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Module 92: Demonstrate an understanding of strata control theory and terminology relevant to mining environment 



You will be learning towards the outcome "Demonstrate an understanding of strata control theory and terminology relevant to mining environment"

Whilst learning towards the outcome you will be required to achieve the following specific outcomes:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of basic rock mechanics terminology.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the physical mining environment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of geological discontinuities and associated hazards.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the role of pillars in mining.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the term "Remnant" and remnant precautions.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the term "Special Areas" and controls required in such areas.

The person credited with this Module is able to understand the meaning of the law of the occupational health and safety act.

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