Umshini Mining Training

Underground Mining


Productivity and safety are both contributing to the mines not achieving full profit potential. Well trained workers will turn this around under diligent supervision.

Underground Courses

  • Miner’s Assistant (Blasting Assistant)
  • Loco Gang Supervisors
  • Loco Operators
  • Team Leaders
  • Teams
  • Loader Operators
  • Drillers / Drill Rig Operators
  • Winch Operators
  • Supervision for Line Managers
  • Trackless Mobile Machinery Operators
  • Engineering Assistants / Pump Attendants
  • Cutting Torch

Opencast Mining


Legislation requires that all workers must be trained in all procedures, standards, control measures, emergency procedure, etc.

Opencast Courses

  • Torch Cutting
  • Supervision for Line Managers
  • Forklift and Tractor Operators
  • All Loaders, Excavators, Graders, Dozers, Drill Riggs, Truck, Dump Truck (ADT, Haul)
  • All Engineering Assistants (Boilermaker Assistant; Fitter Assistant, etc.)
  • Supervisory and Leadership Courses Duration

Other Training - Underground and Surface

Other Courses

  • Strata Control
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Award in First Line Management
  • Certificate in Middle Management
  • Diploma in Advanced Management
  • Leadership Development Course
  • All IR/ HR courses
  • Engineering
  • Competent “A”
  • Competent “B”
  • Blasting Assistants
  • Geology
  • Management Courses
  • A Full training database (Supplied to clients on their own computers)