MSHA Part 46 Annual Refresher Training Course


This Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) Part 46 Annual Refresher course is designed to meet all regulatory requirements for affected workers who are required to complete a minimum of 8-Hours of refresher training every year to maintain compliance with MSHA regulations.

* Please Note - this course WILL NOT fulfil the training requirements of the Part 48 course. *


Upon completion of this mine safety 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 MSHA Part 46 Annual Refresher course will cover the following topics:

  • Instruction to the 1977 Mine Act
  • Mine Changes
  • Mandatory Health and Safety Standards
  • Self-Rescue and Respiratory Devices
  • Transportation Controls and Communications
  • Escape and Emergency evacuation procedures
  • Explosives
  • Ground Control
  • Hazard Communication
  • Electrical Hazards
  • First Aid Methods
  • Accident Prevention


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.

Who Should Attend?

Miners or Contractors who hold a current, in-date P46 certificate and require a refresher.

Suggested Progression

Part 46 Refresher training is required on an annual basis.


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Only those delegates who have passed the MSHA P46 New Miner training course, or a previous MSHA P46 Annual Refresher course in the last 12 months, are eligible to attend this 8-hour annual refresher training .
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