ONLINE Instructor-Led MSHA Part 48 (A) Annual Refresher Training Course

Overview

This virtual MSHA Part 48 (A) 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 (A) Underground refresher training every year.

*PLEASE NOTE - THIS COURSE IS ONLY APPLICABLE TO PART 48 SUBPART A AND WILL NOT APPLY TO WORKERS SEEKING SURFACE CERTIFICATION COVERED IN PART 48 SUBPART B*

Objectives

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 underground at a mine site and be able to minimize the risks.

Agenda

The virtual MSHA Part 48 (A) Annual Refresher Training course will cover the following topics:

  • Mandatory health and safety standards
  • Transportation controls and communications systems
  • Barricading
  • Roof or ground control and ventilation plans (underground)
  • First aid
  • Electrical hazards
  • Prevention of accidents
  • Self-rescue and respiratory devices
  • Health
  • Explosives
  • Mine gases

Assessment

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?

New Miners planning to work in an underground mine, Experienced Miners, maintenance personnel, independent contractors, manufacturers field representatives of anyone exposed to the hazards of mining operations who hold a current, in-date P48A certificate and require a refresher.

Accreditation

MSHA - Mine Safety & Health Administration

Prerequisites

Only those delegates who have passed the  MSHA Part 48 (A) New Miner training course , or a previous MSHA Part 48 (A) Annual Refresher course in the last 12 months, are eligible to attend this  8-hour annual refresher training .
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