Managing Health Safety & Environment in Mines

This course will provide the underpinning knowledge in relation to the regulations and best practices that are used at a well-run site.  It will explain how to integrate safe systems into everyday operational and management practice to meet all necessary obligations as well as business performance objectives.


Who should attend?

  • Supervisors
  • Foremen
  • Junior Managers

What will I learn?

  • Health and Safety at Mineral Extraction Sites  
  • Managing Health and Safety
  • Workplace Regulations
  • Safe Systems of work
  • Health Surveillance
  • Monitoring the Workplace Environment
  • Noise
  • Key aspects of an EMS
  • ISO Systems
  • Lone Working
  • EPP (Emergency Planning Procedures)
  • Incident Investigation
  • Behavioural Safety
  • Complete an assignment based on a workplace scenario

How will I benefit?

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Apply theory to practice in the workplace
  • Understand how the concepts and principles of health safety and environment are implemented on a mine site.
  • Undertake research on health safety and environmental related topics
  • Better communicate views and ideas with work colleagues in a structured and intelligent manner
  • Understand how culture, attitude and behaviours impact on the workplace
  • Develop ideas to reduce workplace accidents and improve company performance

What's included?

  • Training course notes
  • Certificate
  • 10 - 40 CPD hours (depending on the number of face-to-face sessions included) accredited by the Institute of Quarrying.