Appointed Person Section 44 Training Online

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Online Appointed Person Section 44 Training Availability


2 Hours | $209

This course is delivered using Tempus. Inclusive of GST if relevant.

If you have any questions or need assistance with your eLearning course, please contact us on 1300 580 466 or email


2 Hours | $209

This course is delivered using Tempus. Inclusive of GST if relevant.

Course Overview

The Section 44 training covers all aspects of S44 of the Mine Safety Inspection Act 1994 including its relevance to the role and responsibilities of supervisors, company operations and to other sections of the Act and the Mines Safety Inspection Regulations 1995.

This awareness course is for those working in the West Australian mining and resources industry. Section 44 arms appointed persons with the necessary legislative knowledge to perform their role for the safety and health of their workers, the company and themselves. This course provides a solid understanding of the the principles and knowledge needed for those aspiring to be Appointed Persons.

Payment Options

Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500. The balance of fees payable will be charged at a point in the course that is proportionate to the amount of the deposit paid, e.g. a 10-day course costing $3,000, the remaining $1,500 will be charged at the end of day 5 (upon completion of 50% of the course).

A Payment Plan option is available for this course, please visit the Payment Plans Page for more information.

Payment for this course can be made via eftpos, cash, cheque or the Payment Plan option above. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email or call
1300 700 080.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded with a Certificate of Completion. This is in PDF format and can be saved and printed.

Appointed Persons (Section 44) Learning Course is not nationally recognised, but it provides a solid understanding of the knowledge and principles on the responsibilities of an appointed person.

Learning Outcomes

Knowledge about the principal obligations of an Appointed Person:

  • Workplace obligations
  • Reporting obligations
  • Training and supervision
  • Emergency procedures
  • Registration of Plant
  • Risk management
  • Compliance under the Act
  • Delegation
  • Mines inspection under Section 44 and the role of the Mines Inspector
  • Health and Safety representatives obligation under the Act
  • Awareness of the legislative requirements and the responsibilities of an Appointed Person
  • Knowledge on how to mitigate risk for the purpose of having a safe workplace
  • Awareness of compliance regulations and how to avoid penalties

Appointed Persons Section 44 comprises of the following modules:

  • Course Description
  • Legislative Requirements
  • Compliance
  • Workplace Inspections
  • Reporting
  • Training, Supervision, Delegation
  • Plant and Hazardous Substances
  • Risk Management
  • Mine Inspectors
  • Inhibition and Prohibition Notice
  • Health and Safety Representatives and Provisional Improvement Notice
  • Course Summary

Further Information

Are you interested in Appointed Persons (Section 44)? For more information about the course or how to apply, email or call 1300 540 466 or you can Apply Online.

Suitable For

Section 44 training is intended for aspiring and existing supervisors in mining and construction who have been appointed by their employers.

Course Delivery

The Section 44 Online Training is delivered using Tempus - Site Skills Training Online Learning platform.

Once you have completed your enrolment, you will automatically receive your logins and you will be able to commence your course at any time.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tempus?

Tempus is Site Skills Training Learning Management System (LMS), designed to deliver and manage your courses online.

How do I enrol?

You may proceed to our online enrollment form page In that page please select the course you would like to enroll in and fill-in all required information in the form. Once you have submitted the application and paid for the course successfully, you will receive email confirmation about your registration, payment and login details (username and password). You may use these login credentials immediately to access the enrolled course.

How does Online Learning work?

In online learning, course materials are presented and delivered from the internet and are accessible via computer, tablet or handheld devices. Upon successful application to the course you will receive a username and a password in your email address which will be used to log in to our Learning Management System (Tempus). Courses are presented in various multimedia formats (Audio, video and graphical slides) to enhance your learning experience. It will also include quizzes that need to be passed for you to complete the course. Once the course has been completed you will then be able to download your certificate.

How long do I have to complete the course?

After Enrolling you will be able to access the course for one month. It’s best that you get stuck into the course as soon as possible.

Which devices can I use to access online courses?

These courses are able to work with any web browser (Chrome, Firefox, Opera, etc.) and on any device (PC, laptop, tablet, phone). It is advisable to have an ADSL connection speed. For cellular phones, 3G is the minimum connection speed, and 4G is for optimum use. If the course still doesn’t work, contact our technical support.

Do I have to complete the course all at once?

No, if you have to leave during the course, you are able to log back in. You will be placed straight back to where you left the program.

What if I forget my Password?

If you forget your password, click the “Forgot Username | Password” button on the login page. You will be given the choice to submit your username or email address.

The system will then send you an email giving you the option to reset your password.

I have other questions, who do I contact?

If you experience any difficulty or need some assistance please email us at or call us at 1300 580 466 for support or 1300 800 288 for our sales. Our friendly support team will happily assist you.

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