MSHA New Miner Training

Safety & Health Administration (SHA)
Course outline



New Miner includes the Mine Safety and Health Act (MSHAct) of 1977 requirements for 30 CFR Part 48 New Miner Training of inexperienced, newly-employed miners. Through the combination of lecture, slides, transparencies, videos, discussion, demonstration and occupational experience, participants will identify mine safety and health hazards and how to protect themselves from these hazards.