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.
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 email@example.com or call 1300 700 080.
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.
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
- 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
- Workplace Inspections
- 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
Are you interested in Appointed Persons (Section 44)? For more information about the course or how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1300 540 466 or you can Apply Online.
Section 44 training is intended for aspiring and existing supervisors in mining and construction who have been appointed by their employers.
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.