Event Details

Wednesday, 23 September, 2020 - 10:00 to 11:30
Australian Western Standard Time (AWST)
WA Branch


390 Stirling Crescent
Hazelmere WA 6055


AIHS Member: Complimentary I  Non-Member: Complimentary


Event Organising Body: 
Australian Institute of Heath & Safety
(03) 8336 1995



The Australian Institute of Health & Safety WA Branch would like to invite you to join us on Wednesday 23 September for the Barminco Underground Mine Training Facility Tour.

Being an effective health and safety advisor relies on understanding the context where work is actually performed. In the case of underground mining - How can you learn about the hazards and risks of working underground without physically being in danger? Mel Dugay is the lead induction and safety trainer at Barminco and will take us on a tour of a life-size underground mine site simulation.

You will experience: 
- An underground mine simulator
- Virtual Reality training for underground mining hazards
- Live emergency response exercises 


Events Details:
Date: Wednesday 23 September 2020
Time: 10:00 - 11:30 (AWST)
Location: Barminco, 390 Stirling Crescent Hazelmore, WA, 6055
Cost: Complimentary

Event capacity is strictly limited

This is a live training facility the following PPE is required: safety boots, high visibility long sleeve shirt and long pants

Learning Outcomes:
1. Professional Networking
2. Learn about the hazards and risks associated with underground mining by physically visiting a simulation site. 
3. Experience Virtual Reality training 
4. Observe live fire fighting and emergency evacuation drills

10:00am:  Registration / Meet at Barminco Admin
10:15am- 11:00am: Underground Mine Facility Tour
11:00am- 11:30am: Q&A and Wrap Up

Cameron Stevens - Founder Safety Innovation Academy & AIHS WA Branch Committee Member




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