Applications for new examination round open

October 31, 2017 Tara

Applications for new examination round open

The new underground mine supervisor statutory function for underground metalliferous mines will take effect from 1 February 2018. From that date, mine operators of underground metalliferous mines will have to nominate a person to exercise the statutory function.

An additional round of examinations has been scheduled for the week commencing Monday 11 December 2017.

Application forms for a certificate of competence to be an underground mine supervisor are available on the department’s website.

Key dates:

  • Applications close – 17 November 2017
  • Oral examinations – 11 -15 December 2017

Further  information
Further information on the underground mine supervisor certificate of competence is available on the department’s website.

For further advice contact the Mining Competence Team on 02 4931 6625 or 1300 736 122 or email minesafety.competence@industry.nsw.gov.au

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