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].
All Trainings are held at the Mine Training Center in Juneau at 1415 Harbor Way (In the UAS Technical Education Center)
Classes begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m.
Classes are limited to a maximum of 25 students.