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Accreditation and Membership:

• ISO certification across all Management Systems
• Accredited with the Mining Qualifications Authority (MQA)
• Member of the British Safety Council


• 9 x lecture rooms
• 3 x e-learning venues
• 1 x visual based training centre
• 1 x trackless mechanised simulator training facility
• Conventional mining mock-up centre
• Fully equipped workshop to provide basic engineering training
• Basic rigging practical facilities
• Electro-hydraulic training bench
• Torch cutting
• Welding, grinding and hand drilling
• Drop raise and raise drilling mock up
• Underground diamond drilling mock up
• Grout plant training facility
• Shaft sinking mock-up centre


• Daily capacity of 450 learners at any one time
• A total of 383 beds available for semi-skilled employees
• A total of 24 beds available for skilled employees
• We make use of guesthouses for senior staff in training


• Catering services are provided by Fedics and we can feed up to 500 learners per day.
• A small tuck shop with general items is available
• Tea and coffee served twice per day
• Two kitchens serving 3 meals per day


o Sustainability policy