Supervisor Common Core: Ground Control - Underground Mining

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This course presents an overview of ground control issues and techniques in underground mines including, properties of rocks, structural features, rock stress, rock failure methods, ground control considerations in mine design, monitoring, drilling and blasting controls, ground support, and Ontario regulations pertaining to ground control.
 
The course meets the knowledge requirements for a portion of the module 'Identify Geological Features and Supervise Ground Control Installations' of the Common Core for First Line Supervisors (including Program #770121 and #770131). To become fully accredited under the supervisory common core programs, participants must return to their workplace and demonstrate to a qualified trainer their skills and their understanding of the company's specific requirements according to government legislation, company standards and manufacturer specifications for supervising ground control installations.
 
Note:
The 'Geological Features' requirements of this module are not addressed in this course.
 
Prerequisites: 
To ensure success in this module, all participants should have taken WSN's Act & Mining Regulations and Introduction to Mining Safety Programs courses.
 
Intended Audience: 
This course is intended for underground supervisors, JHSC members, health & safety personnel.
 

In-person

Duration: 
2 days
Price: 
$500.00
Language: 
English
Sector: 
Material(s) included with this course: 
Equipment needed: 
For all Supervisory Common Core sessions, please bring your copy of the OHSA Reg 854 for Mines and Mining Plants – reference copies will be available at the session.
DateLocationLanguageMethodPriceSeats
April 12, 2023
8:00am - 4:00pm
Workplace Safety North
235 Cedar St
SUDBURY ON
April 12-13, 2023
EnglishIn-person$540.0020
May 09, 2023
8:00am - 4:00pm
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
30 Algonquin Blvd W
TIMMINS ON
May 9-10, 2023
EnglishIn-person$540.0015
October 17, 2023
8:00am - 4:00pm
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
30 Algonquin Blvd W]
TIMMINS ON
October 17-18, 2023
EnglishIn-person$540.0015
December 05, 2023
8:00am - 4:00pm
Workplace Safety North
235 Cedar St
SUDBURY ON
December 5-6, 2023
EnglishIn-person$540.0015

Please select the session that you would like to register for. If that session is full, please contact training@workplacesafetynorth.ca to be added to a waiting list.