Course Overview

Each miner will receive no less than 8 hours of Annual Refresher Training no less frequently than once each 12 months as prescribed in Section 48.28.

Weekend and late shift times available.

This course is offered in multiple languages.

This course covers:

  • Changes at the mine or plant which may affect miners’ safety or health
  • Mandatory Health and Safety Standards.
  • Transportation Controls and Communication Systems
  • Escape and Emergency Evacuation Plans:  Fire Warnings and Fire Fighting
  • Ground Control; Working in Areas of, High Walls, Water Hazards, Pits, and Spoil Banks; Illumination and Night Work
  • First Aid
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Prevention of Accidents
  • Health
  • Explosives
  • Self-Rescue and Respiratory Devices

Classes may be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met, so sign up early!  A 7-Day Advance Notice will be provided in case of class cancellation.

Dates and Location

August 25, 2017 8 a.m. – Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology (13500 NW CR 235 Alachua, Florida 32615) REGISTRATION CLOSED

September 26-28, 2017 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.- Florida Public Safety Institute (75 College Drive, Havana, FL 32333), Classroom TBA

October 24-26,2017 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.- Florida Public Safety Institute (75 College Drive, Havana, FL 32333), Classroom TBA

November 14-16, 2017  8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.- Florida Public Safety Institute (75 College Drive, Havana, FL 32333), Classroom TBA

Course Registration

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