tests and assessments.  On successful completion of this Miner Training, students will receive a 5000-23 MSHA certificate which is valid for 12 months.

Suggested Progression

Part 48 Refresher training will be required on an annual basis.

Who Should Attend

New Miners, maintenance personnel, independent contractors, manufacturers field representatives of anyone exposed to the hazards of mining operations who hold a current, in-date P46 certificate and require a refresher.


Only those delegates who have passed the MSHA P48 New Miner training course, or a previous MSHA P48 Annual Refresher course in the last 12 months, are eligible to attend this 8-hour annual refresher training.

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