MOC Course: Mining Legislation Overview

This Legislation Overview course is 3.5 hours of formal training on NSW mining legislation. It will cover key parts of the WHS Act/Regs, and WHS (Mines & Petroleum Sites) Act/Regs.

Coremine legislation

The training will focus particularly on parts of the legislation that is commonly confused or misunderstood, as well as the legislation that underpins our mining operations in NSW.

Whilst this is specifically for open cut applications, there is substantial cross over to the underground statutory functions. For Practising Certificate holders, this counts as formal training towards your Maintenance of Competence.

The course will cover:

  1. Maintenance of Competence Scheme
  2. Legislative framework in NSW
  3. Safety Management System including PHMP & PCP
  4. Duties and consultation
  5. Worker representation and powers
  6. Regulator enforcement measures
  7. Incidents
  8. Emergency Management

Instructors will also summarise the key changes to the WHS M&P Regulation 2022 as it applies to open cut operations.

This event will be held online via Microsoft Teams and limit seating for in-person attendance.

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