You must prove that you are qualified to attend this course through your very descriptive application, proof of MSHA-approved training and a letter from previous mine operators verifying that you worked at that mine, including length of employment. You also must send copies of your 5000-23 or Part 46 training certificates.

You must have the following to attend the course: At least one year of MSHA experience and at least one year of MSHA/OSHA instructional experience.

Each person will be required to obtain a MSHA MIIN number before the beginning of the class. The MIIN number can be obtained online at

Your attending and completing this course does not guarantee your approval; your application and experience will. 


Class Dates: September 24 through September 26, 2019

Class Start: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Florida Public Safety Institute, Dining Hall Building, Executive Conference Room

Contacts: Nori Ortiz | (863) 533-5390 | or Karen Miller, CMSP | (850) 201-7689 |

Cost for Prep Course: No charge

Training Materials: Available for a fee (DVD’s, CFR’s, etc.)

Minimum Class Requirements: We must have 10 approved candidates meeting pre-qualification requirements to hold a class. Seven-day cancellation notice will be provided by September 17 if the class requirement is not met.