What is MSHA training?
MSHA, or Mine safety and Health Administration, certification is the proof of training or retraining within the mining industry as outlined by the Administration, which is required for various jobs within the mining industry.
How long is the MSHA training class?
Our 8-hour new miner training course includes everything you need to start working at a Part 46 mine. Once you complete the course, your employer will provide an additional 16 hours of training at the mine to teach you about site-specific hazards.
Who needs MSHA training?
All surface miners intended to work at metal, non-metal mineral, and surface coal mine operations, must take Part 48 MSHA training; new miners are required to take 24 hours of instructor-led training to obtain 5000-23 certification. Experienced or returning miners need 8 hours of Part 48 (subpart B) refresher training.
What does MSHA stand for?
Mine Safety and Health Administration
Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)
How long does it take to get MSHA certification?
All surface miners intended to work at metal, non-metal mineral, and surface coal mine operations, must take Part 48 MSHA training; new miners are required to take 24 hours of instructor-led training to obtain 5000-23 certification.
How long does it take to get MSHA certified?
Who is covered by MSHA?
Section 4 of the Mine Act gives MSHA jurisdiction over each coal or other mine and each operator of such mine. Section 3(d) defines “operator” and includes in that definition independent contractors performing construction at mines.
How do I request online courses from Amhsa?
Request Online Courses: please contact our Calgary Office at 1.800.267.9764 or email [email protected] To view AMHSA’s training and cancellation policies, click here.
What is MSHA training&education?
MSHA provides materials, guidance, and hands-on assistance to help miners and operators meet their training obligations and more. In the Training & Education section of our website, we have gathered many of our materials for your convenience, and will add to them over time. Questions?
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