Opencast mining courses

Full qualifications

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National Certificate: Rockbreaking: Surface Excavations 62869 141
Further Education and Training Certificate: Mining Operations 74490 160

 

Skills programmes

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Blasting Assistant in Surface Mines and Quarries

SP/CLA-G017 14
Competent Person A – The Examination; Making Safe and Declaring Safe of Surface Mines; Quarries; Dumps and Stockpiles SP/CLA-G01SCA1 27
The Control of Explosives Magazines on Surface Mines and Quarries SP/CLA-G018 22
Competent Person B: The Installation; Maintenance and Removal of Support Units in Surface Mines and Quarries SP/CLA-G016 29
Operating Mobile Equipment for Surface Excavation Operations MQA/SP/0119/09 18
Occupational Health and Safety Activities for: Part Time/Workplace Representatives and Shop Stewards in the Mining and Minerals MQA/SP/0120/10 9
The Handling of Explosives in Mines SP/CLA/G019 7


Blasting - Short course

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Collect; Store and Issue Explosives From a Surface Magazine

110218 10
Co-Ordinate Drilling and Blasting Operations 115615 26
Carry Out Secondary Breaking using Explosives 257037 11
Identify and Demarcate Misres in a Surface Excavation 257055 2
Make Up Primer and Charge Holes 257022 2
Time and Connect Initiating Blast Systems 257058 2
Mark O Drill Holes for Blasting in Quarries 230015 3
Examine and Make Safe Blasted Quarry Excavations 115535 5
Make Saw Cuts by means of a Diamond Wire Saw 116663 15
Conduct Blasting Operations in Dimension 116614 15


Supervisor / Management development programmes

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Leader Development Programme

Environmental Impact Management Plan
Construct And Maintain Roads in Surface Excavations
Roles and Responsibilities of a Production
Supervisor in a Mining Environment
Understanding of Surface Excavation
Short Term Mine Planning
Health and Safety Principles
Causes of Falls of Ground
Problem-Solving Technique
Plan; Organise; Lead and Control Activities
Enhance Team Performance
Budget Function in a Business Unit
Manage Expenditure against a Budget
Labour Supervision and Production Procedures for Supervisors

 

Health and Safety - Short course

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Address Workplace Hazards and Risks

Safety; Health and Environmental
Principles and Procedures
Investigation into Workplace Incidents
Control Workplace Hazardous Substances
Base Line Risk Assessment and Hazardous
Tasks Identications
ICAM
ICAM for supervisors
Lead Investigator Training

 

Machinery Equipment

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Hydraulic excavator

Drill Rigs
Track Dozer
Motor Grader
Rigid Body Rear Dumper
Articulated Dump Truck
Front-end Loader
Explosives Truck
Forklift
Backhoe – TLB
Face shovel
Machinery equipment training