Who should attend

  • individuals that are interested in or are working in mining
  • individuals applying for a mineral claim in Lightning Ridge

This course will review

  • claim markout
  • mine establishment
  • roof failure
  • legislation
  • types of roof support
  • mine environment
  • electrical installations
  • ventilation of mines
  • underground surveying
  • mine planning


$110 (including GST)

How to register

To register for this course complete and submit the Mine safety awareness course form.

  • Photo ID including your birth date must be submitted with your application.
  • Enrolments for the courses close Wednesday for the week prior to the course.
  • No enrolments will be accepted on the day of the courses.
  • Please arrive 15mins early to sign in and receive course materials.

More information

For more information or enquiries about this course contact the Lightning Ridge office on 6820 5200 or email lightningridge.office@planning.nsw.gov.au. Information on other mining courses is available on our mining courses webpage.

Dates / times

Date: 29th October 2018 - 30th October 2018

Time: Monday: 11:00am to 4:00pm Tuesday: 8:30am to 4:00pm


Lightning Ridge Bowling Club


Phone: 6820 5200

Email: lightningridge.office@planning.nsw.gov.au