This Sub Skill Module will be useful to people who are required to demonstrate knowledge and ability to work in a surface mine.
People credited with this Sub Skill Module are able to:
- Explain the requirements of he relevant aspects of the Mine Health and Safety Act.
- Demonstrate understanding of emergency procedures.
- Demonstrate an awareness of strata control.
- Demonstrate an awareness of applicable ISO standards.
The skills, knowledge and understanding demonstrated within this Sub Skill Module are essential for social and economic transformation and contribute to the upliftment and economic growth of the mining and minerals sector.
This Sub Skill Module is intended to promote general skills and understanding of demonstrating knowledge and ability to work in surface mine in the mining and minerals sector in order to ensure knowledgeable competent and informed workers.