University of Alaska Southeast

Course Description

New Miner - Surface
TitleNew Miner - Surface

Surface Inexperienced New Miner (MSHA Part 48b)

Applies to work on the surface at an underground mine.

This course, delivered by MSHA approved cooperative instructors, provides 24 hours of classroom instruction designed to train and certify persons who work in a Part 48 surface mine, engaged in the extraction and production process who are regularly exposed to mine hazards; or who is a maintenance or service worker employed or contracted by the operator who works for frequent or extended periods. [MSHA 30 CFR Part 48 Subpart B].

PLEASE NOTE: June 2015 - August 2015 trainings will be held on the main UAS campus at 11120 Glacier Highway in Egan Classroom 109.

Classes begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m.

Classes are limited to a maximum of 25 students.

Dates08-04-2015 - 08-06-2015
Dates09-08-2015 - 09-10-2015
Dates10-06-2015 - 10-08-2015
Dates11-10-2015 - 11-12-2015
Dates12-08-2015 - 12-10-2015

University of Alaska Southeast